Helena Dettmer, Ph.D.

Professor
Biography

Helena Dettmer is a professor of Classics. She has been a faculty member at The University of Iowa since 1976. She received a B.A. from Indiana University and a Ph.D. from the University of Michigan. Her publications include two books, Horace: A Study in Structure and Love by the Numbers: Form and Meaning in the Poetry of Catullus. In addition, she and Marcia Lindgren have co-authored A Workbook to Ayers' ENGLISH WORDS FROM LATIN AND GREEK ELEMENTS. She has completed a workbook and teacher's manual on AP Catullus with Lea Ann Osborne, and currently is working on a book-length monograph on the arrangement of Ovid's Amores. Her areas of interest are Latin poetry and poetry books.

 
Ph.D., University of Michigan
Office
Address

501 Jefferson Building (JB)
Iowa City, IA 52242
United States