- Notes on Contributors
Krishni Burns is a Lecturer of Classical Studies at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Her research interests include the Roman sociopolitical origins of the cult of the Magna Mater, Republican women's social networks, and the reception of the ancient world in children's media. She is the head researcher for the Living Odyssey, an ethnographic project that explores ancient mythology in the American oral tradition.
Katherine R. De Boer is Visiting Assistant Professor in Classics at Indiana University and earned her Ph.D. from The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Her research focuses on women and gender issues in Greek and Latin poetry. She is working on a book about the representation of the dead and dying female body in Homer's Odyssey, Vergil's Aeneid, and Ovid's Metamorphoses.
Brian Lush is Associate Professor of Classics at Macalester College. He has published prior essays on Euripides' Alcestis, Medea, Iphigenia in Aulis, and Electra, and continues to pursue research in Euripides' exploration of identity, social turbulence, and intellectual dissonance.