16.8.1  ~  2010 05 07  ~  ISSN 1198-9149

Editor / rédacteur: Guy Chamberland (Thorneloe University at Laurentian University)

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Published by e-mail by the Classical Association of Canada
Publication électronique de la Société canadienne des études classiques

President / président: Jonathan Edmondson (York University)
Secretary / secrétaire: John Serrati (McGill University, Montreal)
Treasurer / trésorière: Ingrid Holmberg (University of Victoria)



[1] Thorneloe University Loukidelis Fellowship 2010/2011

The Loukidelis Foundation and the Department of Classical Studies at Thorneloe College of Laurentian University are pleased to announce the Loukidelis Fellowship in Classics for the academic year 2010/2011.

The Loukidelis Fellowship is non-renewable and open to individuals who:
have obtained their Doctorate in Classics
at the time of taking up the fellowship have completed all course and residential requirements for the Doctorate in Classics, and who have passed all preliminary examinations and completed the research for the thesis, and who can reasonably be expected to finish the doctorate during the year of the fellowship.

The holder will be asked to teach a total of five term courses (15 credits) over the Fall and Winter terms (August 1 to April 30) and give a public lecture. The holder of the Loukidelis fellowship will receive $43,000 with an allowance of up to $2000 to cover research-associated expenses and an allowance of up to $1000 to cover moving. Applications for the Loukidelis Fellowship should include official transcripts and three letters of reference.

When applicable, the thesis supervisor should be asked to write concerning the subject of the thesis and the expected date for its final submission. Applicants should also send a statement regarding the progress of their doctoral studies, including their schedule for completion, and a 1-2 page synopsis of their thesis. Completed applications should be sent by 4 June 2010 to:

Dr Louis L’Allier, Chair
Department of Classical Studies
Thorneloe University
Ramsey Lake Road
Sudbury, Ontario
P3E 2C6

Further inquiries about the position may be directed to Dr L’Allier (; and additional information about the department and the university is available on the Web at Thorneloe College is committed to employment equity. Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be considered first for this position.

[2] Northwestern University – Andrew W. Mellon Seminar

Northwestern University's Classical Traditions Initiative and the Department of Classics present the final Andrew W. Mellon Sawyer Seminar series event in the 2009-2010 series, 'Out of Europe: Greek Drama in America':

"Classicizing Chicago"

A two-day discussion about Chicago's engagement with Classical antiquity on Friday 21 and Saturday 22 May 2010 to be held in the John Evans Alumni Center, 1800 Sheridan Road, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois.

Speakers include: Kathryn Bosher, Northwestern University, Shannon Fitzsimons, Northwestern University, Elzbieta Foeller-Pituch, Northwestern University, Reginald Gibbons, Northwestern University, Robert Ketterer, University of Iowa, Lynn Kozak, McGill University, Libby Mahoney, Chicago History Museum, Margaret Malamud, New Mexico State University, Sara Monoson, Northwestern University, Thomas Gordon Smith, Notre Dame University, Hans Thomalia, Northwestern University, Daniel Tovar, Northwestern University, David Van Zanten, Northwestern University, LaDale Winling, Temple University, Amanda Wrigley, Northwestern University.

During the conference the pilot of the Classicizing Chicago electronic resource will be presented by Digital Collections and the Classics Department at Northwestern University.

The schedule for the two days is online at .

All are most welcome to attend!

For more information please contact Dr Kathryn Bosher, Assistant Professor of Classics, Northwestern University ( or Dr Amanda Wrigley, Mellon-Sawyer Postdoctoral Fellow in Classics, Northwestern University ( ).


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