I'm an associate professor of classics at Brown University.

My work focuses on classical Greece, and I'm especially interested in the ways that classical Greece and our ideas about it shape our approach to politics and culture today.

Publications

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Creative Lives in Classical Antiquity Poets, Artists and Biography

The Classical Debt Greek Antiquity in an Era of Austerity

How to Think About War: An Ancient Guide to Foreign Policy

Lycurgan Athens and the Making of Classical Tragedy.