Annual Meeting 2023

The 2023 CANE annual meeting will take place March 17-18, 2023, at St. Sebastian’s School in Needham, Massachusetts. The call for paper and panel submissions will be posted in September 2022.


New to CANE?

Here’s what we have to offer.

The Classical Association of New England is a membership organization open to scholars, educators, students, and all those with an interest in the languages, history, cultures, and literature of the ancient and medieval Mediterranean world, as well as their reception around the globe and into modern times.

Follow these links to CANE events, resources, publications, and outreach:

Annual Meeting

CANE Awards, Scholarships, and Writing Contest

Teacher Resources and CANEPress Publications

New England Classical Journal

Resources for Classicists Relevant to Black Lives Matter 

CANE Statements and Blog Posts

CANE Summer Institute

Contact CANE Officers


John Rouman (1926-2022)

Please see the following message about John Rouman, Professor Emeritus at the University of New Hampshire, who passed away last week at the age of 96. This message is from Mary Papoutsy, Co-Chair of the John C. Rouman Classical Lecture Series Advisory Board:

I’m emailing you in my capacity as the Co-Chair of the John C. Rouman Classical Lecture Series Advisory Board at UNH to pass along the sad news to colleagues and friends of John that he passed away yesterday. His brother and close friends have made final arrangements which I’m conveying to you in case there are colleagues among the CANE membership who might wish to pay their last respects to John.

Visiting hours will be Tuesday, August 9, beginning at 9:30 a.m. at the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church, 93 Locust Street, Dover, NH.  The funeral will follow directly at 11:00 a.m.  Burial will follow at the Annunciation Cemetery in Dover.