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New! Winter Session 2021


Author: Sherry Reichold

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Minding the gap with Greek Prose and Slide to the next Latin level

1. Minding the gap with Greek Prose, 2 credits
Come, enjoy some great Greek prose with Prof. Baron and Prof. Tagliabue and get ready for taking advanced Greek in the spring.

We'll read Greek passages from Plato, Xenophon, Lysias and Lucian. The class will meet for 15 sessions over 4 weeks. Sessions will last 100 minutes (15x100 = 1500 contact minutes = 2 credit hours) and will consist of live instruction – translating Greek texts, reviewing grammar and syntax, discussing stylistic features.…

Augustinus, Enarrationes in Psalmos 61-70, edited by Hildegund Müller


Author: Department of Classics


Augustine’s commentaries on Psalm 61-70 are mostly based on sermons. In this edition, a special emphasis was laid on the adequate presentation of Augustine’s expressive and nuanced oral style. Each commentary is accompanied by an introduction, in which the known facts on time, date and liturgical circumstances are presented, as well as a precisely reconstructed version of the text of Augustine’s Psalter(s).…

Alexander von Humboldt Research Fellowship for Experienced Researchers, awarded to Dr. Aldo Tagliabue


Author: Sherry Reichold

The Department of Classics extends its congratulations to Dr. Aldo Tagliabue, assistant professor, for his recent award of a Humboldt Research Fellowship for Experienced Researchers.  This is a 12-month-long fellowship based at the University of Giessen (Germany).

In Gießen, Dr. Tagliabue will be hosted by Professor Peter Von Möllendorff and will

Award for Excellence in Classics


Author: Sherry Reichold

Congratulations to Joshua Anthony, recipient of the Award for Excellence in Classical Studies for 2020 in the Department of Classics!  Well done.…

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