Classical Language Workshops

Koine Greek Workshop

Latin Workshop

This weekly reading group meets on Mondays from 5:00 – 6:00 pm, and is open to students of all levels who want to read Biblical and Patristic texts in Koine Greek. Professor Jay Treat of the Department of Religious Studies prepares the readings and coaches the translation. A light dinner will also be provided!  If you would like to receive more information or would like to register, please email Emmie Brown at

Starting January 15th, 2019. This workshop convenes graduate students and scholars of the Penn community in an informal, convivial setting to build our skills of translation and paleography and to enjoy reading post-classical Latin texts together. This semester we will be starting with Giovanni Pico della Mirandola’s De digitate hominisFor more information, please contact Daniel Cheely (