Erin Petrella - Brooklyn Institute for Social Research

Erin Petrella

Erin Petrella received her PhD in Classics from Columbia University, where she currently teaches Latin. Her research focuses on the history and development of botanical Latin, the scientific ideal of universal intelligibility, and textual authenticity. She has a prior MLS in Rare Books Librarianship and has worked for several years with Columbia’s Justice-in-Education program.


Critical Latin