Publications

Books:

Enraged: Why Violent Times Need Ancient Greek Myths. Forthcoming: Yale University Press. Summer 2017.

 

Solon the Singer: Politics and Poetics, Lanham, Maryland: Rowman and Littlefield Publishers, Inc., 1993. In the series Greek Studies: Interdisciplinary Approaches, edited by Gregory Nagy.

Articles:

“What’s the Point? Cultivating Critical Thought by Developing (Re-)Writing Skills.” New England Classical Journal 43.4 (2016), 241-252.

“A Man Out of Time: Sophocles’ Aias 646-692.” Transference 3.1 (Fall 2015), 94-97.

“The Tragic Io: Defining Identity in a Democratic Age.” New England Classical Journal 42.4 (2015), 246-260.

“Seeing is Believing: Four Women on Display in Herodotus’ Histories.” New England Classical Journal 35.4 (2008), 269-280.

“Translation and Interpretation for Intermediate and Advanced Students.” Classical World 100.1 (2006), 45-48.

“Polycrates and his Brothers: Herodotus’ Depiction of Fraternal Relationships in the Histories.” Classical World 98.2 (Winter 2005), 139-151.

“A Matter of Perspective: Penelope and the Nightingale in Odyssey 19. 512-534.” The Classical Journal 97. 2. (Dec.-Jan., 2001-2002), 145-159.

“A Bull for Poseidon: The Bull’s Bellow in Odyssey 21. 46-50.” The Classical Quarterly, 47.1 (1997), 115-125.

“Barrier and Transcendence: The Door and the Eagle in Iliad 24. 314-321.” The Classical Quarterly 45. 2 (1995), 280-295.

Reviews:

McCrorie, Edward (trans.), Homer: The Odyssey. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2004. The Classical Bulletin 81.1 (2005).

Kovacs, David (trans.), Euripides. Bacchae, Iphigenia at Aulis, Rhesus. Loeb Classical Library. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2003. The Bryn Mawr Classical Review (03.12.23).

Domínguez Monedero, Adolfo J., Solón de Atenas. Barcelona: Editorial Crítica, 2001. The Bryn Mawr Classical Review (02.08.42 ).

Golder, Herbert and Pevear, Richard (trans.). Sophocles: Aias (Ajax). New York: Oxford University Press, 1999. The Bryn Mawr Classical Review (00.10.13).

Gerber, Douglas E., Greek Elegaic Poetry. Loeb Classical Library. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1999, and Greek Iambic Poetry. Loeb Classical Library. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1999. The Bryn Mawr Classical Review (00.03.24).

Cawkwell, George, Thucydides and the Peloponnesian War. New York: Routledge, 1997, and Thucydides, The Peloponnesian War, translated by Steven Lattimore. Indianapolis: Hackett, 1998. The New England Classical Journal 26. 5 (August, 1999).

Other:

Winner of the New Yorker cartoon contest, December 17th, 2007.