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Stephen Sansom

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W 3-5pm


B.A. in Classics and English, Samford University (2007)
Summer Session, American School of Classical Studies at Athens (2011)
M.A. in Classics, Vanderbilt University (2012)

Stephen is a Ph.D. student on the Language and Literature track. Having left the South's humid embrace for the epiphanic shores of the West Coast, he is currently pursuing his interests in early Greek poetry and poetics. Past projects have involved memory and being in Hesiod's Theogony and agonistic performance in the Homeric Hymn to Apollo. Current projects include memory and metrics in the Odyssey and genre and performance in the Iliad. He is also currently serving as secretary for S.C.I.T. (Stanford Classics in Theater).

Current Projects: 
Remembering Odysseus: line-initial memory in the Odyssey