Canadian Classical Bulletin/Bulletin Canadien des Etudes Anciennes
13.2.1 2006 11 06 ISSN 1198-9149
Editors/Rédacteurs: J. W. Geyssen (University of New Brunswick): firstname.lastname@example.org
Michael P. Fronda (McGill University): email@example.com
Renaud Gagné (McGill University): firstname.lastname@example.org
Published by e-mail by the Classical Association of Canada/
Publié par courrier électronique par la société canadienne des études classiques
President: James Murray (University of New Brunswick, Fredericton) email@example.com
Secretary/ Secrétaire: Patrick Baker (Université Laval) Patrick.Baker@hst.ulaval.ca
Treasurer/ Trésorier: Annabel Robinson (University of Regina) firstname.lastname@example.org
 Positions Available
 Calls for Papers
 MA Programs
 Positions Available
From: Kathy Axcell <email@example.com>
ANCIENT HISTORY & CLASSICS
The Department of Ancient History and Classics at Trent University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in Greek History, effective July 1, 2007 (subject to budgetary approval). The successful applicant should also be able to teach Greek and Latin at all levels of the curriculum. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in hand and be able to demonstrate effective records of teaching success and research achievement or promise.
The Department of Ancient History & Classics offers degree programs in Ancient Greek & Roman Studies and in Greek & Latin Language & Literature and is involved in the Trent/Queen’s Graduate Program. For further information on the Department and its activities, please consult the web site at: http://www.trentu.ca/ahc/
Applicants should send (in printed form) a curriculum vitae, a writing sample, a teaching dossier, and a statement outlining current and future research interests by November 29, 2006 to the address below. Applicants should ask three referees to send letters of recommendation under separate cover or by e-mail directly to the Chair.
Please send application materials to:
Prof. Jennifer Moore, Chair,
Dept. of Ancient History and Classics,
1600 West Bank Drive.
Peterborough, ON K9J 7B8 Canada. (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Trent University is an employment equity employer, and especially invites applications from women, Aboriginal persons, visible minorities and persons with disabilities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian and permanent residents will be given priority.
 Calls for Papers
From: Bonnie MacLachlan <email@example.com>
Anger in the Ancient World
Graduate Student Conference
University of Western Ontario
March 16-17, 2007
Keynote Speaker: Prof. David Konstan, Brown University
Call for Papers
Anger as a primal emotion appears in many facets of Classical culture. We see it reflected in a variety of texts, fiction and nonfiction, poetry and prose, as well as in art and architecture. From a study of Achilles' rage to Dido's fury and beyond, we can discover much about the ancient world and about ourselves.
We invite graduate students to submit papers to examine diverse aspects of anger in the ancient world. Topics may be drawn from, but are not limited to: literary criticism, ancient philosophy, gender studies, Greek and Latin linguistics, ritual, religion, art and archeology.
Please send abstracts of no more than 250 words by November 30, 2006 to:
 MA Programs
From: Danielle Parks <firstname.lastname@example.org>
The Classics Department at Brock University welcomes applications for its MA programme, which will be entering its second year in the Fall of 2007. The Master of Arts in Classics emphasizes a holistic approach to the Greek and Roman worlds and encourages all students to study languages, literature, history, and material culture. The study of Greek and Latin is at the heart of the program in order to ensure students can access the wealth of literary and documentary sources that have survived and continue to surface. The program also assigns prominence to historical context and material culture, especially promoting active archaeological research and travel to the Mediterranean. The program is structured on the principle that these diverse approaches inform one another and produce a cross-disciplinary, well-rounded and thus broader understanding of the world and legacy of the Greeks and Romans.
Applications for admission to the MA program will be accepted from students holding a BA, Honours, or equivalent degree in Classics, with a minimum overall average of B (second class), a minimum average of 75% in Classics courses and with at least two years in Greek and two years in Latin at the university level. Applicants must supply three letters of reference, a personal statement of interest and goals of not more than two pages in length, a representative piece of written work of not more than 20 pages and transcripts of all post-secondary course-work. On-line application forms are available at: http://www.brocku.ca/gradstudies/admissions
For further information, please contact Danielle Parks, Graduate Programme Director, email@example.com.
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