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CANCELED: Second classics-department candidate presentation

February 1, 2011

CANCELED. Stark will instead come to campus on Feb. 14.

Caroline Stark, a candidate for the tenure-track position in the Department of Classics, will give a public presentation in Science Center 349 from 12:30-1:30 today (Feb. 2). The title of her talk is
“The Invention of Desire.” This presentation examines Botticelli’s "Birth of Venus" and "Primavera" and how knowledge of the classical tradition enhances our understanding of these enigmatic paintings.