Dissertation to Book!

Book Manuscript Workshop

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Assistant Professor Claire Catenaccio smiling after a productive first day of her Book Manuscript Workshop, with Charles McNamara (Columbia), Charles Bartlett (Duke History), Jed Atkins (Duke... Read More »


Kyle Jazwa presents two papers at the International Congress of Classical Archaeology in Cologne/Bonn, Germany

Saturday, May 26, 2018

Visiting Lecturer, Kyle Jazwa, presented two papers at the 19th International Congress of Classical Archaeology in Bonn/Cologne, Germany. These papers, "Comparing the Labor Investment and Production... Read More »


Auction: Student Built Bike!

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

As part of the Spring Breakthrough program, Duke students had a chance to take an informal course without grades or pressure, built around the concept of learning for learning’s sake. In five days... Read More »

Class of 2018

Congratulations to the CLST Class of 2018

Sunday, May 13, 2018

Congratulations to the CLST Class of 2018! Doctor of Philosophy John Aldrup-MacDonald Classical Civilization Majors Travis Long John Sipp Classical Languages Major Gabrielle Stewart... Read More »


Küppers at NHC, Summer Teaching Fellow

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Congrats to Sinja Küppers, who has won a slot at this year's Summer Teaching Fellows Program at the National Humanities Center! Read More »


CLST Professor Jed Atkins Publishes New Book!

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Jed Atkins' most recent book, Roman Political Thought, was recently published by Cambridge University Press. This book provides an engaging guide to Roman political thought and its enduring relevance... Read More »


CLST loses a beloved colleague, Andrea Purvis

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Dear Classics community, We are sorry to report the death of Andrea Purvis, a Duke Ph.D. in classics and the widow of our late colleague Diskin Clay. The cause of death was cancer, from which... Read More »


Gabi Stewart successfully completes her senior thesis! Congrats!

Monday, April 16, 2018

Click here to see photos from our Honors Thesis Presentation and Reception held last week. Congrats to Gabi Stewart for successfully completing your senior thesis and to all of... Read More »

Laura & Courtney Present

CAMWS 2018: Duke Graduate Student Papers

Saturday, April 14, 2018

Courtney Monahan and Laura Camp present papers at CAMWS 2018 in Albuquerque, NM. Courtney's paper, entitled "Rings on Her Fingers: Women's Public Donations of Jewelry in Roman Iberia," was presented... Read More »

At the Missouri Botanical Garden, the site of a spectacular dinner for the festivities

Above the Law? Crimes and Punishments of Imperial Women by Tolly Boatwright

Friday, April 13, 2018

In early April Prof. Boatwright presented "Above the Law? Crimes and Punishments of Imperial Women," at the Biggs Family Residency in Classics Reunion at Washington University in St. Louis (Apr. 11-... Read More »