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A LIVING LATIN AND ANCIENT GREEK CONFERENCE

February 18th-19th, 2023

Hosted By Regis High School

Program Description

Living Latin in New York City is a two-day Living Latin conference in Manhattan. The conference is designed to allow teachers and students of Latin to explore and practice the active use of the ancient languages in a classroom setting. Held in historic Regis High School on Manhattan’s Upper East Side, the program includes lectures in Latin on the conference theme and smaller sessions in which participants practice speaking Latin themselves. The conference also offers optional spoken Ancient Greek sessions and lectures. Daily coffee hours allow for informal contact and exchange with other participants.

N.B. This conference has been rescheduled from 2022 due to Covid.  


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Theme

The theme for the 2023 conference is Festivals and Celebrations

Location

LLiNYC 2023 will be held at at Regis High School, located at 55 E 84th St, New York, NY. Regis High School is fully accessible to wheelchairs and the accessible entrance is on 85th Street, but must be opened from the inside of the building. Please reach out to [email protected] if you will need to use the accessible entrance or have questions about accessibility.

Housing

The Paideia Institute has reserved a limited block of rooms at the Courtyard by Marriott Upper East Side, available to conference participants at a reduced group rate. Participants can check availability through this link.

Schedule

The conference runs 9am - 5pm on Saturday, February 18th and Sunday, February 19th. More precise scheduling information will be made available in the weeks leading up to the event.

Prerequisites

This conference is most appropriate for undergraduate or graduate students in Latin, high school teachers, and professors. Well-qualified and mature high school students are also welcome.  No experience speaking Latin or Greek is required!

Fees and Deadlines

The registration fee is $150 for registrations completed by February 1. This fee includes all program materials as well as a bagel breakfast and coffee hour daily. Registrations after February 1 will incur a late fee of $50 in addition to the registration fee.

Scholarships

Thanks to the support of our donors and sponsors, the registration fee may be reduced or waived for students and teachers who would like to attend the conference, but cannot do so for financial reasons.  Requests for scholarships should be sent by email to [email protected].

Registration

Please click the button below to register for the conference. 

Payment by Credit Card or ACH Transfer

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