Department of Greek & Latin


Chris Carey (the conference)

A Conference to mark the retirement of Chris Carey

19 September 2014
University College London

Conference Programme

Registration and Coffee 

10.45-11.00 am
Welcome and Introduction
Jonathan Wolff (UCL) and Gesine Manuwald (UCL)

11.00-1.00 pm
Greek drama: Nick Lowe (RHUL): "How to read a stasimon"
Respondent: Emmanuela Bakola (KCL)

Greek lyric: Giambattista d'Alessio (KCL): "Fiction, Performance and Communicative  Contexts: Problems of Interpretation in Greek Archaic Lyric"
Respondent: Peter Agocs (UCL)

1.00-2.00 pm

2.00-4.00 pm
Greek rhetoric: Lene Rubinstein (RHUL): "Lys. IV Pros Alexidemon (fr. 7 Carey) and shared authority in the Athenian household"
Respondent: Christos Kremmydas (RHUL)

Greek historiography: Simon Hornblower (Oxford): "Lykophron's Persian Wars"
Respondent: Chris Pelling (Oxford)

4.00-4.30 pm
Tea / Coffee

4.30-5.00 pm
Pat Easterling (Cambridge) and John Killen (Cambridge): "Tribute to Chris Carey"

5.00-6.00 pm
Keynote: Mike Edwards (Roehampton): "Lyric, Lysias, Law - and More. A propemptic lecture in honour of Chris Carey"

6.00-7.00 pm
Reception in the Flaxman Gallery


Wilkins Building, Gustave Tuck Lecture Theatre, UCL London WC1E 6BT