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Karen S. Myers

Professor
Unit: College of Arts and Sciences
Department: Department of Classics
Office location and address
B018A
20 South Lawn
Charlottesville, Virginia 22904
Biography

I received my AB from Oberlin College and my PhD from Stanford University. I taught at Princeton for one year, and at the University of Michigan for six years before coming to UVA in 1997.  I have two sons, one an undergraduate at UVA.

LATI 4559: New Course in Latin
Credits: 1–4
New course in the subject of Latin. For more details on this class, please visit the department website at http://www.virginia.edu/classics/.
LATI 4998: Latin Distinguished Majors Thesis Research
Credits: 3
Independent research under direction of a faculty member leading to writing of a Distinguished Majors thesis or comparable project
LATI 4999: Latin Distinguished Majors Thesis Writing
Credits: 3
Writing of Distinguished Majors thesis or comparable project. Prerequisites: LATI 4998
LATI 5070: Latin Elegy
Credits: 3
Studies selections from Tibullus, Propertius, and Ovid. For more details on this class, please visit the department website at http://www.virginia.edu/classics/.
LATI 5110: Catullus
Credits: 3
Studies the surviving poems of Catullus, with particular attention to questions of genre, structure, and literary history. For more details on this class, please visit the department website at http://www.virginia.edu/classics/.
LATI 5160: Vergil's Aeneid
Credits: 3
For more details on this class, please visit the department website at http://www.virginia.edu/classics/.
LATI 5200: Ovid's Metamorphoses
Credits: 3
Translation and analysis of Ovid's Metamorphoses in the original ancient Latin.
LATI 5993: Independent Study
Credits: 3
Independent Study in Latin. For more details on this class, please visit the department website at http://www.virginia.edu/classics/.
LATI 9999: Non-Topical Research
Credits: 1–12
For doctoral dissertation, taken under the supervision of a dissertation director. For more details on this class, please visit the department website at http://www.virginia.edu/classics/.