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Christian Habicht, 1926-2018

August 15, 2018
Christian Habicht

We at the Center were saddened to hear the news of the death of Christian Habicht at the age of 92. Prof. Habicht was a professor in the School of Historical Studies at the Institute for Advanced Study and was a friend of the Center.

Visiting scholar - PABLO PIQUERAS YAGÜE

May 23, 2018

PABLO PIQUERAS YAGÜE will visit the Center during April, May and June to conduct research for his dissertation dealing with Pierre Bersuire’s Ovidius moraliztus.  Pablo is currently a graduate student in the department of Classics at Spain's University of Murcia.  He will be wo

Frank Coulson promoted to Distinguished Professor

May 16, 2018
Frank Coulson

Frank Coulson, Professor of Classics and Director of Palaeography for the Center, has been promoted to the rank of Distinguished Professor of Classics. Professor Coulson has published extensively in classical reception, particularly on the medieval and humanistic school tradition on Ovid.

Texts and Contexts change

December 12, 2017
Texts and Contexts

In 2018, the Center will be changing the format of Texts and Contexts from a two-day conference to a one-day seminar.  We hope this change will allow for a more intensive and focused examination of a particular topic and that this will prove of benefit in particular to our graduate students

Gift of the Avery-McDonald Collection

May 25, 2017
IG II(2) 1003

The Center would like to announce our receipt of the gift of the Avery-McDonald Collection of squeezes of Greek inscriptions from Attica. Professor John F.