Thomas H. Carpenter

Thomas H. Carpenter is the Charles J. Ping Professor of Humanities and Professor of Classics at Ohio University. After earning his D. Phil in Classical Archaeology at the University of Oxford, he worked for four years as chief researcher at the Beazley Archive at the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford. He was awarded a degree in Theology at Harvard University. Professor Carpenter's other books include Mythology, Greek and Roman (1977), Dionysian Imagery in Archaic Greek Art (1986), and Dionysian Imageryin Fifth Century Athens (1997).

Books by Thomas H. Carpenter

  1. Book CoverArt and Myth in Ancient Greece


    The Greek Myths are so much of our visual and literary culture that we tend to forget how they entered it in the first place.More