Associate Professor, Department of History at the University of Arizona
Dissertation: Circles Across the Land: The Amphitheater in the Roman West
Books: Blood in the Arena: The Spectacle of Roman Power, (Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, 1997);
The Roman Games: A Sourcebook (Oxford, England: Blackwell Publishing, 2006)
Research Fields: Roman history, material culture, gender and politics, representations of the ancient Mediterranean in popular culture.