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AIA Lecture this Thursday, March 8

Please join the Archaeological Institute of America for our next free public lecture by Dr. Sethuraman Suresh: “West Meets East: Commerce between Ancient Rome and South Asia.” The lecture will take place on Thursday, March 8 at 7:00 pm, with … Continue reading

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Classical Charleston 2018. Sappho: Then and Now

On February 22-23, the seventh annual colloquium of the Theodore B. Guérard Lecture Series will address the Greek poet Sappho’s place within the corpus of Classical Greek literature, and her continuing influence on music and poetry today. This year’s colloquium invites leading voices in Classics, … Continue reading

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Actor David Loar Performs “An Iliad,” Nov. 17 and 18

On Thursday, November 17th and Friday, November 18th at 7:00 PM (Simons Center for the Arts, Room 309), the Department of Classics will sponsor David Loar, presenting his premier performance of Lisa Peterson’s and Denis O’Hare’s An Iliad. The event … Continue reading

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Bob Dylan and Homer: Joe Goodkin in Concert, Monday!

On Monday, October 17, 2016 at 7:00 PM (Simons Center for the Arts, Room 309) Classics will sponsor Joe Goodkin performing his Folk Opera, Homer’s Odyssey. An Invitation from Joe Goodkin: There’s a small but wonderful corner of scholarship that connects … Continue reading

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Epic! Classics Club Demonstrates Hoplite Warfare

On September 22, thanks to a demonstration by the Classics Club, Greek Hoplite battle-lines came to life on the Cistern of the College of Charleston!  Come join the Club!

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Greek and Latin are Eternal Languages

Listen to Ryan Sellers TED Talk on “The Value of Learning Latin.” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_6eYkDhH61Y&sns=fb Ryan Sellers is a Latin teacher at Memphis University School. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Tennessee Foreign Language Teaching Association and as … Continue reading

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Joe Goodkin In Concert, “Homer’s Odyssey: A Folk Opera”

On Monday, October 17, 2016 at 7:00 PM (Simons Center for the Arts, Room 309) Classics will sponsor Joe Goodkin performing his Folk Opera, Homer’s Odyssey. Part lecture, musical performance, and interactive discussion, the centerpiece of Joe’s program is a … Continue reading

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Learning Latin Together

Learning a language requires a community — and in Latin and Greek we have many opportunities to support each other in learning these languages: ♦ All Latin 101 students can attend Supplemental Instruction sessions, taught by Gwen Gibbons. There are … Continue reading

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Research Opportunity in Classics: Glass Lab!

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Welcome Dr. Sam Flores, Assistant Professor of Classics

The Department of Classics is pleased to welcome to our faculty, Dr. Sam Flores. Dr. Flores earned his Ph.D. in Greek and Latin from The Ohio State University. His primary research interest is Ancient Philosophy, in particular Platonic thought and … Continue reading

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