Karen Laurence

  Karen Laurence received her Ph.D. in Classical Art and Archaeology from the University of Michigan and a Masters in Ancient Greek from the University of Georgia. Her research focused on ancient Greek cults and festivals during the Roman Empire and she was a member of the East Isthmia Archaeological Project at the sanctuary of Poseidon at Isthmia in Greece. She has held positions in the Classics Departments at the University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign), Oberlin College, and the University of Akron.