Assistant Professor of Classical Studies, Indiana University
PhD in Classical Studies, 2019
Bill Beck's research focuses on Homeric epic and its reception, particularly its scholarly reception in antiquity. He is currently at work on three book projects: a monograph, The Narrative of the Iliad: Time, Space, and Story, based on his Penn dissertation; a translation, The Ancient Scholia to Homer’s Iliad: A Translation, Vol. 1; and a co-edited volume, Exegesis, Interpretation, Dialogue: Reading the Iliad Scholia. His writing has appeared in Transactions of the American Philological Association,Yearbook of Ancient Greek Epic, Vergilius, Bryn Mawr Classical Review, Eidolon, Slackjaw, Unravel, and Tellus.