Last updated on: 8/3/2009 | Author: ProCon.org

Bella Vivante, PhD Biography

Title:
Associate Professor of the Department of Classics at the University of Arizona
Position:
None Found to the question "Should Prostitution Be Legal?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Nov. 15, 2007

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Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Associate Professor, Department of Classics, University of Arizona, 2003-present
  • Research interests include: Ancient Greek Drama, Archaic Poetry, Art, Women in Antiquity, Cross Cultural Comparisons
  • Presiding, “Plato,” 99th Annual Meeting of the Classical Association of the Middle West and South, Apr. 4, 2003
  • Speaker, “Bring Me Fire and Sulphur: The Warrior’s Purification in the Odyssey,” 99th Annual Meeting of the Classical Association of the Middle West and South, Apr. 3, 2003
  • Speaker, “The Changing Face of Helen: The Intertextuality of Ritual and Mythology in Euripides’ Helen,” 98th Annual Meeting of the Classical Association of the Middle West and South, Apr. 4, 2002
  • Hennebach Visiting Professor in Humanities, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, Colorado, 2000-2001
  • Kennedy Visiting Scholar, University of Idaho, Oct. 2000
  • Director, “New Perspectives on Classical Antiquity,” National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Summer Institute, 1996
Education:
  • PhD, Stanford University, 1982
  • BA, Columbia University, 1973
Other:
  • None found