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Rachel Kousser


Location: 5115 Boylan Hall
Phone: 718.951.5181
Fax: 718.951.4728

Rachel Kousser is Professor at Brooklyn College and the Graduate Center, City University of New York. In her writing and teaching, she focuses on the Greeks' creation, transformation, and destruction of monuments; the representation of gender, sexuality, and power in the classical era; and the place of Greek art within the globally interconnected ancient world. Professor Kousser is the author of The Afterlives of Greek Sculpture: Interaction, Transformation, Destruction; Hellenistic and Roman Ideal Sculpture: The Allure of the Classical (Cambridge University Press, 2017, 2008) and articles in Art Bulletin, RES: Anthropology and Aesthetics, and the American Journal of Archaeology. She has received fellowships from the National Endowment of the Humanities, the Getty Research Institute, and the Center for the Advanced Study of the Visual Arts. Her current project, Alexander at the End of the World, is forthcoming from HarperCollins.

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