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Karen Ros, PhD

Senior Lecturer of Classics

Classics and Mediterranean Studies


Building & Room:

1814 UH


601 S. Morgan St.

Office Phone:

(312) 996-3281



Courses recently taught:

  • Greek Civilization (CL 100)
  • Roman Civilization (CL 101)
  • Introduction to Classical Literature (CL 102)
  • Introduction to Classical and Mediterranean Archaeology (CL 103)
  • Greek Art and Archaeology (CL 204)
  • Roman Art and Archaeology (CL 205)
  • Greek Tragedy (CL 251)
  • Advanced Topics in Classical Civilization: Writing in the Discipline (CL 398)

Selected Publications

“The Roman Theater at Carthage,” American Journal of Archaeology 100 (1996) 449-489.

“Vitruvius and the Design of the Carthage Theater,” L’Africa romana: Atti del XI Convegno di studi, Carthagine, 15-18 dicembre 1994, ed. Attilo Mastino (Sassari 1996) 897-910.

“The Roman Theater at Carthage: Reconstruction and Dating,” CEDAC Carthage 14 (1994) 26-32.

With Joann Freed, “Tunisian Amphoras of the Fourth Century AD Built into the Roman Theater at Carthage,” CEDAC Carthage 11 (1990) 19-23.


AB, Bryn Mawr College
MA, University of Michigan
PhD, University of Michigan