History Department


Faculty: Marie C. Marianetti, Chair


Academic Interests: Greek and Roman history and archaeology, classical mythology, classical culture, women in antiquity

Research: Ancient fertility cults, Greco-Roman women’s festivals

Selected Publications:


  • Aristophanes: The Clouds: An Annotated Translation. Lanham, MD: University Press of America, 1997.
  • Religion and Politics in Aristophanes' Clouds.Altertumswissenschaftliche Texte und Studien, Olms-Weidmann, Hildescheim, Zurich, and New York, 1992.

(Articles, Reviews, and Essays)

  • “Misogyny in Early Greek Literature,” Womens Studies Review (2002).
  • "Socratic Mystery-Parody and the Issue of ASEBEIA in Aristophanes' Clouds," Symbolae Osloenses 68 (1993), 5-31.

Awards and honors:

Faculty Recognition Award, School of Arts and Humanities (teaching), 2010

Teacher of the Year, Lehman College, 2014

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