Centre for Classical Studies

Teaching Areas

Researchers and Research Areas of Expertise

Associate Professor Caillan Davenport: Head of the Centre for Classical Studies

Dr Chris Bishop: Classical Greek and Roman history; Latin and Classical Greek literature; late antiquity; early medieval history; classical and medieval reception studies; medievalism; comic book studies.

Dr Sonia Pertsinidis: Ancient Greek Literature; Philosophy and Education; Drama and Mythology; Ancient Greek popular literature (fables, comic biographies and wisdom literature).



The Canberra Friends of the Australian Archaeological Institute at Athens

The AAIA aims to promote the study of ancient, mediaeval, and modern Greece in both Greece and Australia, and is the focal point for Australian research and excavations in Greece.

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The Friends of the ANU Classics Museum

The Friends of the ANU Classics Museum encourages and promotes the interests of the museum. It organises lectures on classical art, history and archaeology, and on topics suggested by items in the collection. The group, established in 1985, also raises funds to purchase acquisitions for the museum.

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