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James Gross presenting honors research
Jun 16 2017
James Gross, (BAH, 2017) majoring in archeology and classics, will study the Late Roman wine trade along Turkey’s Aegean Sea coast to understand the mechanisms and participants that contributed to and sustained this trade.
Giovanna Ceserani
Jun 9 2017
The Department of Classics extends its congratulations to Professor Giovanna Ceserani, who has recently been appointed an 2017-18 Internal Faculty Fellow at the Stanford Humanities Center.  Professor Ceserani, whose research project is entitled "A Sicilian Journey: In Search of the Cosmopolitan...
Diagrams from Euclid's Elements
Jun 9 2017
Stanford News recently highlighted Classics PhD student Eunsoo Lee for his investigation of the diagrams which have accompanied Euclid's Elements through the centuries.  As Eunsoo's adviser Professor Reviel Netz notes, much has been made about the textual side of Euclid's mathematics, but few have...
May 19 2017
The Department of Classics congratulates seven of its graduate students who have recently earned various distinguished fellowships; the students and their corresponding awards are listed below.  Congratulations to all!   Scott Arcenas - G.J. Lieberman Fellowship in the Humanities Anne Duray - Ione...
May 11 2017
Gender-swapped play takes on the ‘men’s rights’ movement. Men's Rites: An Alt-Comedy may seem distant from any kind of ancient literary work, but the Stanford Classics in Theater production is a translation and adaptation of Aristophanes' 411 BCE comedy The Thesmophoriazusae.  Read the full...