Trial by Fire: Reflections on a first TA assignment.

Today’s post is the last in a series from our fall semester TA, Molly, who was a first year MA assigned to the project with little to no background in our areas of focus. Here are her thoughts on surviving her first semester of grad school and her first TA…

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Number One on the Charts

It might come as a surprise that one of the first tasks I jumped on when I started as the From Stone to Screen TA was taking a bunch of big, confusing, and largely unlabeled pieces of old (but not ancient) paper and attempting to put them into some kind…

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Reading the Tablets: Ancient Words in a Modern World

We here at From Stone to Screen  like to brag that our project is an international, multi-disciplinary collaboration (because it is) but don’t just take our word on it, here’s some proof!  Our next student profile is on Nicholas Kraus, a PhD student at Yale University.  Does his name sounds…

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Worlds Apart: Conferencing as both Classicist and Archaeologist

As the new academic year launches into full swing, I find myself looking back over the spectacular year(s!!) From Stone to Screen has had, and I wonder what lies in store for the rest of 2015, and especially 2016. I recently compiled a ‘CV’ for our project, showcasing all of…

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