Jan M. Ziolkowski , PhD

Corresponding Member of the Division of Humanities and the Social Sciences abroad since 2006

  • Harvard University
  • Department of Classics, Harvard University


Research Areas:

  • Linguistics and Literature
  • Comparative linguistics
  • Latin studies
  • Classical philology



Selected Memberships:

  • Medieval Academy of America
  • Academia Europaea
  • American Academy of Arts and Sciences
  • Fondazione Lorenzo Valla
  • External Member, Finnish Academy of Science and Letters
  • Member, American Philosophical Society

Selected Prizes:

  • Ehrenkreuz für Wissenschaft und Kunst I. Klasse

Selected Publications:

  • Solomon and Marcolf. Harvard Studies in Medieval Latin 1. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2008..
  • Dante and the Greeks. Editor. Washington, DC: Dumbarton Oaks Publications, 2014..
  • Dante and Islam. Editor. New York: Fordham University Press, 2015..
  • The Virgil Encyclopedia. Coedited with Richard F. Thomas. 3 vols. Wiley-Blackwell, 2014..
  • The Juggler of Notre Dame and the Medievalizing of Modernity. 6 vols. Cambridge, UK: Open Book Publishers, 2018..