SIAC Newsletter 135 (12/2017)

Les noms des membres de la SIAC sont en gras. – I nomi dei membri della SIAC sono in grassetto. – Names of SIAC members are written with bold characters.

I. ACTIVITES DE LA SIAC / ATTIVITÀ DELLA SIAC / SIAC ACTIVITIES

1 – NOUVEAUX MEMBRES / NUOVI SOCI / NEW MEMBERS

– Aurelia Gumz – Associate – Tübingen – Germany

– Astrid Maria Helena Nilsson – Regular – Billinge – Sweden

– Dennis Pausch – Associate – Wetzlar – Germany

II. CICERONIANA

1 – PUBLICATIONS / PUBBLICAZIONI / PUBLICATIONS

– Minasola, Castrenze, La lex Licinia de sodaliciis e i collegia illicita elettorali alla luce di una rilettura della pro Plancio di Cicerone, “Iuris antiqui historia”, 8, 2016, 157-176. LINK

– Mouritsen, Henrik, Cicero’s familia urbana and the Social Structure of Late Republican Rome, in Matthias Haake & Ann-Cathrin Harders (Hrsg.), Politische Kultur und soziale Struktur der Römischen Republik. Bilanzen und Perspektiven, Stuttgart, Franz Steiner, 2017, 215-230. LINK

– Nebelin, Marian, rev. of Dean Hammer, Roman Political Thought. From Cicero to Augustine, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press 2014, “Historische Zeitschrift”, 303, 1, 2016, 179-180. LINK

– O’Daly, Irene, Diagrams of Knowledge and Rhetoric in Manuscripts of Cicero’s De inventione, in Erik Kwakkel (ed.), Manuscripts of the Latin Classics 800-1200, Leiden, Leiden University Press, 2015, 77-106. LINK

Reggi, Giancarlo, Le “Ad familiares” di Cicerone in un codice umanistico milanese della Biblioteca cantonale di Lugano, “Fogli”, 38, 2017, 19-49. LINK

– Rosillo-López, Cristina, Public Opinion and Politics in the Late Roman Republic, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 2017. LINK

– Santangelo, F., rec. di V. Sauer, Religiöses in der politischen Argumentation der späten römischen Republik. Ciceros Erste Catilinarische Rede – eine Fallstudie, “Athenaeum”, 105, 1, 2017. LINK

– Santoro, Rosa, rec. di Luca Fezzi, Il corrotto. Un’inchiesta di Marco Tullio Cicerone, Roma & Bari, Laterza, 2016, “Bollettino di Studi Latini”, 47, 1, 2017, 345-347. LINK

– Vesperini, Pierre, (éd.), Philosophari. Usages romains des savoirs grecs sous la République et sous l’Empire, Paris, Classiques Garnier, 2016: Renée Koch Piettre, Lucrèce entre Memmius père et Memmius fils. Une interprétation de Cicéron, Ad familiares, XIII, 1; Charles Guérin, Leviers philosophiques et autonomie de la rhétorique dans l’Orator de Cicéron. LIEN

2 – A VENIR & INFORMATIONS / PROSSIME INIZIATIVE & INFORMAZIONI / FORTHCOMING & INFORMATION

Latin resources for schools (Cicero’s Pro Milone), University of Nottingham, Department of Classics. These free downloads of extracts from a departmental research project cover the selections from Cicero’s speech Pro Milone on the current OCR AS and A Level Latin syllabus. Each sentence of the speech is: 1) printed in such a way as to display its grammatical structure; 2) analysed for the number and type of clauses; 3) described in terms of its contribution to the ongoing argument. These extracts are from Persuasive Language in Cicero’s Pro Milone by Dr Lynn Fotheringham, Department of Classics. LINK

– Conference Understanding Each Other in Antiquity, Prague, 21-23 June 2017. Antje Junghanß (Dresden University of Technology), Benefit or affront? (Mis)understanding each other in Cicero’s De officiis and Seneca’s De beneficiis. LINK

