Archive for the ‘Classics’ Tag

Who was Ovid?/ Video


Historian Bernadine Corrigan on the life of the Roman poet Ovid/ Video.

About Ovid.


Songs of Sappho, Painetai/ Video

From a production of the New York Greek Drama Company in 1987, Sappho’s poem set to music by Eve Beglarian, sung in ancient Greek by Andrea Goodman, accompanying herself on a 7-string lyre. Directed by Peter Steadman.

Video: Edith Hall reads Sappho



Edith Hall reading in Greek the newly discovered Sappho poems on BBC Newsnight January 2014.

Interview with Shadi Bartsch published in Interlitq: “The Groves of Academe” series

Shadi Bartsch

Shadi Bartsch

An interview (“The Groves of Academe” series) with Shadi Bartsch, Helen A. Regenstein Distinguished Service Professor of Classics and the Program in Gender Studies at the University of Chicago, and a Consulting Editor for Interlitq, is published in Interlitq.

Read the interview.

Interview with Clifford Ando to be published in Interlitq

Clifford Ando

Clifford Ando

An interview with Clifford Ando, David B. and Clara E. Stern Professor; Professor of Classics, History and Law at the University of Chicago; Co-Director, Center for the Study of Ancient Religions, University of Chicago; and Research Fellow, Department of Classics and World Languages, University of South Africa, will be published in a forthcoming issue of Interlitq. Further news to follow…