Professor Wolfe was interviewed for today’s issue of The Daily Tar Heel about her recent book, Homer and the Question of Strife from Erasmus to Hobbes. The book focuses on the neglected topic of Homer’s impact on classical literature. In addition to the critical importance of such groundbreaking research, Professor Wolfe discusses the influence of her students’ enthusiasm for her research, the process involved in discovering centuries-old commentary on Homer, and the scholarly necessity of engaging with such materials.
You can read the entire article here: http://www.dailytarheel.com/article/2015/11/english-professor-pioneers-research.
Professor Wolfe will be speaking about her work today at 3:30 PM in Bull’s Head Bookshop.