– Conference Approaches to ancient Greek and Latin im/politeness, Madrid, 26-27 June 2017. J. Hall (University of Otago), Cicero De Officiis 1.132-136 and the art of polite conversation. LINK

– Colloquium Cicero and Roman Religion/Cicero e a Religião Romana, Rio de Janeiro, 10-12 July 2017. Valentina Arena (University College London), Cicero and the Power of Religious Knowledge; Federico Santangelo (Newcastle University), Cicero on Divine and Human Foresight; Claudia Beltrão (Universidade Federal do Estado do Rio de Janeiro), The God and the Consul in Cicero’s Third Catilinarian; María Emilia Cairo (Universidad Nacional de La Plata), Una lectura de De haruspicum responso de Ciceron: algunas reflexiones en torno a la identidad romana; Alexandre Carneiro C. Lima (Universidade Federal Fluminense) and Patricia V. von Benkö Horvat (Universidade Federal do Estado do Rio de Janeiro), Statues of Diana/Artemis in Cicero (De signis – Verr. 2.72-83) and Pausanias (Hellados periegesis II. 2.3); Maria Eichler (Universidade Federal do Estado do Rio de Janeiro), Epicurean pietas and Political Action in Lucretius and Cicero; Carlos Gustavo Direito (Escola da Magistratura do Estado do Rio de Janeiro/Pontifícia Universidade Católica), Parricide in the Roman Republic: the case of Sextus Roscius; Deivid Valerio Gaia (Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro), Cicero in Cyprus: Public Powers and Conflict Resolution; Erica Christyane Silva (Universidade Federal do Espírito Santo), A Population of Divine and Sacred Statues in Late Antiquity; Katherine East (Newcastle University), Editing Ciceronian Religion in the Enlightenment; Greg Woolf (ICS – University of London), The Politics of Syncretism in Classical Antiquity. LINK

III. ACTIVITES DES MEMBRES / ATTIVITÀ DEI MEMBRI / MEMBERS’ ACTIVITIES

1 – PUBLICATIONS / PUBBLICAZIONI / PUBLICATIONS

Li Causi, Pietro, From descriptions to acts: the paradoxical animals of the ancients from a cognitive perspective, in Formisano, Marco & Philip van der Eijk (eds.), Knowledge, text and practice in ancient technical writing, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 2017. LINK

Rocca, Silvana (a cura di), Latina Didaxis XXXI (Atti del Convegno, Genova 17 maggio 2016), Milano, Ledizioni, 2016: Silvana Rocca, Presentazione; Alessandro Garcea, “Grammatici disiecti”: continuità e discontinuità nel pensiero linguistico latino nella nuova edizione in corso dei frammenti grammaticali latini; Renato Oniga, La storia della parola “phrasis” dall’antichità ad oggi. LINK

Tixi, Mariella & Rocca, Silvana (a cura di), Giulio Ossequente, Il libro dei Prodigi, Santarcangelo di Romagna, Rusconi Libri, 2017. LINK

– Vesperini, Pierre, (éd.), Philosophari. Usages romains des savoirs grecs sous la République et sous l’Empire, Paris, Classiques Garnier, 2016: Francesca Alesse, Filosofia stoica e classe dirigente romana nel II secolo a.C. Panezio, Blossio, gli Scipioni; Carlos Lévy, Lucilius et la fondation de la culture philosophique romaine; Elisa Romano, La philosophia dei «non filosofi». Varrone e Vitruvio. LIEN

2 – A VENIR & INFORMATIONS / PROSSIME INIZIATIVE & INFORMAZIONI / FORTHCOMING & INFORMATION

– Conference Understanding Each Other in Antiquity, Prague, 21-23 June 2017. Dennis Pausch (Dresden University of Technology), Lost in Reception? Polybius’ Paradoxical Impact on Writing History in Republican Rome. LINK

– Forschungsseminar Latinistik SoSe 2017, München, 11.7.2017. Maria Jennifer Falcone (Universität Erlangen), Schuld, freier Wille und Verteidigungsstrategie: aus einem neuen Kommentar zu Dracontius’ Satisfactio. LINK

[Last updated on June 16th, 2016.]

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