Welcome to the
Institut d’études anciennes!
Created in June 1999, the Institut d'études anciennes at Université Laval
works to promote education and research in the field of ancient studies and to spread
knowledge about Greek, Roman and Eastern antiquity. On this site, you will find
information about Université Laval's undergraduate and graduate programs
in ancient studies. You can also learn about research carried out by professors
and students, find out about student life and get news about the conferences, seminars
and other activities organized by the Institute.
Feel free to contact us if
you would like to know more about the Institute, Université Laval’s ancient
studies programs or current research, which spans a variety of disciplines: Greek
and Latin language; literature and linguistics; Greek and Roman history; Graeco-Roman
archaeology; Greek epigraphy; Early Christianity; Gnosticism and Manichaeism; Eastern
Christian languages and literature; ancient philosophy and its extension into the
Middle Ages; the survival of the classical heritage in the Middle Ages; the Latin
influence on the Renaissance; Sanskrit language and literature; classical values
in contemporary culture.
Director of the Institut d’études anciennes
P.S. : The English version of our website is abridged. Please be sure to
visit our French site for more detailed descriptions
and up-to-date information about our activities.