Upcoming Events

Classics Department open house **for incoming first-year students**

Wednesday, Sept. 9, 4-5 pm. Classics Dept, MacFarlane House (48 College St)

Are you a first-year student wondering about placement for Greek and Latin classes? Curious just what a 'Classics Department' does? Thinking about taking courses in Ancient Greek, Modern Greek, Latin or Sanskrit? Curious to meet Brown's distinguished but down-to-earth Classics faculty? Join us in our department lounge for an open house on Wednesday, Sept. 2 from 4-5pm. Faculty and DUG members will be there, eager to meet you and answer your questions over cheese, crackers and soda.

Brown Seminar on Cultures & Religions of the Ancient Mediterrean
When: 
Tuesday, September 9, 2015, 12:00pm
Where: RI Hall, Room 008
Note: Please contact Classics_Department@brown.edu for an advance copy of the paper.

New England Ancient History Colloquium Fall Meeting
When: 
Thursday, October 1, 2015
Where: Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT
Description: Noel Lenski (Yale University) presents his paper, "The Settlement of the Visigoths in Gaul in 418 C.E. and Its Relation to Earlier Barbarian Settlements in the Roman Empire," with commentary from Richard Lim (Smith College). 

Brown Seminar on Cultures & Religions of the Ancient Mediterrean
When: 
Tuesday, October 13, 2015, 12:00pm
Where: RI Hall, Room 008
Note: Please contact Classics_Department@brown.edu for an advance copy of the paper.

Sappho, Nine Fragments for Contralto
When: 
Friday, October 30, 2015, 8:00pm
Where: Alumnae Auditorium
Description: A musical program produced around the seldom performed song cycle by Sir Granville Bantock (1868-1946): Sappho: Nine Fragments for Contralto.

Lecture by John Friend (Title TBA)
When: 
Monday, November 9, 2015
Where: TBA
Description: Lecture by John Friend

Brown Seminar on Cultures & Religions of the Ancient Mediterrean
When: 
Tuesday, November 10, 2015, 12:00pm
Where: RI Hall, Room 008
Note: Please contact Classics_Department@brown.edu for an advance copy of the paper.

Brown Seminar on Cultures & Religions of the Ancient Mediterrean
When: 
Tuesday, December 8, 2015, 12:00pm
Where: RI Hall, Room 008
Note: Please contact Classics_Department@brown.edu for an advance copy of the paper.

Brown Seminar on Cultures & Religions of the Ancient Mediterrean
When: 
Tuesday, February 9, 2016, 12:00pm
Where: RI Hall, Room 008
Note: Please contact Classics_Department@brown.edu for an advance copy of the paper.

Lecture by Jonathan Prag (Title TBA)
When: 
Friday, March 4, 2016
Where: TBA
Description: Lecture by Jonathan Prag, University of Oxford

Brown Seminar on Cultures & Religions of the Ancient Mediterrean
When: 
Tuesday, March 8, 2016, 12:00pm
Where: RI Hall, Room 008
Note: Please contact Classics_Department@brown.edu for an advance copy of the paper.

Brown Seminar on Cultures & Religions of the Ancient Mediterrean
When: 
Tuesday, April 12, 2016, 12:00pm
Where: RI Hall, Room 008
Note: Please contact Classics_Department@brown.edu for an advance copy of the paper.

Brown Seminar on Cultures & Religions of the Ancient Mediterrean
When: 
Tuesday, May 10, 2016, 12:00pm
Where: RI Hall, Room 008
Note: Please contact Classics_Department@brown.edu for an advance copy of the paper.

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