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The Department of Classics is dedicated to the study of Greek and Roman culture and to clarifying and assessing its continuing impact on contemporary life.

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Tufts University
Department of Classics
321 Eaton Hall, 5 the Green
Medford, MA 02155

Phone: 617.627.3213
Fax: 617.627.2896

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Department of Classics

Highlighted Events

Wednesday, 28 September, 6PM, Olin 007
Prof. Dag Nikolaus Hasse (Würzburg): "Identifying anonymous translators from Arabic into Latin. Solving problems of philology and computational stylometry"

Friday, 28 October, 3PM, Eaton 201
"Survival Tips: Teachers of Latin, Greek, and Classical Humanities"

Wednesday, 2 November, 12PM, Eaton 201
Shirley Lowe: "Teaching Latin/Ancient Languages to All Students"

Tuesday, 15 November, 1:30PM, location TBD
Akira Yatsuhaki: "Touches of the Classical World in Nishiwaki Junzaburo's Ambavarlia"

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A new Master of Arts Degree program in Digital Tools for Premodern Studies is now being offered! More info >

"The Sea in the Greek Imagination", Marie-Claire Beaulieu's new book is available! Check it out through UPenn Press, 2016. Professor Beaulieu proposes that the sea marks the boundary between mortals, immortals, and the dead. A copy is also on display in the Classics Department.