Inside Classics

Texan Classics during the pandemic. Funded by the SCS Classics Everywhere initiative.

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April 28, 2021 01:40:13
Episode 6: In Memoriam: Bill Nethercut

Episode 6: In Memoriam: Bill Nethercut

We sat down with Jason Nethercut to celebrate the life of his father, Bill Nethercut, an iconic and much loved figure in the UT-Austin Classics Department. For Jason's obituary of his father, go here.  To donate to the Bill and Jane Nethercut Excellence Endowment Fund, please go here. ...

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April 28, 2021 01:47:40
Episode 5: Online Teaching

Episode 5: Online Teaching

Online teaching: we love it, we hate it. We talked to Amy Pistone, Joann Gulizio, Zoe Thomas about it. Join us!  ...

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April 28, 2021 01:17:05
Episode 4: The Check In

Episode 4: The Check In

Back in summer 2020, we checked in Naomi Campa, Bill Farris, and Colin MacCormack to talk childcare, going on the job market, and grad school decisions. All of us have gone through decisive changes since, but this is both a fun time capsule and proof that things change, but also stay the same. ...

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April 28, 2021 01:29:09
Episode 3: Italy

Episode 3: Italy

We are joined by Grace Gibson and Christopher Van Den Berg to talk about Italy, the effect of COVID on working and studying there, and our best memories of it. ...

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April 28, 2021 01:00:36
Episode 2:  Health and Medicine in the Ancient World

Episode 2: Health and Medicine in the Ancient World

This episode, recorded in April, discusses various aspects of ancient health from Hippocratic conceptions of disease to isotopic and osteological work on ancient skeletons. We are joined by several experts on ancient health and medicine, Lesley Dean-Jones, Elijah Fleming, and Katie Reinberger. ...

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April 28, 2021 00:58:14
Episode 1: Project Interruptus

Episode 1: Project Interruptus

Pramit Chaudhuri and Adam Rabinowitz join us to talk about shuttering down projects, personal disruptions, and post-Covid classics.  ...

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