The Virgil Society

Click below for the 2014-15 meetings of the Virgil Society of the United Kingdom. The Virgil Society

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Call for Papers, SCS 2016

Vergilian Society CFP for SCS 2016 Happy Golden Anniversary, Harvard School! Just about fifty years ago, three seminal works that W. R. Johnson would famously characterize as the “somewhat pessimistic Harvard school” (Darkness Visible [U. of Calif. 1976] 11, 156-57) were published:  Adam Parry’s “The Two Voices of Virgil’s Aeneid” (Arion 2 [1963] 66-80), Wendell Clausen’s “An Interpretation […]

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Coverage of the 2014 Symposium Cumanum

Quarto Canale: Area Flegrea, Simposio Virgiliano (June 28, 2014)

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Call for tour directors, 2016

The Vergilian Society invites applications for the direction of classical summer and winter programs for 2016 and beyond. We are particularly interested in innovative and exploratory programs at different levels, wholly or partially held at the Villa Vergiliana at Cumae. Tours involving Campania are particularly sought after for 2016, as well as those with an emphasis […]

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Call for Papers: Symposium Cumanum 2015

Revisiting Vergil and Roman Religion Symposium Cumanum 2015 June 23-26, 2015 Directors: John F. Miller (Virginia) and Christopher Nappa (Minnesota) The Vergilian Society invites proposals for papers for the 2015 Symposium Cumanum at the Villa Vergiliana in Cuma, Italy. In 1998, the publication of Beard, North, and Price’s Religions of Rome and Feeney’s Literature and […]

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Villa Restoration

The restored front face of the Harry Wilks Study Center at the Villa Vergiliana.

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Spring 2014 Sortes

Please note the election announcement in the Sortes Spring 2014.

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Vergil Week at CWRU

Now announcing Vergil Week 2014 at Case Western Reserve University.  Please click below for the really wonderful schedule of events.  The program will take place April 19-25th: http://classics.case.edu/vergil-week-2014-2/

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In Memoriam Notice

Harry T. Wilks In Memoriam It is with a mixture of tremendous sadness and deep admiration that we must share the news of the death of Harry Wilks on March 11, 2014 on his 89th birthday. Members of the Vergilian Society will be most familiar with Harry from his generous gift leading to complete renovation […]

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Call for Papers, APA 2015

Virgil, Elegy, and Epigram Sponsored by the Vergilian Society Richard Thomas, Organizer The Vergilian Society would like to sponsor a panel devoted to papers exploring any aspect of this topic. Proposals may focus on generic and other continuities and discontinuities between Virgil’s works and the early Greek elegists; connections with Hellenistic and Catullan epigram; Virgilian […]

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