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Newly Added Course for Spring 2019

Friday, November 16, 2018

The Classics Department has a new Spring offering: CLST 348 Classical Greek Archaeology: Archaic to Classical with Dr. Kyle Jazwa. CLST 348 will be held on Monday and Friday, 3:05-4:20. In it,... Read More »



Students reading the legend of a Roman denarius

Students in Alicia Jiménez's seminar Principles of Roman Archaeology visit the Nasher Museum to study Roman coins

Friday, November 16, 2018

Coins are not simply the raw material of catalogue compilers and a source of chronological information! Students learned during their visit to the Nasher Museum with Prof. Jiménez how to analyze... Read More »



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Digital cartography conference

Saturday, November 3, 2018

Duke's CLST and AAHVS, together with the Ancient World Mapping Center at UNC, hosted a conference on digital cartography, November 2 – 3, 2018. The excellent talks included one by are Antonio LoPiano... Read More »



Professor Atkins, students, and faculty colleagues pose for a picture outside the Capitol building during a field trip to Washin

Visions of Freedom Focus DC Field Trip

Monday, October 29, 2018

Professor Atkins, students, and faculty colleagues pose for a picture outside the Capitol building during a field trip to Washington D.C. As part of the Visions of Freedom Focus cluster, the group... Read More »



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Mike Lippman Duke PhD ’04 wins 2018 SCS teaching prize

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Duke graduate Mike Lippman PhD ’04 has won the national (SCS) teaching prize for 2018! Professor Lippman is doing these great things at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Read all about it here... Read More »



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Romans in Greece

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Professor Boatwright and her husband recently returned from Delos, Greece, where she spoke to Duke Alumni and others on ancient slavery (Delos was a slave-trading center) and on the Romans in Greece... Read More »



What can objects tell us?

Kyle Jazwa talks Archaeology at local Senior Center

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

This past Monday, Kyle Jazwa had a great discussion about Greek Archaeology with a group of seniors at a senior living center in nearby Cary, NC. Read More »



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Duke Alum Gil Renberg PhD '03 wins national book award!

Friday, September 28, 2018

Duke PhD Gil Renberg (’03) has won the SCS Goodwin Award, the top book prize in our profession in North America, for his 2-volume work, *Where Dreams May Come: Incubation Sanctuaries in the Greco... Read More »



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Writing Implements Practicum

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Students in William Johnson's Papyrology class studied the practicalities of writing on papyrus sheets, papyrus rolls, and wax tablets in a special practicum session at the professor's house and... Read More »



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Alicia Jiménez receives a Faculty Book Manuscript Workshop Award from the J. H. Franklin Humanities Institute

Friday, September 21, 2018

Alicia Jiménez receives a Faculty Book Manuscript Workshop Award from the J. H. Franklin Humanities Institute. During the workshop, held at Duke on Sep. 21, she obtained feedback on her second book... Read More »



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