We’re pleased to announce that we will have a panel at the 2018 meeting for the Society for Classical Studies (Jan. 5th 8-10.30am), as well as a general meeting (Jan. 4th 4-5pm). Any interested members are welcome and encouraged to attend both. See below for details.
The Classics and Social Justice Open Meeting is scheduled to be held on:
Date: Thursday, January 4, 2018
Time: 4.00 pm – 5.00 pm
Assigned room: Columbus 1+2
Location: The Marriott Boston Copley.
The Classics and Social Justice panel is scheduled for Friday, January 5th, 8am-10.30am.
|Session 1: Classics and Social Justice (Organized by Jessica Wright, University of Southern California, and Amit Shilo, University of California, Santa Barbara)|
|Elina Salminen (University of Michigan)||“At Intersections: Teaching about Power and Powerlessness in the Ancient World”|
|Casey C. Moore (Ridge View High School)||“Engaging Minority Students: Modifying Pedagogical Practice for Social Justice”|
|Rodrigo Verano (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid)||“Reading Homer in and outside the Bars: An Educational Project in Post-Conflict Colombia”|
|Molly Harris (University of Wisconsin – Madison)||“The Warrior Book Club: Advancing Social Justice for Veterans through Collaboration”|
|Amy Pistone (University of Michigan)||“First Do No Harm: Responsible Outreach and Community Engagement”|