Margaret Elsner

Visiting Assistant Professor of Classics at Sewanee The University of the South

Research Interests:

  • Greek and Latin poetry
  • Comparative literature
  • Animal studies
  • Women's and gender studies
  • Reception theory


  • "Animalized Women in Classical and Contemporary Literature"



  • PhD, Classics (Susan L. Huntington Dean's Distinguished University Fellow), The Ohio State University, 2013–present
  • BA, Latin and English (summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa), Sewanee: The University of the South, 2012

Academic CV 


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