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Classics Speaker Series

#ClassicsNow: The Urgency of Re-Imagining Antiquity

While the legacy of ancient Greece and Rome permeates Western cultures, its historical association with privileges of class, race, and gender calls for renewed reflection on its uses and misuses in our global twenty-first century world.

The 2019-20 installment of the #ClassicsNow speaker series showcased emerging, politically resonant approaches to Greco-Roman antiquity and explored exciting new possibilities for the study of the past today.

2019-20 Speakers:
Because of the health crisis, the speaker series is currently on hold, but we hope to resume in 2021-22. Please watch this space! Back to top