Fall 2013 Langford Seminar

The Fall 2013 Langford Seminar, on Friday November 8, 2013, will present four original contributions by invited speakers from Europe and America in varied fields: Pindaric Studies, Callimachus and his influence, Ancient Satire, and Apuleius.

Italian Conference honors Nancy de Grummond

A conference in honor of Dr. Nancy de Grummond entitled, "Artisans and Craft in Ancient Etruria: A Symposium in Honor of Dr. Nancy de Grummond," was held on June 23 on the Florence campus of Syracuse University.

See the full story here and a list of speakers here.

Fall 2012 Langford Seminar Examines Pliny the Elder

The Fall 2012 Langford Family Seminar will be held on Saturday, November 10, and will set its sights on Pliny the Elder, the prodigious polymath who (his nephew, the younger Pliny, tells us) never read a book no matter how bad without deriving some benefit from it.

Department Hosts Fall 2012 CAMWS-SS Meeting

The Classics Department will be sponsoring the 92nd anniversary meeting of the Southern Section of the Classical Association of the Middle West and South.

Department Awards First Undergraduate Translation Prizes

2012 marked the first year that the Department awarded undergraduate translation prizes in Greek and Latin.

Four Awarded Langadas Fellowships for Study in Greece

Four graduate students in the Department have been awarded Langadas Fellowships for 2012. Two of the four, Marci Boyd and Reema Habib, are students in the Ph.D. program, while the two others, Katie Cook and Destini Price, are M.A. students.

Spring 2013 Langford Conference will Examine Ovid's Metamorphoses

The Spring 2013 Langford Conference will be held on February 22-23, and will have as its topic, “Repetition in the Metamorphoses.”

Daniel Pullen Interviewed by AIA on the Publication of his New Book

Daniel Pullen was interviewed by the AIA for his recent publication, The Early Bronze Age Village on Tsoungiza Hill (Nemea Valley Archaeological Project I).