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Claire Bubb: Science and Spectacle in Galen’s Rome

March 11, 2021 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM EST

The Institute for the Study of the Ancient World at NYU presents

Exhibition Lecture
Science and Spectacle in Galen’s Rome

by Claire Bubb, ISAW, on March 11, 2021, 5:00PM EST

Claire Bubb received her A.B. in Classics: Greek and Latin from Brown University in 2006 and her Ph.D. in Classical Philology from Harvard University in 2014 with a dissertation considering the audience of Galen’s On Anatomical Procedures. She was subsequently a Visiting Assistant Professor at ISAW and a Faculty Fellow at the NYU Department of Classics.

The exhibition with which this lecture corresponds isThe Empire’s Physician: Prosperity, Plague, and Healing in Ancient Rome, which will open in late February.

From the organizers: Registration is required. You will receive the necessary Zoom information under the “Additional Information” section in the confirmation email from Eventbrite upon registration. You will receive the Zoom link again in an additional email an hour before the lecture begins.


March 11, 2021
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM EST




Institute for the Study of the Ancient World
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