Graduate Students

  • Michele Asuni

    Laurea in Lettere Antiche, University of Pisa, 2010

    Research Interests:  Greek literature, ancient vegetarianism, color in ancient Greece, ancient Greek philosophy (the Presocratics), ancient Greek painting

  • Juan Dopico

    BA, Classics & Philosophy, Vanderbilt University, 2012
    MA, Classics, Washington University in St. Louis, 2015

    Research Interests:  Greek and Roman historiography, philosophy, exempla, and memory

  • Ryan D. Franklin

    BA, Political Science, University of the Pacific, 2011
    Certificate, Latin and Greek, University of California, Davis, 2012
    MA, Classics, University of Oregon, 2014

    Research Interests:  Greek epic poetry, fiction in the Roman Empire, aesthetics, personhood and the self in antiquity

  • Laura Hutchison

    BA, Art History, Hendrix College, 2008
    MA, Art History, University of California, Davis, 2010

    Research Interests:  Greek art and archaeology (sculpture, pottery, and cult)

  • Giacomo Loi

    BA, Classics, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Milan, 2015
    MA, Classics, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Milan, 2017

    Research Interests:  Classical tradition and Greek in the Renaissance, Neolatin literature, textual criticism, reception of the classics in contemporary Israel

  • Ambra Marzocchi

    Diploma, Archival Science, Palæography and Diplomatics, State Archives School of Bologna, 2005
    BA, Classical Humanities, Università degli studi di Ferrara, 2006
    MA, Philology Literature and Classical Tradition, Università degli studi di Bologna, 2008
    MA, Classics, University of Kentucky, 2017
    Graduate Certificate, Latin Studies, University of Kentucky, 2017

    Research Interests:  Latin and Greek composition, Neo-Latin studies, history of classical scholarship, ancient and early modern literary theory and criticism, Horace, epistolography, palæography, codicology, textual editing, classical reception, translation studies

  • Danilo Piana

    Laurea in Lettere Classiche, Universit degli Studi di Genova, Italy, 2009

    Research Interests:  Greek Archaic poetry, Golden and Silver Latin, textual criticism, classical and medieval philology, sounds and colors in antiquity

  • Connor Sedlacek

    BA, Individualized Major ("The Changing Tradition of Classics"), Gallatin School of Individualized Study at New York University, 2016

    Research Interests:  Classical studies and reception in the German-speaking world at the turn of the 19th century

  • Timothy Smith

    BA, University of California, Los Angeles, 2010

    Research Interests:  Early Greek elegy, Greek lyric poetry and performance

  • Adam Tabeling

    BA, Anthropology and Classics, University of Colorado, 2011

    Research Interests:  Roman architecture, Roman topography, and Roman sculpture

  • Melissa Browne Toomey

    BA, Classics, College of the Holy Cross, 2012

    Research Interests:  Greek and Roman epic poetry, Homeric tradition and textual transmission

  • Ryan Warwick

    BA, Bard College, 2016

    Research Interests:  Roman imperial self fashioning, landscape, and the production of space, as well as classical reception from the Renaissance to the present day

  • Yanneck Wiegers

    MA, Classics, Leipzig University
    BA, Latin and Biology, Osnabrück University

    Research Interests:  Latin poetry (pastoral and Augustan), reception studies, intertextuality