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December 2015

Jocasta Classical Reception Greece – Workshop on Tragedy and World War II

15th December 2015 @ 16:00 - 20:15
University of Patras Library

Jocasta Classical Reception Greece (http://jocasta.upatras.gr/) is pleased to organise an interdisciplinary workshop on Tragedy and World War II which will take place on Tuesday 15 December 2015 at the University of Patras, Greece. On the occasion of the completion of 72 years since the Kalavrytan Holocaust (13 December 1943) and 70 years since the end of WWII, the workshop seeks to explore the interrelatedness between tragedy and events preceding or succeeding World War II, thus being circumscribed in a postclassical…

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March 2016

Ancient Greek Tragedy and the THE.AM.A (Theatre for People with Disabilities)

30th March 2016 @ 18:00 - 21:00
Lecture Room 1st Floor, LIS, University of Patras

  Jocasta Classical Reception Greece (http://jocasta.upatras.gr/) is pleased to organise, as part of the course Reception of Ancient Greek Drama, a lecture and discussion with director/actor Vasilis Oikonomou and theatrologist/actor Panos Zournatzidis on “Ancient Greek Tragedy and the THE.AM.A (Theatre for People with Disabilities)”. The lecture and discussion will take place on Wednesday March 30 2016  (Lecture Room 1st Floor, Library and Information Center (LIS), University of Patras, Greece). Vasilis Oikonomou (BA in Dramatic Art (Athens), BA in History and Archaeology (Athens),…

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April 2016

The Bacchae in the favelas of Rio de Janeiro

6th April 2016 @ 18:00 - 21:00
AULA, Department of Philology, University of Patras

  Jocasta Classical Reception Greece (http://jocasta.upatras.gr/) is pleased to organise, as part of the course Reception of Ancient Greek Drama, a lecture and discussion with director Sotiris Karamesinis on ''The Bacchae in the favelas of Rio de Janeiro''. The lecture and discussion will take place on Wednesday April 6th 2016 at the AULA, Department of Philology, University of Patras, Greece. Because of the limited number of available seats (35) please prebook your seat electronically here, should you wish to attend the…

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May 2016

Thucydides from Page to Stage

11th May 2016 @ 18:00 - 21:00
AULA, Department of Philology, University of Patras

Jocasta Classical Reception Greece is pleased to organise, as part of the course Reception of Ancient Greek Drama, a lecture and discussion with Professor Spyridon Rangos, entitled "Τὰ γενόμενα καὶ αἰεὶ ἐσόμενα: Thucydides on the consequences of a crisis", followed by a workshop by director and theatrologist Georgina Kakoudaki, entitled “Δημόσιον σῆμα: History through the Narrative of the Polis”. Recently there has been a renewed interest in the re-reading of Thucydides’ History of The Peloponnesian War in relation with today’s society…

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Jocasta Classical Reception Greece – 1st Annual Postgraduate Symposium in Classical Reception

28th May 2016 @ 08:00 - 29th May 2016 @ 20:45
Room: K9, Department of Philology, University of Patras,
Patras, Greece

1st Annual Postgraduate Symposium in Classical Reception “Continuities and Discontinuities in Classical Reception” Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 May 2016 Room: K9, Department of Philology, University of Patras, Greece The full programme is now available.  Download here. ABOUT THE SYMPOSIUM Jocasta Classical Reception Greece is pleased to announce the 1st Annual Postgraduate Symposium in Classical Reception, which will take place on Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th of May 2016 at the Department of Philology, University of Patras, Greece. Reception is…

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June 2016

Jocasta Classical Reception Greece – International Conference on Classical Reception and the Human

10th June 2016 @ 14:00 - 12th June 2016 @ 20:30
Room: II.9, Conference and Cultural Centre of the University of Patras,
Patras, Greece

 International Conference on Classical Reception and the Human Friday, June 10, 2016 to Sunday, June 12, 2016  Room: II.9, Conference and Cultural Centre of the University of Patras, Greece  Download full programme and abstracts here. Info about Accommodation, Transportation and Conference Buildings ABOUT THE CONFERENCE Jocasta Classical Reception Greece based at the University of Patras is pleased to announce an International Conference on 10-12 June 2016 which seeks to explore the interrelatedness of Classical Reception and the Human. In the very…

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November 2016

Telediscussion: ”Classical Reception”

8th November 2016 @ 15:00 - 16:00
Departamental Teleconference Room, University of Patras

  Greek in Greece (GIG Program) is pleased to announce the 2nd Ohio - Patras Transatlantic Conversation in collaboration with Jocasta Classical Reception Greece. This telediscussion focuses on Classical Reception (especially the cinematic reception of Oedipus king and Medea). The telediscussion will take place on Tuesday, November 8th 2016 . Because of the limited number of available seats (45) please prebook your seat electronically until Sunday November 6th 2016 12.00pm here, should you wish…

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January 2017

CFP: Classical Antiquity & Memory from 19th to 21st Century, International Conference at the University of Bonn, 28 – 30 September 2017

January 3 @ 08:00 - May 31 @ 23:55
Senatssaal, Central Building of the University of Bonn
Bonn, Germany

International Conference on Classical Antiquity & Memory from the 19th to the 21st Century   Quand l'homme a voulu imiter la marche, il a créé la roue, qui ne ressemble pas à une jambe. Apollinaire, Les mamelles de Tirésias, Préface   (EXTENDED Deadline for abstract submissions: May 31st 2017 - EXPIRED!) Reading Antiquity always already presupposes an act of re-membering and thereby a…

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April 2017

Patras Innovation Quest 2017

April 7 @ 17:00 - April 9 @ 21:00

    Jocasta Classical Reception Greece is pleased to announce its participation for the first time in the 4th Exhibition Patras Innovaton Quest – PatrasIQ, a know-how transfer event which aims to develop and strengthen cooperation among the research community and the productive sector. Visit us at kiosk 81. For more information, visit Patras IQ website here.

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May 2017

Queer Shades of Ancient Greek Myth in Post-War Greek Theatre and Cinema

May 25 @ 12:00 - 15:00
AULA, Department of Philology, University of Patras

Jocasta Classical Reception Greece has the pleasure to host a discussion with Panagiotis Evangelidis and Konstantinos Kyriakos, which will be held on May 25th, 2017 in the frame of the Course Reception of Ancient Greek Drama. The discussion will focus on the queer shades in the reception of ancient Greek myth in post-war Greek theatre and cinema. Panagiotis Evangelidis is a scriptwriter, director, author and translator. He is known for the films Xenia (2014), Strella (2009) – both directed by…

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