Ancient Wisdom & Modern Heartbreak: How Rome Helped Shape the U.S.

Thu, April 11, 2019 11:00 A.M. Add to your calendar
Senior Services at Parkway Central Library

Explore the Roman world with distinguished professors from Princeton University and the University of Pennsylvania, who will weave together the connections between this ancient empire and our democratic republic today.

Part 1: An Introduction to the Roman World

University of Pennsylvania Professor Campbell Grey explains the key differences between Greece and Rome, while tracing the evolution of Rome from a modest republic to a mighty empire.  

Conference Rooms 406/407

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