The University of Iowa

Robert C. Ketterer

Robert Ketterer
Professor and Interim Chair
Education: 
PhD, University of Michigan
Office: 
226 Jefferson Building
Phone: 
319-335-2327
Office Hours: 
T 3:30 - 5:00; W 2:30 - 4:00
Curriculum Vitae: 

 

Robert Ketterer is a professor of Classics. He received a B.A. from Lawrence University and both M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in Classical Studies from the University of Michigan. He has been at Iowa since 1988. He has recently taught courses on ancient and comparative drama, mythology, and the city of Rome. Professor Ketterer's research interest is in Greek and Roman drama, and its reception in the classical tradition, with a special interest in early Italian opera. His book, Ancient Rome in Early Opera, has been published by University of Illinois Press (2009).