Centre College Faculty
Danielle La Londe• Assistant Professor of Classics
Office: Crounse Hall—317
Danielle La Londe is an assistant professor of Classics. Prior to joining Centre's faculty in 2013, she was a visiting assistant professor at Haverford College from 2010 to 2013. She received her B.A. from the University of California—Santa Cruz, and her master's and Ph.D. from New York University. She teaches Greek and Latin language and literature, a wide range of courses on classical subjects, including Roman culture, representations of nature in classical antiquity, political thought in classical literature, and the reception of classical antiquity in film, and the first-year humanities sequence.
Her research focuses on political thought in Latin poetry of the late republic through Neronian periods, the subject of her current book project. In addition, articles in progress include an article on the influence of Virgil's Georgics on the pastoral poetry of the Neronian poet, Calpurnius Siculus, and an article on Virgilian pastoral imagery in Guillermo del Toro's 2004 film, Pan's Labyrinth.
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