Date: September 20, 2019, 16:00 – 19:30
Place: Faculty Library of Arts and Philosophy (Rozier 44, 9000 Gent), Atrium
The Journal of Latin Cosmopolitanism and European Literatures (JOLCEL) is a peer-reviewed, open-access journal, focusing on Latin and other cosmopolitan languages within European literary history. The first issue and more information can be found at https://jolcel.ugent.be/.
To mark the launch of JOLCEL, Catherine Conybeare (Bryn Mawr College) will be giving an inaugural lecture entitled ‘”Improve This Thought”: Latin Literature and Cosmopolitan Marginalia’. Her lecture will be followed by a reception with music and testimonials by Ghent University colleagues about the importance of the Latin tradition in their past and current research and educational activities.
* 4 – 4.30 pm: presentation of JOLCEL
* 4.30 – 5.30 pm: inaugural lecture
* 5.30 – 7.30 pm: reception with music and testimonials
We hope to see you there!
The JOLCEL editorial board & RELICS executive board