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Leon Grek

Graduate Student Organizer

Leon Grek is a doctoral candidate in the Department of Comparative Literature and the Interdisciplinary Doctoral Program in the Humanities (IHUM) at Princeton University. Leon’s research focuses on classical Latin literature and its reception in early modern England.

His dissertation, entitled Translations of Comedy, Comedies of Translation: the fabula palliata in Republican Rome and Early-Modern England, explores the literary and cultural implications of the repeated translation of New Comedy in antiquity and the Renaissance.