Distinguished Lecture: Vesuvius in Ash & Ink - Geologic & Literary Chronicles of a Catastrophe
- Thursday, October 20, 2016 at 6:00pm
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Join us to explore a diverse range of topics related to the exhibition, Leisure & Luxury in the Age of Nero: The Villas of Oplontis Near Pompeii.
Leisure & Luxury Faculty & Distinguished Guests Lecture Series - Vesuvius in Ash and Ink: Geologic and Literary Chronicles of a Catastrophe with Dr. David Bowen, Assistant Research Professor of Earth Sciences, Montana State University and Megan Bowen, Ph.D. candidate in Classics, University of Virginia.
Led by faculty from Montana State University and visiting presenters, this series of lectures will highlight the unique connections between the ecosystems and cultural systems of the Yellowstone region and the ancient Bay of Naples.
Free to the public.