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Megan Drinkwater

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Megan O. Drinkwater

Megan O. Drinkwater

Associate Professor of Classics and Chair (on leave 2013-14)

Contact Information

Phone: 404.471.6243
Email: mdrinkwater@agnesscott.edu

Office Hours: On sabbatical.

Teaching and Scholarly Interests

Professor Drinkwater's interests include Roman Literature, Gender Performance, Roman Social History, Genre Studies.

Professional Activities

Professor Drinkwater's recent publications include “The Woman's Part: The Speaking Beloved in Roman Elegy” (The Classical Quarterly 63.1), "An amateur's art: Paris and Helen in Ovid's Heroides" (Classical Philology 108), and "His Turn to Cry: Tibullus' Marathus Cycle (1.4, 1.8 and 1.9) and Roman Elegy" (The Classical Journal 107.2). Her chapter on the militia amoris for the Cambridge Companion to Latin Love Elegy is scheduled for publication in October 2013. She is an active ongoing participant in the Sunoikisis Classics Consortium and teaches in their collaborative inter-campus courses in advanced Latin on a regular basis. Professor Drinkwater is on leave 2013-14.

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Curriculum Vitae (PDF)