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Emma Scioli

Department of Classics
Assoicate Professor
Primary office:
785-864-2546
Wescoe Hall
Room 1033


Emma Scioli, Associate Professor of Classics, has a BA in Italian from Connecticut College (1993), and an MA and PhD (2005) from UCLA. She was an instructor at the Intercollegiate Center for Classical Studiers in Rome in 2001-2002, and held a two-year Kress Fellowship at the American Academy in Rome (2003-2005). She teaches Latin at all levels in addition to courses on Roman civilization and literature in translation. Professor Scioli's research interests include Latin poetry, dreams and sleep in antiquity, and Roman art. Her book Dream, Fantasy, and Visual Art in Roman Elegy was published in 2015 (Wisconsin Studies in Classics). Her article on women's dreams in Latin epic poetry appeared inTAPA (May 2010). She also co-edited a volume of papers from an international conference entitled Sub Imagine Somni: Nighttime Phenomena in Greco-Roman Culture (Edizioni ETS: Pisa, 2010).

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