About ASCS

The Australasian Society for Classical Studies (ASCS) aims at the advancement of the study of ancient Greece and Rome and related fields. Membership is open to all present and past researchers, teachers and students of the languages, literature, history, thought and archaeology of the ancient world, and other interested persons. ASCS holds an annual conference and publishes Antichthon, a journal of ancient world studies.

Fifty Treasures – ASCS 50th Anniversary Volume

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ASCS on Social Media

ASCS now has pages on Twitter and Facebook.

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PD for Teachers

The Australasian Society for Classical Studies is an endorsed provider of NESA Registered Professional Development.

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News and Events


The ASCS Journal
Antichthon Journal


Fifty Treasures: Classical Antiquities in Australian and New Zealand Universities is available to order online.

2018 AGM documents now online.