Modern Greek Studies Association

Dr. Karelisa Hartigan

Professor Emerita

University of Florida

Classics Department


Ph.D. University of Chicago (Classics)

Principal Publications

(re)making Tragedy: Charles Mee and Greek Drama. CreateSpace, 2008.

Performance and Cure: Drama and Healing in Ancient Greece and Contemporary America. Duckworth, 2009.

Muse on Madison Avenue. Classical Myth in Contemporary Advertising. Peter Lang, 2002.

Myths Behind Our Words. Forbes, 1998

Greek Tragedy on the American Stage. Greenwood, 1995.

Ambiguity and Self-Deception. Lang, 1991.

The Poets and the Cities. Hain, 1979.

30+ journal articles on Greek drama, comparative literature.

University of Florida
Classics Department
Dauer 125/Box 117435
Gainesville, FL 32607-2005

(352) 377-2178



Areas of Specialization

Greek Literature (Classics)
Greek Drama (Classics)
Ancient Cities

Courses Taught in Modern Greek Studies

Greece Yesterday and Today

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