The Department of Classics

William Levitan

Professor Emeritus (retired)

Latin literature / ancient drama / ancient music
the classical tradition 

BA Yale University
PhD University of Texas
Fellow of the American Academy in Rome


ABELARD & HELOISE: The Letters and Other Writings, translated, with Introduction and Notes. Hackett Publishing Company [link]

Heloise: First Letter, New England Review [link]

Plexed Artistry: Aratean Acrostics, Glyph

Dancing at the End of the Rope: Optatian Porfyry and the Field of Roman Verse, TAPA [link | link]

Seneca in Racine, Yale French Studies [link | link]

Curriculum vitae

Faculty and Staff


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