Video clips from the 2001 UT Austin/Thiasos production
Thu, Nov 1, 2007
Translated by Douglass Parker
Performed at the University of Texas at Austin, April 2001
Direction: M.J. Coldiron and Yana Zarifi
Music: Jamie Masters and John White
TCA Annual Fall Conference Keynote Speaker
Tue, Oct 30, 2007
Prof. Prudence Jones of Montclair State University will be visiting us on November 2 and 3 and giving two guest lectures
Friday, November 2nd, 2007, 7:00 p.m.
Wed, Oct 24, 2007
The UT Austin Dept of Classics honored Douglass Stott Parker on the occasion of his retirement with a reading of his hilarious translation of Aristophanes' Ploutos. Photos.
Tue, Oct 9, 2007
Dr. David Stuart will discuss a "new" ruin named La Corona, which he helped discover in 1997.
AIA lecture series
Tue, Oct 2, 2007
Please join the Austin Chapter of the AIA for our first lecture of the season! We meet at 8 pm in DFA 2.204. Refreshments to follow.
Two new members join the Classics faculty
Tue, Aug 21, 2007
The Department of Classics is pleased to welcome two new faculty members to our fold. Both specialize in archaeology and material culture.
Well-preserved vessels studied by high-tech methods
Tue, Aug 14, 2007
UT's Dan Davis sends this report from aboard the NATO Research Vessel Alliance sailing from Istanbul along with Drs. Robert Ballard and Bridget Buxton to the first of two Byzantine wreck sites.
Wed, May 30, 2007
Tom Palaima, a distinguished professor of Classics at UT, was elected a new permanent fellow of The Society of Antiquaries of London. Prof. Palaima is a well-known specialist in the Aegean Bronze Age, as well as a scholar of warfare in antiquity and through the ages and a prominent blues aficionado and Dylanologist.
Wed, May 23, 2007
2006 Dissertation on "The Individual and the Mycenaean State: Agency and Prosopography in the Linear B Texts from Pylos" singled out.
Thu, May 10, 2007
2007 University Co-Op George H. Mitchell Student Award for Academic Excellence, $20,000, goes to Plan II Honors, Classics and Geosciences Student
Tue, May 8, 2007
"The Daily Intelligencer," an innovative web environment based on the metaphor of a newspaper publishing office, was developed by Prof. Steve Friesen to help students learn methods of Gospel interpretation.
Wed, May 2, 2007
UT Classics students Kali Grable and Megan Miller answer your questions on CENTRO.
Tue, Apr 24, 2007
Classics Department Seniors on Honors Day, April 14 2007
Three Grad Students Receive Prestigious University of Texas Fellowship Awards!
Mon, Apr 23, 2007
Tue, Feb 27, 2007
Caesar in Gaul and Rome: War in Words by Professor Andrew Riggsby of the UT Austin Department of Classics has received the award for the outstanding book published in Classics and Ancient History in 2006. The award comes from the Association of American Publishers (Professional and Scholarly Publishing Division).