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Kirk Freudenburg

Kirk Freudenburg is a Professor in Department of Classics at Yale University, and a former fellow of the American Academy in Rome (FAAR 2002).  His Cambridge Companion to the Age of Nero, co-edited with Shadi Bartsch and Cedric Littlewood, is forthcoming this spring.

Articles by this author

 

Donald Trump and Rome's Mad Emperors

We've never had to deal with anything half as reckless, delusional, and smug as Trump occupying the Oval Office, so how do we describe him, and the predicament that he puts us in? 

Kirk Freudenburg ·



Zuccotti Park, from a Bench in Ancient Pompeii

When I look at the occupiers, I tend to see them through sore old Roman eyes, as an indictment of what American business has become

Kirk Freudenburg ·

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