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Classical Antiquity as a Testing Ground

In her recent Eidolon article, Federica Carugati (PhD, Stanford, 2015) argues that modern social scientists often fail to look back at classical antiquity as they investigate the roots of modern liberal democracies. Her insightful article reminds that classical antiquity can serve as a testing ground for assessing the robustness of modern social scientific theories.

Points of View: Why Classics?

Lorenz Eitner Lectures on Classics Art and Culture

With these annual lectures on Classical Art and Culture we honor the memory of a renowned scholar, teacher and writer.

November 6, 2015
Tony Freeth (University College London)

February 18, 2016
Edith Hall (King's College London)

Stanford Classics Early Career Visiting Fellows

Dr. Michael Squire - 2016 Early Career Fellow

In 2013 the department established this program to support outstanding early-career Classicists. Dr. Michael Squire was our fellow for the 2015-16 academic year. Prof. Isabelle Torrance will join us in AY16-17.

Alumni and Friends of Classics