Micaela W. Janan

Professor of Classical Studies

External address: 
233 Allen Bldg, Durham, NC 27708
Internal office address: 
Box 90103, Durham, NC 27708-0103
Phone: 
(919) 684-2257
Office Hours: 

Monday 6-7 and by appointment

  • Latin Literature: Latin poetry
  • Gender: gender and identity in antiquity
  • Theory: new approaches to classics; psychoanalytic theory; feminist theory

Education & Training:

  • Ph.D., Princeton University 1988

  • B.A., University of California at Santa Cruz 1979

Janan, MW. "Review of Torture and Truth, by Page Dubois." Ancient Philosophy 14 (1994): 217-222.

Janan, M. "Review of 100 Years of Homosexuality, by David Halperin." Women’s Classical Caucus Newsletter 17 (1991): 40-43.

Pages

Janan, MW. "Desire and Narrative in Catullus 11 and 51." Utah Academy of Arts and Sciences, St. George, UT (1988). (Academic Article)

Pages

Janan, MW. "'Our Father, Who Art My Lover': Psychoanalysis and Paternity in Statius’ Silvae." Classical Association of the Atlantic States. October 10, 2013 - October 13, 2013. Philadelphia, PA.

Janan, MW. "The Father's Tragedy: Assessing Paternity in Silvae 2.1." APA (now SCS) Annual Meeting. January 11, 2015. New Orleans, LA.

Janan, MW. "Narcissus on the Text: Psychoanalysis, Exegesis, Ethics." American Philological Association. 2005. Boston, MA.

Janan, MW. "Rome's Mirror Stage: Ovid, the Classics and Reflective Identity." Psychoanalysis Across the Disciplines Conference. 2001. Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ.

Janan, MW. "Refashioning Hercules: Propertius 4.9." American Philological Association. 1997. Chicago, IL.

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