Harriet H. Fertik

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
Phone: (603) 862-5389
Office: Classics, Humanities, & Italian Studies, Murkland Hall Rm 305, Durham, NH 03824
Harriet Fertik

Specialties 

Roman Literature, Political Culture, Visual Culture, Ancient Political Thought, Classical Reception

Education

  • Ph.D., Classics, University of Michigan
  • B.A., Classics&Classical Languages, University of Chicago

Research Interests

  • Ancient political thought
  • Classical reception
  • Political culture
  • Roman literature
  • Visual culture

Courses Taught

  • CLAS 520: Democracies and Republics
  • CLAS 530: Tragedy/Comedy: Ancient Stage
  • CLAS 540: Roman Houses & Public Life
  • CLAS 604: Golden Age of Rome
  • GREK 503: Intermediate Classical Greek I
  • INCO 790: Adv Rsrch Exp/Classics
  • LATN 401: Elementary Latin I
  • LATN 503: Intermediate Latin I
  • LATN 606: Readings in Latin Literature

Selected Publications

Fertik, H. (2018). Obligation and Devotion: Creating a New Community in Lucan's Bellum Civile. CLASSICAL PHILOLOGY, 113(4), 449-471. doi:10.1086/699737

Fertik, H. (2018). The Absent Landscape in Xenophon’s Hiero. Mnemosyne, 71(3), 384-393. doi:10.1163/1568525X-12342288

Fertik, H. (2017). Sex, Love, and Leadership in Cicero’s Philippics 1 and 2. Arethusa, 50(1), 65-88. doi:10.1353/are.2017.0002

Fertik, H. H. (2015). Privacy and Power: The De Clementia and the Domus Aurea. Journal of Roman Archaeology Supplementary Series, 102, 17-29.