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Greece Says Ancient Lost City of Tenea Has Been Found


World's oldest intact shipwreck discovered in Black Sea

The Guardian

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

The Invention of Chaos

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM, Evanston

Professor Glenn Most (U Chicago), will present his talk "The Invention of Chaos" as part of the Classical Receptions Workshop.

Caravans of Gold Guided Tour

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM, Evanston

Take a guided tour of the Block Museum's exhibit Caravans of Gold, Fragments in Time: Art, Culture, and Exchange across Medieval Sahara...

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