Dr. Spencer Pope, an archaeologist and professor of Classics at McMaster, is working his way backwards in time from modern Italy through the Roman empire, going back nearly 2,600 years in total, to a period when the city of Metaponto was a major Greek settlement on the Mediterranean.
Dr. Angela Hug is joining the Department of Classics at McMaster University as a SSHRC Post-Doctoral Fellow.
This month members of the McMaster Department of Classics will be travelling to Italy to begin an exciting new research project.
The schedule for our 2017 Graduate Student Conference is now available online
Registration is now open for our 2017 Graduate Student Classics Conference.
The online MA and PhD applications (Fall 2018 entry) are now open.
The Department of Classics at McMaster University will be presenting a graduate student conference on March 18th, 2017.
This September the Department of Classics will present Joe’ Goodkin’s The Odyssey: A Folk Opera.
This September, the Department of Classics at McMaster University will be visited by Dr. Georgios Spyropoulos, Directorate General of Antiquities and Cultural Heritage at the Greek Ministry of Culture.
McMaster University and the Department of Classics are pleased to announce the launch of the Centre for Ancient Numismatics (CAN). The CAN creates a platform for hands-on, interactive learning and dynamic research focused on ancient coinage.