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Lecture: “GO SPARTANS: Girls’ Athletics in Ancient Greece”

Wednesday, September 21, 2011
4:00 AM
Kelsey Museum Lecture Hall
434 South State Street

a lecture by Dr. Jenifer Neils, Ruth Coulter Heede Professor of Art History and Classics, Case Western Reserve University
Ancient Spartan women were unique in their status and independence, yet images of them are rare. Dr. Neils discusses these legendary beautiful women and how their Athenian rivals depicted them.
Sponsored by the Archaeological Institute of America
Free and open to the public