Institute for Classical and Medieval Studies

The Institute for Classical and Medieval Studies welcomes all those from Western New York and beyond who are interested in a community dedicated to enriching lives and intellectual engagement. A collaborative effort of faculty from the Departments of Classics, English, Fine Arts, History, Philosophy, and Religious Studies and Theology at Canisius College, our primary focus is on the vast, rich literary and material cultures of the Classical World and Middle Ages.

Upcoming Event

Brown Bag Seminars for Spring 2019 begin January 30th

Kristina Laun, former adjunct professor of Fine Arts at Canisius, will discuss her work on four tomb vessels from the Chinese Bronze Age housed at the Buffalo Museum of Science. Canisius College Student Center, room 207. 11:50 AM to 12:50 PM. Bring your lunch and join the discussion!


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