Laura McClure Receives NEH Fellowship

Laura McClureThe National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has awarded Professor Laura McClure a summer stipend for her new project exploring how women have shaped how we view the classical past through their reading and translation of Greek tragedy, focusing in particular on the twentieth-century American poet Hilda Doolittle (H.D.). Entitled Reimagining the Chorus: H.D. and Greek Tragedy, the book argues that the choruses of Euripides offered H.D. a model for her own modernist aesthetic and way to affirm her place within a male literary tradition.

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