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Classics Talk

The Society for Ancient Languages and the History Department at UAH are pleased to announce 2008 Classics Week featuring Dr. Nathan Rosenstein, a professor of history at The Ohio State University.

Dr. Rosenstein, who holds a Ph.D. from the University of California at Berkeley, is a specialist in the history of the Roman Republic and early Empire. He is the author of Imperatores Victi: Military Defeat and Aristocratic Competition in the Middle and Late Republic (1990), Rome at War: Farms, Families, and Death in the Middle Republic (2004) and co-editor, along with Kurt Raaflaub, of War and Society in the Ancient and Medieval Worlds (1999) and, with Robert Morstein-Marx, of A Companion to the Roman Republic.

Dr. Rosenstein will give two public lectures on Friday April 4, 2008, both in Roberts Hall 419 (the art history lecture hall):

12:00 noon: "Phalanges in Rome?"

7:00 p.m.: "War and State Formation: Republican Rome and Warring States in China"

Please come and bring a friend! For more information, contact