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Bursaries for Summer Courses in Greek and Latin in the Department of Classics

The Department of Classics at the University of Toronto is offering a series of Greek and Latin courses this coming summer. In the First summer term, from May 6 to June 14 (followed by an exam), we offer LAT 101, LAT 201, and GRK 101. In the Second summer term, from July 2 to August … Read More

U of T Reception in San Diego at the SCS/AIA Annual Meeting!

The Department of Classics hosts its usual Reception for alumnae and alumni, friends, faculty and students on Thursday, 3 January, from 8:00 to 10:00, in the Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina, room Rancho Santa Fe 2. Spread the word … all welcome! And that is not all: nine of our graduate students present papers at the conference, … Read More

Greeced Lightning

(pictured: Rachel Dewan, Emily Mohr, Chiara Graf, Ted Parker) This past Saturday, grad students from the Classics and Art History departments took part in a “virtual 5k” fundraiser called “Greeced Lightning” in support of The Sportula, an initiative that seeks to increase access to Classics by providing microgrants to economically marginalized undergraduates. You can support The Sportula at … Read More

Alumnus News: Dr. Timothy Perry appointed Medieval Manuscript and Early Book Librarian at the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library

Following his graduation from the doctoral programme, Timothy Perry (PhD 2010) spent two years as a lecturer in Classics at Dartmouth College. Timothy then returned to school, completing a Master of Information degree in Library and Information Science at the University of Toronto’s iSchool in 2015. While at the iSchool, he was also actively involved … Read More

Job Posting: Associate Professor – Ancient Philosophy

The Department of Classics and the Department of Philosophy in the Faculty of Arts and Science at the University of Toronto invite applications for a full-time tenure-stream position in the area of Ancient Philosophy. The appointment will be at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor and will commence on July 1, 2019, or shortly … Read More

Job Posting: Assistant Professor – Classical Literature

The Department of Classics in the Faculty of Arts & Science at the University of Toronto invites applications for a full-time tenure-stream position in the area of Classical Literature. The appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor and will commence on July 1, 2019, or shortly thereafter. Find the full job description here.

Assembly of the Plebs 2018

Undergraduate Conference: Assembly of the Plebs

Archaeology Lecture: Dr. Theotokis Theodoulou (Crete)

The Archaeology Centre at the University of Toronto is hosting Dr. Theodoulou’s talk, “The Antikythera Shipwreck. History, Archaeology, Technology,” in the Anthropology Building, 19 Russell Street, 2nd Floor Boardroom AP 246, on Friday, November 24th at 2:30pm.

Upcoming Talk: Marie-Pierre Krück (McGill)

Dr. Marie-Pierre Krück (McGill) will be giving a talk in LI205 on November 14th, from 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm.  Title: “To See and Tell the Truth : Autopsy in Ancient Greece”  

Assembly of the Plebs 2017

Undergraduate Conference: Assembly of the Plebs