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Johanna Hanink
Associate Professor of Classics, Brown University

Johanna Hanink is associate professor of classics at Brown University in Rhode Island. Her latest book is The Classical Debt: Greek Antiquity in an Era of Austerity (2017).

Written by Johanna Hanink