Emily Wilson

Emily Wilson is an Associate Professor in the Department of Classical Studies. She has a BA from Oxford in Classics, an M. Phil., also from Oxford, in English Literature (1500-1660), and a Ph.D. from Yale in Classics and Comparative Literature. Her first book was Mocked with Death: Tragic overliving from Sophocles to Milton (Johns Hopkins, 2004). Her second book was The Death of Sophocles: Hero, Villain, Chatterbox, Saint (Harvard UP 2007). Other publications include various chapters and articles on the reception of classical literature in English literature, and reviews in the TLS and LRB. She is the classics editor for the revised Norton Anthology of World Literature, and Western Literature (forthcoming a couple of years from now).

last updated 2013/08/06

Courses Taught

Fall 2013

English
029.401

Fall 2011

English
029.401

Spring 2011

Spring 2008

English
229.301

Spring 2007

English
229.403

Spring 2005

English
229.301

Spring 2004

English
096.401

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