Offered through Schola Humanistica
Pestilentia is a bilingual webinar in Latin and Ancient Greek which focuses on both Thucydides’ account of the 430 BCE plague in Athens and the description that Petrarch made about the plague that struck Europe in 1348. This webinar has two parts: the first half, conducted in Latin, will address Petrarch and the second half, conducted in Ancient Greek, will center on several passages from Thucydides.
Instructors: Paolo Pezzuolo, Giuseppe Marcellino
Target Audience: Teachers, students, and scholars of the Ancient World and Renaissance Humanism.
Language of the Webinar: Latin and Ancient Greek
WHEN: Saturday, March 21st, 2020, 5 P.M. CET
Enrollment Deadline: Thursday, March 19th, 2020 @ 3 P.M. CET