Classicism and Modernity, Fall 2012

This seminar was taught in conjunction with the exhibition “The English Prize: The Capture of the ‘Westmorland,’ an Episode of the Grand Tour” at the Yale Center for British Art, October 4, 2012–January 13, 2013.

  • Frank Salmon, University of Cambridge, “Carrying Off the Colosseum: British Architectural Encounters with Rome in the 1770’s”
  • Simon Goldhill, King’s College, Cambridge, “Sappho, Lincoln, and the Senate: Picturing Nineteenth-Century Female Desire”