American Classicisms: Fall 2022

We are pleased to announce the following events for the WHC-funded American Classicisms working group this fall:
October 13th at 5:15pm: Vivi Lu (Harvard) will present her research on the Latin orations of 1675-80 Harvard president Urian Oakes.
November 10th at 4pm: Roundtable discussion with the WHC-funded Race Before 1800 working group.
December 1st at 4pmTalia Boylan will present on Maud Thompson and Irene Nye, two of the thirteen women who received Classics PhDs from Yale between 1895 and 1933.
Readings and a registration link will be circulated in due course. All events are scheduled to take place in a hybrid format. If you have any questions or concerns please reach out to the organizers, Thomas Munro ( and Francesca Beretta ( We look forward to seeing many of you there!