The Department congratulates Pauline Leven on the publication of her second book, new from Cambridge University Press! It offers windows onto a rich web of ideas about the beauty of music, appropriate responses to it, and the nature of the experience of sound and song.
Listen to Susan B. Matheson, the Molly and Walter Bareiss Curator of Ancient Art, discuss old age and the ways in which the elderly are depicted in ancient Greek art in Episode 10 of the Peopling the Past podcast series.
Yale’s most popular Humanities course! Milette Gaifman teaches Art and Myth in Greek Antiquity, enrolling 200 students and keeping spirits high.
What the historian’s account of an ancient plague taught me when my father died 8,000 miles away. Read Professor Greenwood’s article in the Yale Review.