Meet Senior Duncan Slagle

Duncan Slagle, a senior majoring in Classics, Classical Humanities, and English, is featured on the College of Letters and Science website. Read all the details!

Help Us Fill the Hill!

CANES will be participating in this year’s Fill the Hill campaign! Donations will be accepted starting October 21 at 11am and ending October 23 at 6pm. We would appreciate your support. Read more about our …

CANES Statement Against Racial Injustice June 7, 2020

UW-Madison’s Department of Classical and Ancient Near Eastern Studies stands in solidarity with those protesting racism, police brutality, and systemic anti-blackness in our communities and institutions. We reaffirm the values espoused in our departmental Statement …

Chontel Syfox Publishes Dissertation Summary

Dr. Chontel Syfox joins the CANES faculty this fall. Learn more about her research interests by reading her dissertation summary just published in the online blog Ancient Jew Review. “Rewriting and (Re)negotiating Gender: A Study …