Seán Easton teaches a range of language and culture courses in the Classics department, including an IEX course 'Reenacting Greek and Roman Rituals'. His areas of interest include Latin Poetry, Ancient Epic, and Classics and Film.
Seán is also director of the Peace Studies program. He regularly teaches 'Introduction to Peace Studies' in alternation with Mimi Gerstbauer. His areas of research include the pre-modern history of peace and non-violence, as well as cinematic representations of peace and conflict.
Seán also maintains a blog ('Centuries Coexist'), which deals with the reception of ancient Greece and Rome in film and television. The link is here.
B.A. Oberlin College; M.A. & Ph.D. University of California, Los Angeles
CLA-398 (Honors Thesis), FTS-100 (FTS:Greek/Roman Movies), GRE-101 (Beg. Greek I), and LAT-201 (Reading Latin Literature)
|Synonym||Title||Times Taught||Terms Taught|
|CUR-100||Historical Perspective I||6||2014/FA, 2011/FA, and 2010/FA|
|CLA-101||Myth and Meaning||6||2009/SP|
|LAT-201||Reading Latin Literature||4||2015/FA, 2009/FA, 2008/FA, and 2007/FA|
|PCS-211||Introduction to Peace Studies||4||2015/SP, 2012/FA, 2012/SP, and 2009/FA|
|LAT-302||Horace and the Roman Poets||4||2015/SP, 2013/SP, 2011/SP, and 2009/SP|
|LAT-303||Cicero and Sallust: The Fall of the Roman Republic||3||2015/FA, 2011/FA, and 2009/FA|
|CLA-398||Honors Thesis||3||2015/FA, 2009/FA, and 2008/FA|
|CLA-399||Classics Capstone||3||2012/SP, 2010/SP, and 2008/SP|
|CLA-201||Ancient Greek History and Culture||2||2015/FA and 2007/FA|
|GRE-100||Immersion Greek I||1||2016/JN|
|CLA-106||Greek and Roman Ritual||1||2008/JN|