Classics and Ancient History
The University of Sydney has a proud tradition of classics and Ancient History dating back to the earliest years of the University. Postgraduate students explore the Greek and Roman roots of Western civilisation and obtain a better understanding of our contemporary world.
Dr Robert Cowan, Professor Peter Wilson, Associate Professor Kathryn Welch, Dr Julia Kindt, Dr Alastair Blanshard, Dr Paul Roche, Professor Eric Csapo, Dr Anne Rogerson, Dr Eleanor Cowan, Associate Professor Richard Miles, Professor Rick Benitez
Academic staff have a diversity of research interests including Greek cultural history; Greek rhetoric and law; Greek tragedy and society; Greek democracy; Greek religion; Roman imperial history; the Roman Republic; Latin literature of the Republican and Imperial periods; magic; the Classical tradition. Classics and Ancient History develops language and analytical skills that are applicable in a wide range of employment contexts, from law to journalism.
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