Supplementary Issue  — Numéro spécial
20.01.1        2013–09–22        ISSN 1198-9149

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

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Newsletter of the Classical Association of Canada
Bulletin de la Société canadienne des Études classiques

President / président: Patrick Baker (Université Laval)
Secretary / secrétaire: Guy Chamberland (Université Laurentienne)
Treasurer / trésorière: Ingrid Holmberg (University of Victoria)

Contents / Sommaire

[1] Association and CCB Announcements / Annonces de la Société et du BCÉA
  • Lecture Tours: corrigendum
  • John Geyssen Subsidy for Lecture Tours / Fonds John-Geyssen pour les tournées de conférences
[2] Positions Available / Postes à combler
  • No announcements in this issue / Rien à signaler dans ce numéro-ci
[3] Varia
  • List of CAC Annual General Meeting locations, 1989─2013
  • OCA Fall Meeting

[1] Association & CCB Announcements / Annonces de la Société et du BCÉA

From the Editor

In the programme of the Western Lecture Tour, posted in the September issue, Michele George's lecture on October 9th at the University of Alberta should be entitled "The Dead of Vesuvius". For more information, please contact Jeremy Rossiter (


From Ingrid Holmberg

The Classical Association of Canada invites applications for financial assistance to institutions or departments which are hosting a Lecture Tour speaker in the 2013-2014 academic year. This initial disbursement will depend upon the number of applicants and the availability of funds (most likely under $500 in total). Please complete the attached form (disponible aussi en français) and return to Ingrid E. Holmberg, Treasurer, CAC (

[2] Positions Available / Postes à combler

No announcements in this issue / Rien à signaler dans ce numéro-ci

[3] Varia


From the Editor

Some readers may be interested in this list, drawn by Patrick Baker and I, of all locations where the Annual General Meeting was held since 1989. The first 10 years (1989─1998) belong to the period when the CAC organized its AGM as part of the Learneds.

1989 ─ Université Laval ─ Québec, QC
1990 ─ University of Victoria ─ Victoria, BC
1991 ─ Queen's University ─ Kingston, ON
1992 ─ University of Prince Edward Island ─ Charlottetown, PEI
1993 ─ Carleton University ─ Ottawa, ON
1994 ─ University of Calgary ─ Calgary, AB
1995 ─ Université du Québec à Montréal ─ Montréal, QC
1996 ─ Brock University ─ St. Catharines, ON
1997 ─ Memorial University of Newfoundland ─ St. John's, NF
1998 ─ Université d'Ottawa / University of Ottawa ─ Ottawa, ON

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1999 ─ Université Laval ─ Québec, QC
2000 ─ University of Winnipeg ─ Winnipeg, MB
2001 ─ University of Waterloo & Wilfrid Laurier University ─ Kitchener / Waterloo, ON
2002 ─ University of British Columbia ─ Vancouver, BC
2003 ─ University of New Brunswick ─ Fredericton, NB
2004 ─ Université Laval ─ Québec, QC
2005 ─ University of Calgary ─ Banff
2006 ─ University of Toronto ─ Toronto, ON
2007 ─ Memorial University of Newfoundland ─ St. John's, NF
2008 ─ Université de Montréal ─ Montréal, QC
2009 ─ University of British Columbia ─ Vancouver, BC
2010 ─ Université Laval ─ Québec, QC
2011 ─ Dalhousie University ─ Halifax, NS
2012 ─ University of Western Ontario ─ London, ON
2013 ─ University of Manitoba ─ Winnipeg, MB

If I'm not mistaken: 1985 U de Montréal ─ 1986 U of Manitoba ─ 1987 McMaster U ─ 1988 U of Windsor. The 2014 AGM will be held at McGill University in Montreal, with details soon to be provided. In 2015 we will meet at the University of Toronto.


The OCA fall meeting promises to be a wonderful event, which offers Classicists at both the secondary and post secondary levels an opportunity to work together to support the study of Latin, ancient Greek and Classics in Ontario and beyond!

Please do save the date, Saturday, October 19th for this excellent event, and return the registration form asap. If you are not already an OCA member, please follow this link to the membership form.

Also, if you could please let your department's Classics majors know about this event, that would be wonderful.

Please let me know if you have any questions (

Check out our new expanded web site, and follow us on Facebook and Twitter!

Thank you, and best wishes!

Elizabeth Ellison
Past President, Ontario Classical Association

Next regular issue   2013–10–15 / Prochaine livraison régulière   2013–10–15

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