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Florence, KY

B.A. Xavier University (2013), M.A. Washington University in St. Louis (2015).

Athens, Greece

B.A. in Philology (Major: Classics), University of Athens, Greece (2014), M.A. in Classics, University of Athens, Greece (2016): The Shaping of Memory and Identity in the Topography of Augustan Rome.

Evanston, IL

B.A. St. Olaf (2009), M.A. University of Virginia (2011): Homeric Counterfactuals in Direct SpeechPh.D. (in progress) Talking Truth: The Vocabulary of Honesty in Archaic Greek Poetry.

Bozeman, MT

B.A. University of Colorado (2008), M.A. University of Virginia (2012): Infernal Voices: The Catalogue of Women in Aeneid 6. Ph.D. (in progress) Prayer Formulae in Ovid.

Dover, MA

B.A. Cornell University (2008), M.A. University of Virginia (2012): Breaking the Law: Legal Language and Love in Ovid's Amores. Ph.D. (in progress) A Clash of Characters: Jupiter and Juno in Ovid's Fasti.

Catonsville, MD

B.A. Loyola University (2013), M.A. University of Colorado Boulder (2015).

Norfolk, VA

B.A. in Russian Studies, University of Richmond (2013), Post-Bac. in Classical Studies, William and Mary (2016).

Cincinnati, OH

B.A. Classics, Brigham Young University (2016).

Fairfax, VA

B.A. William and Mary (2013), M.A. University of Bristol (2015): Papierlandschaft. Through and Between Tacitus's Agricola and W. G. Sebald's The Rings of Saturn.

Seattle, WA

B.A. St. Olaf College (2014), M.A. University of Virginia (2016): Ghostly Statues: The Barren Statue Bases in the Forum of Pompeii.

B.A. University of Georgia (2006), M.A. Washington University (2008): Politics and Parody in Aristophanes' Acharnians, Clouds, and Frogs, M.A. University of Virginia (2012): Vergil's Venus: Secret Schemes and Swan Signs in Aeneid 1; Ph.D. (in progress) Racine reads the Ancients: Classical Allusions and Ancient Poetics in Andromaque, Britannicus, and Phèdre.

Clarendon Hills, IL

B.A. Boston College (2012), Post Bac. University of Pennsylvania (2013).

Arlington, VA
B.A. Rice, J.D. Harvard, Open Water SCUBA, LL.M. Columbia, M.A. St. John's College, Post-bac Georgetown, M.A. University of Virginia (2009): Reckless Yearnings: Odyssean Influences in Arrian's Anabasis of Alexander. Ph.D. (in progress) The Philosopher and the Farmer: Socrates and Spatial Metaphor in Plato, Xenophon, and Cicero.


Wallingford, PA

B.A. Dickinson College (2006), M.A. University of Virginia (2009): mitto me in mare: The Philosophic Allegory of Seneca, Epistle 53. Ph.D. (in progress): The First-Person Narratives in Seneca's Epistles.

Chico, CA

B.A. CSU-Chico (2005), Post Bac. UC Davis (2008), M.A. University of Virginia (2010): Knowing Well: Gnomic Statements in Herodotus' History, Book 1. Ph.D. (in progress) Greek Historiography in Middle Republican Rome.

Duncansville, PA

B.A. in Classics and Ancient Mediterranean Studies, Penn State University (2012), Post Bac. in Classical Languages, University of Pennsylvania (2014), M.A. in Classics Languages, University of Georgia (2016): The Creation of New Realities: Theogonies, Cosmographies, and a Redefinition of Customs in Aristophanes' Birds, Clouds, and Peace.

West Seneca, NY

B.A. Colgate University (2007), M.A. University of Virginia (2009): From West to East : The Progression of Wise Advice in Arrian's Anabasis. Ph.D. (in progress): The Rhetoric of apologia in Cicero's Letters.

Eagan, MN

B.A. St. Olaf College (2009); M.F.A. in Creative Writing, University of Washington (2012).

New York, NY

B.A. Washington and Lee University (2013), M.A. University of Colorado Boulder (2015).

Glen Rock, NJ

B.A. Middlebury College (2011), M.A. in Humanities, University of Chicago (2012): Socrates, Alcibiades, and the Erotic Foundations of Philosophy and Imperialism, M.A. University of Virginia (in progress): (Re)constructing Athenian Identity: The Cultural Significance of the graphē paranomōn and the graphē nomon mē epitēdeion theinai.

Omaha, NE

B.A. University of Iowa (2009); M.A. University of Florida (2011): Lucan's Ferrum Fodder.

Rocky Hill, NJ

B.A. The Catholic University of America (2008), M.A. Washington University in St. Louis (2011).

Clarksville, TN

B.A. in English and Classical Languages, Austin Peay State University (2006); M.A. in English, Austin Peay State University (2013): “Boats Against the Current”: Gatz-Gatsby and Lucifer-Satan; M.A. in Classical Languages, University of Georgia (2014): The Role of Diomedes in Latin Epic.

Fresno, CA

B.A. California State University, Long Beach (2007), M.A. University of Colorado, Boulder (2012): Historian Historicized: The Representation of Nicolaus of Damascus in Josephus' Judaean Antiquities.

Pittsburgh, PA

B.A. University of Pittsburgh (2010), M.A. Florida State University (2012): Agrippa II's Use and Misuse of the Past: Historical Exempla and Self-Presentation in Josephus' Judean War.

Woodstown, NJ

B.A. (2010), M.A. in Classics, Texas Tech University (2012), M.A. in Philosophy, Texas Tech University (2013): Interpreting the Pre-Socratic Poets.