Julie Nishimura-Jensen

LecturerDirector, Post-baccalaureate Program in Classical Studies

(215) 898-7425

Office Hours
WF 12-1:00

Ph.D. (Classics) University of Wisconsin at Madison, 1996
B.A. (Classics) Carleton College, 1987

Research Interests

Greek and Latin literature, especially Hellenistic poetry

Courses Taught

(undergraduate) Elementary and Intermediate Greek

(post-baccalaureate) Euripides, Aristophanes, Homeric and Callimachean hymns, didactic poetry, Lucretius, Roman comedy, and the Argo myth

Selected Publications

"The poetics of Aethalides: silence and poikilia in Apollonius' Argonautica," CQ 48 (1998) 456-469.

"Unstable Geographies: The Moving Landscape in Apollonius' Argonautica and Callimachus' Hymn to Delos" TAPhA 130 (2000) 287-317

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