Classical Studies Faculty Directory

Maria Kakavas


Selected Publications

Selected Commissioned Translations

  • Spyros Melas, Judas, Greek Cultural Olympiad, 2004
  • Dionysis Romas, Little Isabelle in Three Acts and Seven Sets, Greek Cultural Olympiad, 2004 
  • Translations of Emily Michael, One Hour and 47 Minutes, 2018


  • George Maniotis, The Unknown Soldier, expected 2021 (with Eugene Bushala) (Cosmos Press)

Articles, Papers, Panels and Journals

  • “A Nostalgic Longing for the Lost Polis in Petronius’ Satyricon and Aristophanes’ The Clouds,” Stevenson University, March 29 – 32, 2012
  • “Helen—Whore, Wife, Cause of War or Just a Phantom of Euripides?” Comparative Drama Conference, Loyola Marymount University, March 24 – 27, 2011
  • “The Differences Between Male and Female Linguistic vocabulary as seen in Aristophane’s Lysistrata, Loula Angnostaki’s The Overnight Visitor and Euripides’ Andromache,” Comparative Drama Conference, Loyola Marymount University, March 24 – 27, 2010
  • “Theater Performance for Language Learning,”Modern Greek Studies Association symposium, Vancouver Canada, Simon Fraser University, October 15 – 17, 2009
  • Alexander S. Onassis Public Benefit Foundation Conference on Hellenic Studies in North and Latin America (invited participant), New York City, September 2005
  • “A Comparison of the Social Environments of the Women in Papadiamantis’ The Murderess with those of the women in Euripides’ Medea,” 26th Comparative Drama Conference, Ohio State University, 2002