We celebrate the publication of Joe Manning’s latest  article, in Nature Communications: “Volcanic suppression of Nile summer flooding triggers revolt and constrains interstate conflict in ancient Egypt.” Read more in the Yale press release here.

Encounters with Classical Antiquity in Latin America, October 27-29, at Yale. Sponsored by the WHC, the Council on Latin American and Iberian Studies at the MacMillan Center, and the Hellenic Studies Program.

Monday, October 23, noon in Saybrook college. “Early Christians and ‘Incarceration’ ”: Matthew Larsen (Religious Studies).

Societal adaptations to abrupt climate changes before global warming. A workshop at Yale, October 20-22, 2017.  Program and more information here.