Monthly Archives: September 2012

Reflections of technology in ancient literature: RU Classics GSA presents 27 September 2012 lecture by Cornell’s Courtney Ann Roby

An 1830 medal of the Two Sicilies honors Archimedes (3rd century BCE)

Hold onto your hats. The Rutgers Classics Graduate Student Association (GSA) kicks off its ambitious 2012/3 lecture series on Thursday 27 September 2012 at 6 PM in Ruth Adams Building 003. Featured is Professor Courtney Ann Roby of Cornell University, who lectures on “Literary Reflection of Mechanical Technology in the Ancient World.” Continue reading