Wilfred E. Major | LSU Foreign Languages and Literatures

Wilfred  E.  Major 

Associate Professor of Classics

Ph.D. Indiana University, 1996 

Phone: 304 Hodges Hall

E-mail: wmajor@lsu.edu

Office: 304 Hodges Hall


Area of Interest

Greek and Roman comedy, Greek Pedagogy.

Recent Teaching

Beginning Greek, Tragedy and Comedy in translation, Ancient Greek Civilization.

Awards & Honors

BP Award for Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching, 2008.
Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching, Teaching Enhancement Fund awards, 2002-2006.

Selected Publications

The Court of Comedy: Aristophanes, Rhetoric, and Democracy in Fifth-Century Athens.
Columbus, OH: The Ohio State University Press, 2013.
ISBN 978-0-8142-1224-0

Notable Activities

Chair of the Committee for the Promotion of Greek (www.promotelatin.org)
Vice-President for Louisiana, CAMWS (www.camws.org)
Editorial Board, Didaskalia (www.didaskalia.net)