Latin / Classics

Andrea Deagon, Ph.D.

Description: Deagon

Associate Professor of Classics
Office: Leutze Hall 273
Tel: (910) 962-3870
Fax: (910) 962-7712

E-mail: deagona
http://people.uncw.edu/deagona/

B.A., Guilford College
Ph.D., Duke University


Specialty

  • Mythology, and the interaction of mythology, literature, and religous practice
  • Greek and Roman novels (yes there really were some...)
  • "Fairy tales" and "Urban/Rural ledgends"

Teaching Interest

  • Mythology
  • Fairy Tales

Research

  • Greek and Roman dance, especially Eastern dance as it appears in the Greek and Roman worls
  • Application of modern language learning strategies to Latin