Lecture: The Rites of Others Under Rome: Tolerance and Legal Policy in Respect to Non-Roman Religions


Location: Main Building, Room 404

Cliff Ando, professor, Department of Classics, University of Chicago; associate, Department of History

Ando is the author of Imperial Ideology and Provincial Loyalty in the Roman Empire (Berkeley, 2000), for which he was awarded the APA’s Goodwin Award in 2003, and The Matter of the Gods (Berkeley, 2008). He is the editor of Roman Religion (Edinburgh, 2003) and co-editor, with Jörg Rüpke, of Religion and Law in Classical and Christian Rome (Stuttgart, 2006). His current research examines problems of law, administration, and cultural change in the Roman empire.