Day 1: Conference - Translation and the limits of Greek-Latin Bilingualism in Late Antiquity

Programme: 8 July All Souls College

09:30-10:30 Welcome and Opening Address (Alison John and Alan Ross)
10:30-11:30 Katherine Krauss, “Biculturalism and literary authority in Macrobius’ Saturnalia”
11:30-12:00 Coffee break
12:00-13:00 Gavin Kelly, “Greek Accents in Latin Poetry and Rhythmical Prose of Late Antiquity”
13:00-14:00 Lunch
14:15-15:15 Filomena Giannotti, “Challenging Decadence Through Translation. A Literary Example from Sidonius Apollinaris (Ep. 8.3) and his work on Philostratus’ Vita Apollonii”
15:15-15:25 Short break
15:25-16:25 Adam Trettel, “Greek in Augustine’s Preaching: Case Studies from the Sermones and Enarrationes in Psalmos”
16:25-16:50 Coffee break
16:50-17:50 Eleni Leontidou, “Gregory of Nazianzus’ and Prudentius’ Portraits of Cyprian of Carthage: Saints’ Lives between the East and the West”
18:00-19:00 Reception
19:00 Conference Dinner

For any questions, please contact Alison John ( or Alan Ross (