Sophia Smith Professor of Classical Languages and Literatures
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Justina Gregory, Sophia Smith Professor of Classical Languages and Literatures, received her bachelor of arts from Smith College and her master of arts and doctorate from Harvard University. She has been the recipient of Woodrow Wilson, Fulbright and American Council of Learned Societies fellowships. She teaches Greek and Latin at all levels, as well as Classics in Translation courses such as "Rites of Passage" and "The Trojan War."
Gregory's research interests are Greek tragedy and Greek intellectual history. Her books include Euripides and the Instruction of the Athenians (University of Michigan Press, 1991) and Euripides, Hecuba: Introduction, Text, and Commentary (Oxford University Press, 1999). She is the editor of A Companion to Greek Tragedy (Wiley-Blackwell, 2005) and is currently completing a book on concepts of education in epic and tragedy.