Gilbert Lawall, PhD

Gilbert Lawall, PhD Gilbert W. Lawall is a classics professor emeritus at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, where he was instrumental in establishing the MAT program in the classics. Lawall received his BA from Oberlin College and his PhD from Yale University. His research interests include Greek and Latin poetry, Hellenistic Greek poetry and its influence on Latin poetry, Senecan drama, and Greek and Latin pedagogy. Lawall is the author of Petronius: Selections from the Satyricon (Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers, 1988), coeditor with Betty Nye Quinn of Plautus' Menaechmi (Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers, 1978, 1995, reprint 2002), and coauthor with Sarah Lawall and Gerda Kunkel of The Phaedra of Seneca (Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers, 1982).

Gilbert Lawall, PhD's Books

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  • The Phaedra of Seneca

    Authors: Gilbert Lawall, Sarah Lawall, Gerda Kunkel
    Product Code: 0163
    ISBN: 978-0-86516-016-3

    Description & More Details

    Complete with abundant notes and vocabulary aids, this text makes Seneca's masterpiece of Roman tragic poetry an accessible Latin read for advanced high school and college students at the intermediate level. Forty pages of analysis questions and comments and an updated English translation of Euripides' Hippolytus for comparison provide instructors and students a full course unit.