Symposium Cumanum 2018 ~ Call for Proposals

The Vergilian Society is soliciting proposals for the Twenty-Third Annual Symposium Cumanum, to take place at the Villa Vergiliana in Cuma at the end of June, 2018.  We will consider a proposal on any theme pertaining to Virgil and his times, although preference may be given to a subject that has not been treated recently.  […]

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Symposium Campanum 2017 Call for Proposals—deadline extended

The Vergilian Society is soliciting proposals for the Second Annual Symposium Campanum, to take place at the Villa Vergiliana in Cuma in mid-October, 2017.We will consider proposals on any aspect of the history, archaeology, art and architecture, and geology of Italy and Sicily from the remotest antiquity to the Renaissance. Each proposal should be prepared […]

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Request for applications–Exchange Program Grant

Thanks to the generosity of Mr. Harry Wilks, the Vergilian Society is pleased to be able to offer one or two seed grants for 2015-2017, to bring a group of secondary students to the Harry Wilks Study Center at the Villa Vergiliana in Cuma, Italy. The grants will cover room and board at the Harry […]

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Symposium Cumanum 2017 ~ Call for Proposals

The Vergilian Society is soliciting proposals for the Twenty-Third Annual Symposium Cumanum, to take place at the Villa Vergiliana in Cuma at the end of June, 2017.  We will consider a proposal on any theme pertaining to Virgil and his times, although preference may be given to a subject that has not been treated recently.  […]

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The Alternative Augustan Age, 13-16 October 2016

The Alternative Augustan Age Villa Vergiliana, Cuma, Italy 13-16 October 2016 In his essay on provincial perspectives in the Cambridge Companion to the Age of Augustus, Greg Woolf asked ‘how we might write the history differently if we did not start from Rome and the first emperor’. He proceeds to look at the geopolitical trends […]

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McKay Book Prize, 2017

McKay Book Prize Announcement The Vergilian Society is pleased to announce the opening of the next competition for the Alexander G. McKay Prize for the best book in Vergilian studies. The prize, which is accompanied by a cash award of $500 or a life membership in the Vergilian Society (valued at $750), will be awarded […]

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Symposium Campanum, Fall 2016

The Vergilian Society of America is instituting a new symposium, to begin October 13–16 2016. The Symposium will be hosted by the Harry Wilks Study Center at the Villa Vergiliana in Cuma, Italy. Details of the Villa may be found at: http://www.vergiliansociety.org/villa/ The new symposium series will focus on any aspect of the history, archaeology, art […]

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Symposium Cumanum 2015

Symposium Cumanum Program and Abstract Book

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Symposium Cumanum 2016

Music in the Time of Vergil Symposium Cumanum 2016 June 21-24, 2016 Director: Timothy J. Moore (Washington University in St. Louis) The Vergilian Society invites proposals for papers for the 2016 Symposium Cumanum at the Villa Vergiliana in Cuma, Italy. The last twenty-five years have seen a marked increase in scholarship dedicated to ancient Greek […]

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Spring 2015 Sortes

Sortes Spring 2015

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