School of Religion, Philosophy & Classics

Lenahan, Helen

Helen Lenahan

Lenahan, Helen


Discipline Classics (Durban)


Campus Howard College Campus

Office Address G016 - MTB

Degrees Held

  • Bachelor of Arts, Rhodes University, 2016
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours), Rhodes University, 2017
  • Master of Arts, Rhodes University, 2019

Research Interest

  • Greek literature of the Hellenistic period
  • Latin and Greek bucolic poetry
  • Ancient literary criticism and metapoetry
  • Translation and translation theory

Teaching Interest

  • Ancient Greek language acquisition
  • Latin language acquisition
  • Sex and gender in the Classical world
  • Hellenistic history and literature