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NEH Grantees: April 2024

Posted in Classics in the News.

Congratulations to the following individuals and organizations announced as National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Grantees in April 2024, for their projects in classical studies and adjacent fields:

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From President Alison Keith: Executive Director Announcement

Posted in Presidential Letters.

Dear SCS members,

On behalf of the SCS Board of Directors, I am pleased to announce the appointment of Zachary Slates as the new Executive Director of the Society for Classical Studies, effective 6 May 2024.

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Historical Marker Dedication: John Wesley Gilbert (c.1863 – 1923)

Posted in Classics in the News.

Georgia Historical Society
Historical Marker Dedication: John Wesley Gilbert (c.1863 – 1923)

Thursday, May 2, 2024, at 10:30 a.m.
Paine College’s Gilbert-Lambuth Memorial Chapel, off Druid Park Avenue in Augusta, Georgia, 30901

Dedicated by the Georgia Historical Society, the Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History, Paine College, and the American School of Classical Studies at Athens.

Open to the public and the media.

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Call For Panels: FIEC 2025 Wrocław

Posted in Calls for Papers.

FIEC 2025 Wrocław
17th Congress of the Fédération internationale des associations d’études classiques
Call For Panels

17th Congress of the Fédération internationale des associations d’études classiques will be hosted by the Polish Philological Association (PTF – Polskie Towarzystwo Filologiczne, Societas Philologa Polonorum) at the Institute of Classical, Mediterranean, and Oriental Studies, University of Wrocław, Poland from 7th to 11th July 2025.

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CFP: 2025 Annual Meeting of the Medieval Academy of America

Posted in Calls for Papers.

The Medieval Academy at 100
The 2025 Annual Meeting of the Medieval Academy of America

Harvard University, Cambridge MA
20-22 March 2025

Call for Papers

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2024 Guggenheim Fellows in Classics

Posted in Classics in the News.

Congratulations to the 2024 Guggenheim Fellows in Classics, Gretchen Reydams-Schils (University of Notre Dame) and Andrew M. Riggsby (University of Texas at Austin)!

In 2024, the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation announced the appointment of 188 Guggenheim Fellowships across 52 fields. Since 1925, the Foundation has sought to “further the development of scholars and artists by assisting them to engage in research in any field of knowledge and creation in any of the arts, under the freest possible conditions.”

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CFP: Reinventing Tacitus: The Dynamics of Reappropriation

Posted in Calls for Papers.

Call for Papers

Reinventing Tacitus: The Dynamics of Reappropriation

An international conference at the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Neo-Latin Studies (Innsbruck, Austria)
September 26-27, 2024

organized by

James McNamara, Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Neo-Latin Studies, Innsbruck

Victoria E. Pagán, University of Florida Department of Classics

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CFP: 3rd International Classics Conference in Ghana

Posted in Calls for Papers.

Extended Deadline: 3rd International Classics Conference in Ghana (ICCG)
Classics Beyond Borders
University of Ghana
18th to 20th September 2024

Keynote Speakers
Professor Kofi Ackah (University of Ghana)
Professor Rachel Barney (University of Toronto)
Professor Daniel Orrells (King’s College London)

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The Future Faculty Institute at the College of the Holy Cross

Posted in Conferences, Lectures, and Meetings.

The Future Faculty Institute at the College of the Holy Cross aims to empower prospective faculty from marginalized populations by giving them the opportunity to explore academic departments, network with faculty and staff, engage in research talks, and immerse themselves in the community and campus culture. The program is designed to prepare participants for successful careers in academia.

Application Deadline is Friday, May 17, 2024

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Rupture and Return: WCC/TAPA Reading Group discussion, April 11 2024

Posted in Conferences, Lectures, and Meetings.

The WCC and TAPA invite you to participate in a jointly-hosted Reading Group discussion featuring the Paragraphoi essays from TAPA’s Fall 2023 issue.

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