Classical and Ancient Near Eastern Studies

College of Letters & Science


Upcoming Events

November 28, 2017 - 5:30pm

Join us for the Classics Society annual Fall lecture by Barry B. Powell, Bascom-Halls Professor of Classics Emeritus! What are the origins of the representation of myths in art? When does it begin? Why does it begin? What are the unique circumstances that made this tradition possible in Greek art? In this lecture Powell offers surprising answers to these perplexing questions.

Past Events

November 16, 2017 - 7:00pm

A lecture by Paula Gottlieb

November 16, 2017 - 5:30pm

Mary McHugh will give an interactive lecture entitled “Modern Palmeritan Markets and Street Food in the Ancient Roman World.” Sparked by a description from the Roman poet Martial, her talk will explore poetry, material culture, and comparative modern evidence to discover the street food culture

November 15, 2017 - 1:30pm

Join us for a lecture by Dr. Tshokolo Makutoane, Department of Hebrew at University of the Free State, South Africa

November 2, 2017 - 5:30pm

Join us for a lecture featuring Andrew Feldherr, Chair of the Department of Classics at Princeton.

November 2, 2017 - 12:00pm to November 5, 2017 - 5:00pm

The theme for this year's linguistic conference is "Progress."