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A Team of Duke Archaeologists Studies Late Bronze Age Architecture in Cyprus

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Kyle Jazwa (Visiting Lecturer) was joined by a small group of archaeologists, including Duke graduate student Antonio LoPiano, to study the architecture at Maa-Palaeokastro, Cyprus. The short-lived... Read More »



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Duke at the Temple of Artemis!

Monday, August 6, 2018

Assistant Professor Claire Catenaccio with a fig at the Temple of Artemis in Brauron, Greece - the legendary final resting place of Iphigenia - preparing to direct Euripides in an ancient theater! Read More »



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Professor Jed Atkins discusses the content of Roman Political Thought

Monday, July 30, 2018

Professor Atkins discusses the content of his new book, Roman Political Thought, as part of the faculty books video series: https://youtu.be/mEmmaCnrnyU   Read More »



The Moment of Unveiling: Tolly Boatwright, Kelly Woodbright, J. Francis, William Johnson

New Roman Inscription for the Nasher!

Monday, July 23, 2018

J. Francis (Duke PhD '91, Professor at University of Kentucky) last Friday (July 20) donated to the Nasher a Roman inscription (probably 4th c. and funerary) to Classical Studies, to be held in the... Read More »



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Kyle Jazwa among top teachers in Trinity College

Monday, July 23, 2018

Visiting faculty Kyle Jazwa has received a Dean’s commendation for having his course evaluations in the Spring semester fall among the top 5% of all undergraduate instructors in Trinity College. Way... Read More »



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Michael Freeman accepted to the Rubenstein Library’s new “Archival Expeditions” program

Monday, July 23, 2018

Congratulations to Michael Freeman, who has been accepted to the Rubenstein Library’s new “Archival Expeditions” program! He will work with Rubenstein archivists and CLST Professor, Clare Woods this... Read More »



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William Johnson presents at St Andrews

Saturday, July 14, 2018

William Johnson presented an invited response paper for the panel session "Reading and Writing for Rome: literacies of administration" at The 11th Celtic Conference in Classics at St Andrews,... Read More »



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Abstract entitled "'Tools' of the Trade: Euphemism and Dysphemism in Modern English Translations of Catullus" was accepted for the SCS annual meeting in San Diego, CA, January 3-6, 2019

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Tori Lee's abstract, " 'Tools' of the Trade: Euphemism and Dysphemism in Modern English Translations of Catullus," was accepted for the 2019 SCS annual meeting in San Diego. It will be part of the... Read More »



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Abstract entitled "Cringing at Favorinus: Lexicography and the dismantling of a legacy" was accepted for the SCS annual meeting in San Diego, CA, January 3-6, 2019

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

David Stifler's abstract, "Cringing at Favorinus: Lexicography and the dismantling of a legacy" has been accepted for the SCS annual meeting in San Diego, CA, January 3-6, 2019. The paper will be... Read More »



CLST Visiting Lecturer, Kyle Jazwa, Studies World’s Earliest Ceramic Roofing Tiles

Visiting Lecturer, Kyle Jazwa, Studies World’s Earliest Ceramic Roofing Tiles

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Duke CLST Visiting Lecturer, Kyle Jazwa, recently completed a two-year study of the Early Bronze Age (“EBA,” ca. 3100-2000 BCE) ceramic roofing tile assemblage from the site of Zygouries near Corinth... Read More »



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