Rocki Wentzel

Associate Professor, Augustana College

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Rocki Wentzel was recently granted tenure and promoted to Associate Professor at Augustana College. Rocki earned her Ph.D. from Ohio State in 2008. Her dissertation, directed by Prof. Will Batstone, was on the reception of Vergil’s Aeneid in Augustine’s Confessions. She teaches ancient Greek, Latin, and classics courses such as mythology and drama, that utilize texts in translation. Her area interests include gift theory, desire, and gender.