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Affiliated Faculty

The Department of Classical Studies works closely with faculty and students from across the Humanities, including the Departments of Art History, Archaeology, World Languages & Literatures, Religion, and Philosophy, and the School of Theology.  Affiliated areas of specialties include:

Ancient Studies

Professor Andrea Berlin
James R. Wiseman Emeritus in Classical Archaeology
Department of Religion
Classical Archaeology, Hellenistic and Roman East

Assoc. Professor Alejandro Botta
School of Theology
Akkadian, Hebrew Bible, Assyriology and Egyptology

Professor Wiebke Denecke
Department of Modern Languages and Comparative Literature
Comparative Studies of Ancient China, Japan, and Greco-Roman Comparisons

Professor David Frankfurter
William Goodwin Aurelio Chair
Department of Religion
Ancient Mediterranean Religions

Asst. Professor Marc Glasser-Wingate 
Department of Philosophy
Ancient Philosophy

Professor Charles Griswold
Borden Parker Bowne Professor of Philosophy
Department of Philosophy
Ancient Philosophy

Prof. Karl Kirchwey
Department of English
BU Literary Translation Seminar

Professor Jonathan Klawans 
Department of Religion
Ancient Judaism

Professor Fred Kleiner
Department of History of Art and Architecture
Etruscan and Roman Art

Assoc. Professor S. Rebecca Martin
Department of History of Art and Architecture
Greek Art

Professor David Roochnik
Department of Philosophy
Ancient Philosophy

Professor Curtis Runnels
Department of Anthropology
Prehistoric Archaeology of the Aegean

Assoc. Prof. Judith Swanson
Department of Political Science
Ancient Political Science

Medieval

Assoc. Professor Jonathan Barnes
Department of Roman Studies/ Linguistics Program
Historical Linguistics

Assoc. Professor Diana Lobel
Department of Religion
Classical and Medieval Jewish Studies

Assoc. Professor Irit Kleiman
Department of Romance Languages
Medieval and Renaissance French

Renaissance

Assoc. Professor Amy Appleford
Department of English
Middle English Poetry

Professor Jodi Cranston
Department of History of Art and Architecture
Renaissance Art

Professor Christopher Martin
Department of English
English and European Renaissance

Assoc. Professor Erin Murphy
Department of English
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