9:30 a.m. 121 Fitness Center, 2130 Adelbert Road, Cleveland OH 44106
Join the 121 Fitness Center Running Club for a 5-kilometer group run to honor Vergil. Meet at 121 Fitness Center, next to the windmill on CWRU Campus. Look for new race details in 2015.
1:30 – 3:30 p.m. Art Studio, 2215 Adelbert Road, Cleveland OH 44106
The contest is open to high school and university students and judged by graduate students in Art Education. The exhibition of student and faculty art inspired by Vergil and Greco-Roman civilization. Download rules and registration materials here.
4:30 – 5:45 p.m. Clark Hall 206
The Latin recitation contest is open to high school and university students. Download rules, registration form, and official text here.
4:00 – 6:00 p.m. Clark Hall 206
Roundtable discussion of the ethical element in ancient and modern poetics as it relates to epic or narrative poetry.
8:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m. Crawford Hall, SAGES Café, 10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland OH 44106
All are invited to join in a complete reading of the Aeneid in the English translation by John Dryden. The Vergil Week Art Contest Exhibition will also be taking place at this time.
Time: 5:00 – 6:00 p.m Clark Hall 206
The Department of Classics is pleased to welcome Dr. Craig Kallendorf to provide the keynote address. Dr. Kallendorf is a Professor of English and Classics at Texas A&M University. The keynote address is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be provided.
The Vergil Week Program is sponsored by the Department of Classics at CWRU and with the generous support of the Baker Nord Center for the Humanities.