On December 1, 2012, 16 undergraduates presented their research to an audience of faculty, students, fellows, and senior fellows at the Center for Hellenic Studies in Washington, DC. This issue includes video from the December symposium.


“A Reexamination of Demosthenes’ Opposition to the Macedonians”
Gregory Callaghan, College of William & Mary
Abstract | Paper and Video | Session 2 Discussion Video

“Laughing at the Present: An Examination of Nostalgia in Aristophanes’ Frogs”
Brian Credo, University of Notre Dame
Abstract | Paper and Video | Session 2 Discussion Video 

“Battle Sarcophagi in Ancient Rome: An Explanation for the Visual Differences Present on the Alexander, Portonaccio, Achilles and Penthesilea, and Ludovisi Sarcophagi”
Amelia Eichengreen, Bryn Mawr College
Abstract | Paper and Video | Session 1 Discussion Video

“Fantasy over Fact: An Inquiry into The Greek Alexander Romance and the Role of Memory”
Audrey Lorberfeld, Reed College
Abstract | Paper and Video | Session 2 Discussion Video

“The Iconography of a Pseudo-Panathenaic Amphora by the Nikoxenos Painter”
Robert Miller, The University of Mississippi
Abstract | Paper and Video | Session 1 Discussion Video

“Social Responses to Female Agricultural Ritual and ‘Aischrologia’”
Erik Shell, University of Maryland – College Park
Abstract | Paper and Video | Session 2 Discussion Video

“The Bridge from Heaven to Helen: Reconciling the Divine and Human Forms of Helen”
William Shrout, Trinity University
Abstract | Paper and Video | Session 1 Discussion Video

“From ‘Oedipus’ to ‘Incendies’”
Erin Williams, Howard University
Abstract | Paper and Video | Session 1 Discussion Video

“Homer Multitext Project”
Matt Angiollilo, Thomas Arralde, Melissa Browne, Nikolas Churik, Brian Clark, Stephanie Lindeborg, and Rebecca Musgrave, College of the Holy Cross
Paper and Video | Session 3 Discussion Video


Editorial Assistants,
Alexandra Baro, Bard College;
Zoë Erb, Whitman College;
Mary Henning, Concordia College;
Mason Johnson, Rhodes College;
Gregory Montoya-Mora, University of New Mexico;
Nhut Nguyen, Agness Scott College;
David Williams, Kenyon College