Classical Studies Program

Phebe McClatchy Conley Lectures

Every autumn the Classics program hosts the Phebe McClatchy Conley Classics Lecture, which brings to Fresno an internationally renowned scholar who speaks to a large audience and meets separately with our students. Lecturers include:

Greg Anderson, Ohio State

Donald Kagan, Yale

E. Christian Kopff, Colorado

Jodi Magness, UNC-Chapel Hill

Stephen Miller, UC Berkeley

Carlos Noreña, UC Berkeley

Josh Ober, Princeton

Elaine Pagels, Princeton

Paul Rahe, Tulsa

Zuleika Rodgers; Trinity College Dublin

Sue Treggiari, Stanford

Tim Whitmarsh, Oxford

The Classics program also hosts a variety of other lectures and performances throughout the year, such as Victor Hanson’s annual spring lecture and Eldon Quick’s marvelous renditions of Homer.


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