Platt, Verity

Associate Professor
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Professor Platt received her DPhil in Classics from Oxford University, and also has a Masters in Classical Art History from the Courtauld Institute, London. She joined the Classics and History of Art departments at Cornell in 2010, and previously taught at the University of Chicago, following a post-doctoral research fellowship at University College, Oxford. 

Professor Platt welcomes applications from graduate students in both Classics and Art History, working in all areas of ancient visual culture, as well as the intersection of visual, material and literary studies.

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administrative responsibilities

  • Co-curator (with Annetta Alexandridis) of the Cornell Cast Collection