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:

Virtual Annual Meeting (July 13-17, 2020)

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 (2021)

Contact CANE Officers

SCS Awards for Excellence in Teaching   Recently updated !

The SCS Joint Committee on the Classics in American Education invites nominations for the 2020 SCS Awards for Excellence in Teaching at the Precollegiate Level. Two awards are given each year. The value is $500.00 (cash), $200.00 (materials budget), and plane fare plus two nights in the conference hotel at either the SCS annual meeting (deferrable, as the 2021 meeting will be remote), the ACL annual meeting (Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, June 24-26, 2021) or the Classical Association of Canada annual meeting (University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia, May 2021). The awardee may choose. Candidates remain eligible for three years in total. The nomination is due October 15, 2020.

WCC Pre-PhD awards

Did you hear an excellent paper by a student at the CANE Annual Meeting?

Was it on gender, sexuality, feminist theory, women’s history, or the status of women in the profession?

The Women’s Classical Caucus (WCC) continues to accept nominations for the¬†Pre-PhD¬†award, recognizing an oral paper by a pre-PhD scholar presented at a major conference. Although many in-person conferences were canceled, you can still submit papers that were accepted or delivered virtually.

Please submit nominations through the following Google form:

Nominations must be received by SEPTEMBER 30TH. Self-nominations are strongly encouraged; however, we will only accept one self-nomination per person, per prize. For more information, visit Please contact Pat Salzman with questions: <>