Jennifer B. Clarke Kosak

Affiliation: Classics
Associate Professor of Classics, Chair of Classics Department

Jennifer Clarke Kosak teaches Greek and Latin courses at every level, from elementary and intermediate Greek and Latin to advanced courses such as Greek Tragedy, Greek Historians, Greek Lyric Poetry, Roman Comedy, the Roman Novel and Roman Elegy. In addition, she teaches courses with readings in English, including Ancient Greek Medicine, Ancient Greek Theater, Gender and Sexuality in Classical Antiquity, the Politics of Memory and Ancient Odysseys.  Her particular research interests include Greek tragedy, Greek and Roman medicine, Greek intellectual history, gender studies, and, most recently, commemoration studies.


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  • PhD, Classical Philosophy, University of Michigan
  • BA, Classics, Harvard University-Radcliffe