On April 26, 2018, the Institute community gathered to celebrate
Ideas 2017–18 with talks by IAS Members––deep ideas explained in
under 20 minutes with no slides or chalk––followed by audience
discussions moderated by Faculty. The program concluded...
In this video, Kathleen Coleman, Elinor
Lunder Founders' Circle Member in the School of Historical Studies,
examines gladiatorial combat, beast displays, and staged executions
in order to understand why the violent spectacles of the