Lecturer in Classical Studies and Art History, University of Washington
Ph.D. Classical Archaeology, 2009
BA in Political Science and Classical Archaeology, Univ of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Sarah graduated from Stanford Classics with a Ph.D. in Classical Archaeology in 2009. Her dissertation, Roman Provocations: Interactions with Decorated Spaces in Early Imperial Rome and Pompeii, explores the interactions between ancient Romans and their decorated spaces. Her research interests include Roman art and architecture, Roman gender and sexuality, Latin epigraphy, and textual and visual literacy. She has excavated on Crete, in the Roman Forum, and at Pompeii. In May 2010, Sarah was selected from a pool of over 200 applicants, and received a two-year post doctoral fellowship at the Humanities Research Center at Rice University for 2010-2012. While at Rice, she worked on her book, Beyond Desire: Romans and their Erotic Art. Sarah is currently a Lecturer in Classical Studies and Art History at the University of Washington.