The University of Missouri History Department Presents: The 2018 Fordyce Mitchel Memorial Lecture Series, featuring Paul Christesen, William R. Kennan Professor of Ancient Greek History, Dartmouth College, who will give a talk, "How Athletic Nudity Made Ancient Greece: Sports, Nudity, and Identity" on Thursday, October 9, 2018, 7:00 PM in Allen Auditorium, Arts and Sciences 110.
Free and Open to the Public
Schedule of Fordyce Mitchel Memorial Lecture Series talks for the week:
Monday, October 8, 4:00 in Middlebush 212: “Spartans Getting Naked: Ancient Sparta and the Origins of Greek Athletic Nudity”
Tuesday, October 9, 7:00 in Arts and Sciences 110: “How Athletic Nudity Made Ancient Greece: Sports, Nudity, and Identity”
Wednesday, October 10, 4:00 in Middlebush 310: “How Athletic Nudity Made Democracy: Sports, Nudity, and Politics”
Thursday, October 11, 4:00 in Middlebush 211: ‘How Athletic Nudity Made Greek Aesthetics: Sports, Nudity, and Embodiment in Ancient Greece”