Alexandria – Hub of the Hellenistic World - International Conference, University of Bern, August 22-25, 2017
XIth International Congress of the International Plutarch Society
The Dynamics of Intertextuality in Plutarch
From 10 to 13 May 2017, the University of Fribourg (Switzerland) will host the XIth International Congress of the International Plutarch Society (IPS). The conference will focus on the dynamics of intertextuality in Plutarch. Its aim is to explore the various aspects and functions of intertextuality in the works of Plutarch (Parallel Lives and Moralia) from a literary, historical, philosophical, moral, religious and scientific perspective. A detailed description is given below. The conference is open to the members of the International Plutarch Society and to any person interested in the topic, from the academic world or the general public, as well as to PhD students and junior researchers working on Plutarch or on intertextuality. -
For more information see: www.plutarch.unibe.ch.