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Classics Professor Stratis Papaioannou Awarded 2018 Guggenheim Fellowship

Classics Professor Stratis Papaioannou has been awarded a 2018 Guggenheim fellowship.  According to the website of the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, Prof. project is "a narrative History of Byzantine Literature (330 CE-1453 CE).Professor Papaiannou is an Associate Professor of Classics and is also the Director of Brown's Medieval Studies Program.  

You can find more information about Prof. Papaiannou's fellowship on the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation website.  Please join us in congratulating Stratis on his outstanding achievement!

(Distributed April 18, 2018)

Classics Alumna Presents Novel at Brown Bookstore

Classics Alumna Madeline Miller, '00, will be at the Brown Bookstore on Thursday, April 26th to present her new book, "Circe."  This is the highly anticipated follow-up to her New York Times bestseller "The Song of Achilles."  You can find more information about the event on Brown Bookstore's website and additional information about the book on the publisher's website.

Congratulations Madeline for the release of your new book!

(Distributed April 16, 2018)

2018 Classics Language Prize Exams

Announcing the 2018 Classics Language Prize Exams

The Department of Classics will offer four Language Prize Exams in the month of April. Several financial prizes will be awarded for each exam. Eligibility to sit for each exam varies, so please read the details below carefully. 

(Distributed March 29, 2018)