Representing Race in the Roman Empire: Images of Aethiopians in Ancient Italic Visual and Material Culture

Departmental Event

Start Date: Mar 05, 2020 - 03:30pm
End Date: Mar 05, 2020 - 05:00pm

Location: Dane Smith Hall 125

 This lecture, presented by Sinclair Bell , focuses on how Roman artists represented "Aethiopians" (sub-Saharan peoples) in different visual media, and explores issues related to the patronage, production, and viewership of these works.

Sinclair Bell: Professor of Art History at Northern Illinois University, Richard D. Cohen Fellow, Hutchins Center for African and African American Research, Harvard University

For more information and the full lecture description, see the flyer.