Ethnic Identity and Imperial Stability in the Histories of Tacitus
- 11/15/2012 | 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM
- Location: Searles Science Building, Room 315
- Event Type: Lecture
- Sponsor: Classics
- Contact: Tammis Donovan
- - Open to the Public -
The Classics Department presents a lecture by Jonathan Master, Assistant Professor of classics at Emory University. His diverse research interests include roman historiography, post-Augustan Latin, and ancient ethnography. His talk, "Ethnic Identity and Imperial Stability in the Histories of Tacitus" explores the role that non-ethnically Roman subjects of the Empire play in starting and continuing the civil wars of AD 69.