Nathan Kish

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  • M.A., Classics, UCLA, 2012
  • Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Classics, UCLA, 2009
  • B.A., English, Lawrence University, 2006.


Cicero, especially as a rhetorician; ancient rhetorical theory; rhetorical invective; Latin literature from the late Republic to high empire; Neo-Latin literature of the 16th and 17th centuries; Reception of classics in Renaissance and Early Modern Europe; Greek literature from the Hellenistic to Imperial periods.

Awards and Activities

  • Graduate Research Mentorship, 2013-2014, UCLA
  • Summer Graduate Research Mentorship, 2011, UCLA.
  • Co-organizer, “Mens Insana: Madness in the Ancient World,”  UCLA Department of Classics Graduate Student Conference, November 2-3, 2012