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Claire Sommers
Institution: The Graduate Center, CUNY
Program: Comparative Literature
Areas of Concentration: Greek and Latin literatures; English and French Early Modern literatures; ancient and modern literary and critical theory; hybridity; genre theory; philosophy and literature; mimesis
Languages and Literatures: English, French, Ancient Greek, Latin, Spanish, Italian
Country of origin: United States
Publications: “School of Shadows: The Return to Plato's Cave.” Arion: A Journal of Humanities and the Classics, Vol. 25, No. 3, Winter 2018, pp. 131-46.
Alumni Information
Graduated: 2019
Dissertation: Chimeras, Centaurs, and Satyrs: Creating Mixed Genre Texts in Antiquity and the Renaissance
Post-Doctoral Position: Postdoctoral fellow at Washington University St. Louis
Previous Education
College / University attended: New York University (Gallatin School of Individualized Study and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences)
Degree awarded: BA, MA (New York University), MPhil (The Graduate Center, CUNY)