North American Scholar

GREEN, Carin Margreta Christensen

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  • Date of Birth (YYYY-MM-DD): 1948-03-30
  • Born City: Burbank
  • Born State/Country: CA
  • Parents: Grover Neils and Hester Miriam Johnson Christensen
  • Date of Death (YYYY-MM-DD): 2015-07-02
  • Death City: Iowa City
  • Death State/Country: IA
  • Married: Peter Morris Green, 18 July 1975
  • Education:

    B.A. San Jose (CA) State College, 1971; M.A. University of Texas, 1975; Ph.D., University of Virginia, 1991; College Year in Athens, 1970-1.

  • Professional Experience:

    Library asst. Undergraduate Library, University of Texas, 1985-6; lectr. Latin, 1986-8; vis. instr. Latin, Centre College (Danville, KY), Asst. prof. Classics, University of Iowa, 1991-6; also prof., 1997-2006; prof., 2006-15; chair, Dept. Classics, 2007-12; dir. Medieval Studies Prog., 2008-2012; dir.  African-American Studies Program, 2008-11; CAMWS Outstanding Publication Award, 2007; CAMWS Ovatio, 2009.

  • Dissertation:

    "Barbarian and King: The Character and Historiographical Genesis of Jugurtha in Sallust's Bellum Jugurthinum" (Virginia, 1991).

  • Sources:

    WhAm, 58 (2004); WhAmWom 27 (2008-9).