About the Author

With Fortuna at the Montemartini in Roma.
Rebecca Kennedy in Associate Professor of Classical Studies with affiliations in Environmental Studies and Women's and Gender Studies at Denison University in Granville, OH, USA. Her primary teaching and research areas include history of Archaic and Classical Greece, race and ethnicity in the ancient Mediterranean, and women, gender, and sexuality in antiquity. She is the author and editor of a number of books and articles, including Immigrant Women in Athens (2014), The Routledge Handbook of Identity and the Environment in the Classical and Medieval Worlds (2016, edited with M. Jones-Lewis), Race and Ethnicity in the Classical World: An Anthology of Sources (2013, translated and edited with C.S. Roy and M.L. Goldman), and, most recently, Brill's Companion to the Reception of Aeschylus (editor). She is currently a book project with Johns Hopkins University Press on ancient theories on race and ethnicity and their contemporary complications.

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