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Robert J. Rabel
Professor Emeritus


Rabel has published articles on Homer, Greek tragedy, Greek Philosophy, and Roman Epics.


Books Published

Plot and Point of View in the Iliad. University of Michigan Press. 1996.

Approaches to Homer, Ancient and Modern. Classical Press of Wales. 2006

Robert E. Sherwood and the Classical Tradition: The Muses in America. Routledge. 2021

Books in Progress

Maxwell Anderson and the Classical Tradition: The Muses in America

The Exile of the Gods in Modern Literature. 

Contact Information
Ph.D., University of Michigan (1975)
Research Interests
  • Greek Literature and Philosophy, Homer, Classical Tradition
  • Classics
  • International Film Studies
  • Modern & Classical Languages Literatures & Cultures