Thanks to all who made the Interdisciplinarity and the Classics Conference in my honor such a gratifying weekend at the University of Georgia.

Conference Organizers: Nancy Felson-Rubin, Thomas Falkner, Keith Dickson & David Konstan.

Speakers: Debby Boedeker, Susan Cole, Carolyn Dewald, Caroline Eades, Joseph Farrell, Helene Foley, Simon Goldhill, Michael Herzfeld, Natalie Kampen, Ivan Karp, Marilyn A. Katz, Rachel Kitzinger, Françoise Létoublon, Martha Malamud, Mitch Miller, Ian Morris, Sheila Murnaghan, Gregory Nagy, Stephen A. Nimis, Peter Rose, Joseph Russo, Matthew Santirocco, R. Joseph Schork, Charles P. Segal, Seth Schein, Laura Slatkin, Froma Zeitlin.

(Contrary to Odyssey 22.319) ''There IS gratitude for past service.''

Conference Proceedings now published as Contextualizing Classics: Ideology, Performance, Dialogue, edited by Thomas Falkner, Nancy Felson and David Konstan (Rowman & Littlefield, 1999). (See review in Bryn Mawr Classical Review.)