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Young Kim reflects on American multilingualism in Newsweek op-ed

Young Richard Kim, associate professor and head of Classics and Mediterranean Studies and associate professor of History, recently published an op-ed piece with Newsweek. In it he writes about multilingualism in American culture…

Young Kim interviewed on WBEZ

Young Richard Kim, associate professor and Head of Classics and Mediterranean Studies, joined WBEZ’s “Reset” for a discussion about the origin of the model minority myth and how it impacted Asian Americans growing…

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"Casina" adaptation by Classics major - mark your calendars!

Mark your calendars for April 30th and the opening (via livestream) of a new adaptation of Plautus’s Casina by UIC Classical Studies major Luana Davila! Additional details coming soon. Promotional Flyer Produced by Columbia…

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New edited volume by Young Kim

The Cambridge Companion to the Council of Nicaea, edited by Young Kim, Associate Professor and Head of Classics and Mediterranean Studies, was released in January 2021 by Cambridge University Press. Part of the…

Zinon Papakonstantinou publishes Cursing for Justice

Zinon Papakonstantinou, Professor of Classics, has published a new book, Cursing for Justice: Magic, Disputes, and the Lawcourts in Classical Athens (Franz Steiner Verlag: Stuttgart, 2021). From the publisher: This book is a…

Young Kim featured in AHA Perspectives on History

A Q&A with Young Kim, Associate Professor and Head of Classics and Mediterranean Studies, was featured in the American Historical Association’s Perspectives on History as part of a member spotlight series. Read the article online.