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Spring Quarter - Highlights

Spring quarter classes begin on Monday, March 29, 2021.

We've added a Writing in the Major course (WIM) to our rosters this year!

CLASSICS 170: History of Archaeological Thought (ARCHLGY 103) taught by Prof. Justin Leidwanger. Introduction to the history of archaeology and the forms that the discipline takes today, emphasizing developments and debates over the past five decades.

Check out these new graduate seminars!

CLASSICS 305: Post-humanism: archaeological perspectives
History of Classical Languages: Dialects of Ancient Greek
CLASSICS 364: Longinus on the Sublime


Upcoming Events

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Points of View: Why Classics?

The Lorenz Eitner Lectures on Classical Art and Culture

Made possible through the generosity of Peter and Lindsay Joost, the Eitner Lectures on Classical Art and Culture aim to publicize Classics and Classical scholarship to a wider public. The lecture series was established in honor of the late Lorenz Eitner, renowned scholar, teacher and writer. The date and lecturer of the next Eitner Lecture are:

April 2020 - CANCELLED and being rescheduled for 2021
Phiroze Vasunia

Stanford Classics Early Career Visiting Fellows

Dr. Ben Russell

In 2013 the department established this program to support outstanding early-career Classicists. Dr. Ben Russell joined us for the 18-19 academic year.

Alumni and Friends of Classics