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Performing Sappho Conference

Posted on 15/06/2012

A conference jointly organized by the APGRD, University of Oxford, and the University of Monash with a performance of Sappho…in nine fragments by Jane Griffiths.

The event is free to attend but you are asked to register in advance. To register, please contact justine.mcconnell@classics.ox.ac.uk.

Venue: Lecture Theatre, Ioannou Centre, 66 St Giles, Oxford (http://www.apgrd.ox.ac.uk/visit-us)
Date: Saturday 14 July 2012

10.45-11.00 Welcome
11.00-11.45 Armand D’Angour (Oxford) 'Love in fragments: putting back the pieces of Sappho poem 31'
11.45-12.30 Jo Balmer (Poet/translator) ‘Translation: The Performance of the Text?'
12.30-1.15 Jennifer Wallace (Cambridge) ‘L.E.L : The Brompton Sappho’
1.15-2.15 Lunch
2.15-3.00 Margaret Reynolds (QMUL) 'O ma lyre immortelle: Singing Sappho’
3.00-3.45 Marguerite Johnson (Newcastle, New South Wales) ‘Odi et amo: The protégé examined’
3.45-4.15 Tea
4.15-5.00 Andrew Benjamin (Monash) ‘Animals and Friends : Notes on Sappho Fragment 142’
5.00-5.45 Jane Griffiths (Monash) ‘Sappho in the flesh’
5.45 - 6.30 Drinks
8pm Performance of Jane Griffith's Sappho...in Nine Fragments


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