In Memoriam: Georgia Machemer

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

In Memoriam: Georgia Machemer It is with great sorrow that we announce the recent death of our friend and colleague, Dr. Georgia Machemer.  Dr. Machemer taught on and off in Duke’s... Read More »

CLST Professor Tolly Boatwright to present at Dartmouth College

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

On May 9, CLST Professor Tolly Boatwright will present “God-like Power? Rome’s Imperial Women,” at Dartmouth College. Read More »

CLST student, Gabrielle Stewart wins Faculty Scholars Award

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Gabrielle Stewart, Classical Languages Major '18, has won the Faculty Scholars Award for her latest research project: an autograph book from 17th c. Saxony. The Faculty Scholars Award is the... Read More »

CLST Professor Alicia Jiménez wins 2017 fellowship at the Italian Academy for Advanced Studies in America at Columbia University

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

It is with great pride and pleasure that we announce that our colleague CLST Professor Alicia Jiménez has been awarded a fall 2017 fellowship at the Italian Academy for Advanced Studies in America at... Read More »

Still looking for a summer course?

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

If you are still looking for a summer course, CLST is offering CLST 262 Ancient Athletics with Dr. Carl E. Young M-F 11:00 AM to 12:15 PM. Course Synopsis: From their origins shrouded in mystery... Read More »

Duke and UNC recently held an Archaeology Open House led by CLST Professor Maurizio Forte

Monday, April 10, 2017

Archaeology deals with the study and interpretation of human activity through the excavation of sites and the analysis of material culture, the paleo-environment and cultural landscapes. In the last... Read More »

CLST Graduate Students Hosted the Annual Classics Graduate Colloquium

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

On March 31st and April 1st, Duke graduate students hosted the Annual Classics Graduate Colloquium. Together with invited guests Jacques Bromberg (University of Pittsburgh) and Jeanne Neumann (... Read More »

Dr. Katie Langenfeld Successfully Defends Dissertation

Friday, March 31, 2017

Congratulations to Katie Langenfeld, who successfully defended her dissertation, entitled “Forging a History: the Inventions and Intellectual Community of the Historia Augusta," on March 29th. Read More »

Featured Courses for Fall 2017

Friday, March 31, 2017

From "Educating Rome" to "Ancient Science and Technology," the CLST classes for Fall '17 are sure to guarantee an interesting and productive semester for both professors and students... Read More »

Congratulations to CLST Professor Carla Antonaccio on Upcoming Retirement

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Congrats to Professor Carla Antonaccio on her upcoming retirement at the end of the academic year. To see photos from the celebration of Professor Antonaccio, please visit the CLST Facebook page... Read More »