Graduate Students

Elizabeth Mitchell

Elizabeth Mitchell

PhD Candidate in Classical Archaeology

Research Interests: embodiment; figuration and personification; Roman mosaics and the arts of architectural space; Palmyrene funerary art and architecture; the ancient novels, especially the funny ones (The Golden Ass and Leukippe and Kleitophon are my favourites); cupids and ketoi

Monica Park

Monica Park

PhD Candidate in Ancient History

Research & Teaching Interests: Greek literature (especially Greek lyric and iambic/elegiac poetry and their ancient and modern receptions; Greek hymns; Hellenistic literature); Greek religion and religious discourse; Greek literary, cultural, and intellectual history; Imperial Greek literature (especially the Greek novels, Pausanias, Lucian); Ancient and modern literary theory and criticism; Women and gender in/and classics