Carolyn Higbie

PhD

Carolyn Higbie

Carolyn Higbie

PhD

Carolyn Higbie

PhD

Research Interests

Epic poetry, history and historiography of Ancient Greece

Contact Information

338 Millard Fillmore Academic Complex, North Campus

Buffalo NY, 14261-0026

Phone: (716) 645-0455

chigbie@acsu.buffalo.edu

Education

  • PhD, Department of Classics, Princeton University, 1987
  • MA, Department of Classics, Oxford University, 1984
  • MA, Department of Classics, Princeton University, 1983

Selected Publications

Cover of "The Lindian Chronicle"
Cover of "Measure and the Music"
Cover of "Collectors, Scholars, and Forgers in the Ancient World"
  • The Lindian Chronicle and the Greek Creation of their Past (Oxford University Press, 2003).
  • “Craterus and the Use of Inscriptions in Ancient Scholarship,” TAPA 129 (1999) 43-83.
  • “The Bones of a Hero, The Ashes of a Politician: Athens, Salamis, and the Usable Past,” Classical Antiquity 16 (1997) 278-307.

Offices in Professional Organizations

  • Chair, Committee on Admissions and Fellowships, American School of Classical Studies in Athens, 1999-2001

Honors and Awards

  • National Humanities Center Fellowship, 2003-2004

Undergraduate Courses

Introductory Greek; Alexander the Great; the Ancient Theatre

Graduate Courses

Greek Syntax and Stylistics; History of Greek Literature; Herodotus; Historiography