Current Students :: Graduate Program

Kyle Grothoff


  • M.A. 2011, Classical Studies, Indiana University
  • B.A. 2009, Classical Studies, Missouri State University, cum laude

Academic Interests

  • Ancient astronomy
  • Comparative Epic
  • Satire, didactic poetry
  • Indo-European poetics

Courses Taught

  • Intensive Study of Literary Latin
  • Intensive Introduction to Classical and Medieval Latin
  • Beginning Latin
  • Medical Terms from Greek and Latin
  • Roman Civilization (Teaching Assistant)
  • Classical Mythology (Teaching Assistant)

Papers Presented

  • "Cato's One-Man Show: Book 9 of Lucan's Pharsalia as a commentary on Senecan Didactics." CAMWS 109th Annual Meeting (2013), Iowa City, IA
  • "The Language of Benefaction in the Writings of Libanius." CAMWS 108th Annual Meeting (2012), Baton Rouge, LA; also presented at Vagantes Medieval Graduate Student Conference, Bloomington, IN 2012
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