Current Member

Kathleen Mary Coleman

Elinor Lunder Founders’ Circle Member
Historical Studies
Field of Study
Latin Literature and Roman Social History
Home Institution
Harvard University

Kathleen Coleman is working on a book about a Roman child, the son of two former slaves, who died aged eleven years, five months, and twelve days, having delivered a 43-line extempore poem in Greek at an international competition in Rome in the presence of the emperor Domitian in 94 C.E.

Dates at IAS
  • Historical Studies
University of Oxford Ph.D., 1979