Emily Wilson teaches classical literature at the University of Pennsylvania. She is the author of a book about tragedy (Mocked With Death) and, most recently, The Death of Socrates: Hero, Villain, Chatterbox, Saint.
Sept. 22 2009 12:14 PMAncient Greek Lessons About Gay MarriageThe dizzying spectrum of same-sex relationships.Emily Wilson
Dec. 12 2006 12:18 PMTrojan WomanWas Troy real—and was the author of The Iliad a woman?Emily Wilson
Dec. 18 2007 7:37 AMThe Renaissance of LatinWhy a dead language is becoming popular.Emily Wilson
Aug. 15 2006 12:49 PMFound in TranslationReading the classics with help from the Loeb Library.Emily Wilson
News & Politics
July 6 2015 5:39 PMWhy Bernie Sanders Is the Left’s Ron PaulHe isn’t going to win his party’s nomination, but his popularity still matters. Jamelle Bouie