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Oct 6 2014
Richard Martin delivered four lectures in October as the featured speaker for Oberlin College's 2014 Charles Beebe Martin Classical Lectures. Professor Martin's lecture series, was entitled "Homer Abroad: Greek Epic in Comparative Perspective." The series included four lectures in four nights,...
Oct 2 2014
Richard Martin, who has been named the 101st Visiting Sather Professor of Classical Literature, Fall 2014, at the University of California, Berkeley, will deliver six lectures in October and early November in a series entitled "Comic Community: Laughter and Loathing in Athens." The Sather lectures...
Sep 23 2014 | National Geographic
Adrienne Mayor was quoted in a recent National Geographic article detailing her work on the historicity of Amazon warriors. Professor Mayor is the lead author of a forthcoming article in Hesperia that investigates the languages of the ancient Scythian nomads, a Black Sea tribe that is the...
From Professor Good's obituary in the Mercury News: "Edwin M. (Ted) Good was born in French Cameroun, Africa. Dr. Good was a professor of religious studies at Stanford University (1956-91,) a Hebrew scholar, and a piano historian. He published six books and many articles on these subjects. After...
Jul 15 2014
Ian Morris received an honorary doctorate from the University of Birmingham this year. He received his B.A. from Birmingham in 1981.  Professor Morris's acceptance speech may be viewed by clicking on the link below. 

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