Hamilton Hosts Undergraduate Classics Conference
By Holly Foster 315-859-4068
April 27, 2011
Hamilton hosted the sixth annual Parilia undergraduate classics research conference on April 22 with the Classics departments from Colgate, Union College and Skidmore College also participating. Three Hamilton seniors were among the presenters.
Antonia Noori Farzan presented “Longinus and the American Landscape”;
Gregory T. Jordan’s topic was “Destiny and Nationhood: Vergilian Echoes in John Ford’s The Searchers”; and Sarah Reynolds presented “Dialogues of Beauty: The Relationship between Scientific Inquiry and Ancient Aesthetics in the Works of Leonardo da Vinci.”