Past Events

Thursday, September 8, 2016 - 11:45am
Professors Tolly Boatwright and Jed Atkins will be giving a brown-bag presentation on CV and Cover Letter Writing on Thursday Sept 8 at 11:45 am in 229 Allen.

Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 4:00pm
Pops with Profs returns on 8/31 at 4 pm in Allen 233. Come celebrate the start of the semester with a cool treat.

Sunday, May 15, 2016 - 12:00pm
CLASSICAL STUDIES  LUNCHEON AND DIPLOMA DISTRIBUTION   Event Details Sunday, May 15 12:00 PM Location: David M. Rubenstein Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Room 153 Event contact Matthew Meyer,

Friday, April 22, 2016 - 5:00pm
Creighton University's Department of Classical and Near Eastern Studies presents, "Family Matters: Rome's Imperial Mothers in the Spotlight", by Duke's Professor Mary T. Boatwright on April 22nd at 5:00 PM in Harper Center 3048 on Creighton's campus.

Friday, April 22, 2016 - 4:30pm
Allen 226
The Annual Classics Pizza Party Come celebrate the end of the year with the Department of Classical Studies! All are invited, and pizza will be provided. Friday, April 22nd @ 4:30 pm Allen 226

Thursday, April 14, 2016 - 12:00pm
Ryan Baumann and Hugh Cayless of the Duke Collaboratory on Classics Computing are presenting "A Work in Progress at DC3" during the April 14th CLST Brown Bag Lunch Series.

Thursday, April 7, 2016 - 10:00am
UNC-Chapel Hill
Mapping the Past: G.I.S. Approaches to Ancient History Keynote: “Stable Orbits or Clear Air Turbulence: Capacity, Scale, and Use Cases in Geospatial Antiquity” Dr. Tom Elliott, ISAW/NYU; Director, Pleiades Project  Featuring Presentations by Duke Graduate Students Tim Shea , "Mapping Ancient Athens... Read More »

Friday, March 4, 2016 - 5:15pm
Social Psychology Building, Room 126
The Department of Classical Studies, the Center for Late Ancient Studies, the Graduate Program in Religion, and the Divinity School at Duke University are pleased to present "Cultural Self-Definition on the Road to India: the Acts of Thomas and the Life of Apollonius" by Dr. Kendra Eshleman from... Read More »

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 5:30pm
The Story Lab at the Franklin Humanities Institute invites you to Joe Goodkin's Odyssey, a 30 minute original musical composition for solo acoustic guitar and voice. Part lecture, part musical performance, and part interactive discussion, the centerpiece of Joe's program is a 30 minute continuous... Read More »

Friday, January 29, 2016 - 5:15pm
White Hall, Room 107
Join us for the screening of Spartacus! Stanley Kubrick's masterpiece (1960) on the slave who led his fellow gladiators in revolt. At 5:15pm January 29 (White Hall 107) several pairs of gladiators will fight each other and wild beasts. See Roman discipline and dissolution, heroism and hedonism,... Read More »

Friday, January 8, 2016 - 9:00pm
Hilton SF Union Square, Golden Gate 4

Wednesday, April 2, 2014 - 5:15pm
Drama Series: Eric Dugdale (Gustavus Adolphus College), "Who Named Me? Identity and Status in Sophocles’ Oedipus Tyrannus." April 2 at 5:15 PM, Allen 226.

Wednesday, March 26, 2014 - 5:15pm
Elsa Bouchard (Univ. of Montreal), "Aristotle and Graphic Arts." March 26 at 5:15 PM, Allen 226.

Wednesday, March 19, 2014 - 5:15pm
Drama Series: David J. Jacobson (Loyola University Maryland), "Deixis and the Social Function of Athenian Drama." March 19 at 5:15 PM, Allen 226.

Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 5:15pm
 Drama Series: Matthew Farmer (University of Missouri), "Tragic Poets Can’t Dance: Generic Confrontation in Aristophanes’ Wasps." March 5 at 5:15PM, Allen 226.