Latin for English Literacy

A pivotal part of cultivating an attachment to classical texts is reading and talking about how they relate to our everyday lives. Angel Parham, a Sociology professor at Loyola University specializing in issues of race, founded and directs the Nyansa Classical Community, an after-school and Saturday program aimed primarily to African-American students of low-income and disadvantaged families in New Orleans. SCS funding helps to support instructors’ compensation, educational materials, and the students’ transportation to and from the center…

Read more in the Society for Classical Studies blog post.

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