John Ma: Cavafy, the Hellenistic Age, and Us

  • Columbia University, Hamilton Hall 309

The Modern Greek Seminar at the University Seminars Program
& The Program in Hellenic Studies at Columbia University
invite you to a talk by

John Ma
Professor of Classics, Columbia   

Cavafy, the Hellenistic Age, and Us

John Ma has just joined the Classics Department after 15 years in Oxford. The author of Antiochos III and the Cities of Western Asia Minor (1999) and Statues and Cities: Honorific Portraits and Civic Identity in the Hellenistic World (2013), he works on ancient Greek history and culture, especially in the Hellenistic period. 

The talk is co-sponsored by the Department of Classics.