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[Photo]: Martha J Payne

Martha J Payne

Campus Address: CA 504A
Phone: 317-278-3645
Email: marpayne@iupui.edu
[Icon]: CV Curriculum Vitae


Visiting Lecturer, Dept. of World Languages and Cultures IUPUI (Classics)


B.A. University of Michigan 1967, M.A. Latin U. of N. Carolina Chapel Hill 1971, M.A. German Michigan State University 1974, PhD. Michigan State University 1981

Academic Interests

Classics and popular culture; Greek proverbial expressions; Mythology and cinema


Medical Terminology from Greek and Latin (CLAS 209); Classical Mythology (CLAS 205); Greek History (CLAS 386); Classical Mythology and Film (CLAS 321)


Teacher of the Year, Indiana Classical Conference, 2006


Payne, Martha J. Rev. of Exploring Greek Myth by Matthew Clark. CJ-Online, 25 Nov. 2012. Web. Payne, Martha J. "Alexander the Great: Myth and the Polis and Afterwards" in Myth and the Polis, D. Pozzi & J. Wickersham, Eds. Cornell University Press, 1991. 164-181. Print. ___"The Cassiopeia/Nereids Mosaic in Kato Paphos: Images Past and Future," in Visitors, Immigrants, and Invaders in Cyprus, Paul W. Wallace, ed., Institute of Cypriot Studies, SUNY Albany, 1995. 51-60. Print ___"Marathon, O Marathon," New England Classical Newsletter and Journal, May 1995. 147-153. Print. _____ "The Milk of Birds": A Proverbial Phrase, Ancient and Modern, and its Link to Nature Athens Journal of Philology, vol 4, issue 2, June 2017, pp. 95-110. Online


Advisor, Orthodox Christian Fellowship Advisor, Student Society of Classical Studies, IUPUI

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