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Jennifer Gerrish

Assistant Professor

Address: Randolph Hall 306B
Phone: 843.953.9806
E-mail: gerrishj@cofc.edu



Education

A.B. Vassar College, 2005
Ph.D. University of Pennsylvania, 2012

Research Interests

Roman history and historiography; civil war; intertextuality and allusion in historiography

Publications

(under contract) Sallust's Histories and Triumviral Historiography: Confronting the End of History. Routledge.

(forthcoming) “The Blessed Isles and 'What If?' History in Sallust.” Histos (2018)

(forthcoming) “Heroic Resonances in Caesar's Bellum Gallicum 5,” Classical World 111.3 (2018).

2016. "monstruosa species: Scylla, Spartacus, Sextus Pompeius and Civil War in Sallust's  Histories."   Classical Journal 111.2 (Dec 2015/Jan 2016).

2015. Review of A. La Penna and R. Funari , C. Sallusti Crispi Historiae I: fragmenta 1.1-145. Texte und Kommentare, Bd 51. Bryn Mawr Classical Review 2015.10.05,  http://www. bmcreview.org/2015/10/ 20151005.html.

2013. " civitatem recipitResponding to Revolt in Thucydides Book 3 and Caesar  Bellum Gallicum  7, ”  New England Classical Journal  40.2 (May/August 2013): 69-85.

2011. Review of Stéphane Benoist, Anne Daguet-Gagey, Christine Hoët-van-Cauwenberghe, Sabine Lefebvre (edd.), Mémoires partagées, mémoires disputées: écriture et réécriture de l'histoire, Bryn Mawr Classical Review 2011.2.47,  http://bmcr.brynmawr.edu/2011/ 2011-02-47.html.