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Classical Antiquity in the News


Stories recommended by faculty and students

Frazelia Campbell

Hidden figures: the importance of remembering black classicists

The Guardian

Finding the Roots of Graphic Novels in the Ancient World


Classicizing Chicago

From the late 1800s, Chicagoans from all walks of life and with widely varying measures of familiarity with the classical sources have found elements of the ancient past useful for making meaningful contributions to their own struggles and ventures. The Classicizing Chicago Project is building a digital archive of examples of this cultural mingling across time and space.

Upcoming Events

Panel on Ancient Law

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM, Evanston

Northwestern's Global Antiquities Group presents a Panel on Ancient Law. 

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Congratulations Dr. Giuseppe Cumella
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