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Dan-el Padilla Peralta

Dan-el Padilla Peralta

Ph.D. Ancient History, 2014

Dan-el was generously supported by the Stanford Interdisciplinary Graduate Fellowship to complete his Ph.D. in Classics. After graduating from Stanford, he spent two years at Columbia University's Society of Fellows before returning to his alma mater Princeton University, where he is now an Assistant Professor of Classics. In addition to his appointment in Classics, Dan-el is affiliated with the Program in Latino Studies. His core research and teaching focus is the Roman Republic and early Empire, and he also works on classical reception in contemporary American and Latin American cultures.


July 2014
In the course of two and a half centuries, the city-state of Rome rose from central Italian dominance to Mediterranean hegemony. Together with this...