Western Classics

Western Classics is our newsletter from  staff and students in Classics at NUI Galway.

Western Classics 2

Download: Western Classics 2 (March 2019)


  • Senatus Populusque Galviensis
  • Ireland and Carolingian Brittany: Texts and Transmission
  • Res gestae: staff news
  • Current PhD research
  • Taking manuscripts to school
  • Losing a Greek vase
  • Notes from another West Coast
  • In memoriam
  • Away from Ogygia

Western Classics 1

Download: Western Classics 1 (March 2018)


  • University Teaching—the skills agenda
  • Res gestae: staff news
  • Current PhD research
  • A thought on Heraclitus
  • Latin biblical commentaries
  • Remembering Ma Heavey
  • New databases
  • Events and photos
  • Colm Luibhéid’s passing

(Our cover image, the Pylos Combat Agate, is used courtesy of the Department of Classics, University of Cincinnati.)