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AMPRAW 2022 and Dr. Rosa Andújar

The Annual Meeting for Postgraduates in the Reception of the Ancient World (AMPRAW) will be held at Yale University from Thursday, November 3, to Saturday, November 5, 2022, with the generous support of the Department of Classics at Yale University, the ARCHAIA program, and the Whitney Huma

Fall 2022 Department Newsletter

The Classics Department’s 2022 newsletter is now available! Read all about what the department and its individual members have been up to over the past year. View a PDF version here.

Classics Major ('22) awarded a Mellon Fellowship for study at Cambridge

The Yale Classics Department is pleased to announce that Claire Saint-Amour, a senior major (Yale Classics, 2022), has been awarded a Paul Mellon Fellowship for study at Clare College, Cambridge, for the academic year 2022-3.  At Cambridge, Claire will pursue an MPhil in Classi

Noel Lenski

Noel Lenski appointed Dunham Professor of Classics and of History

Noel Lenski, whose work focuses on the history of the later Roman Empire, and how power relations played themselves out at all levels of society, from emperors to slaves, has been appointed the Dunham Professor of Classics and of History, effective immediately.