Alexander Meyer: “Time and Culture in Ancient Greece and Rome” | Talks at Google

Dr. Alexander Meyer, University of Western Ontario

Google, NYC | May 6, 2015

Prof. Alexander Meyer (Western University, London, Ontario) examines the ways ancient Greeks and Romans kept time and their reasons for doing so. He discusses various time-keeping artifacts and works of literature to show that the manner in which time was kept and tracked reflected and continues to reflect much broader cultural issues, including imperialism, commercialism, religion, and law.



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