Classics and English Annual Lecture: Anne Carson’s Euripides & the Combustion of Thought

faculty classics and english lecture

The eighth annual Classics and English lecture will be delivered by Associate Professor Laura Jansen (University of Bristol). Laura will speak on “Anne Carson’s Euripides & the Combustion of Thought,” drawing from her current research on the Canadian author’s avant-garde translations of Euripides’ Herakles in Grief Lessons (2006) and H of H Playbook (2021).

This event will be online only, live-streamed on the APGRD YouTube channel. The talk will be followed by a Q&A: please submit questions on the day via YouTube's Chat function or email them to

Image: Detail from Anne Carson's “Out Your Ear” (2021), permission for use granted by Anne Carson to Laura Jansen, © Anne Carson.