Deepti Menon

Graduate Student


Comparative Literature & Classics


  • 2013-19 PhD in Comparative Literature (expected Sept 2019), University of California, Santa Barbara
  • 2011-2014 M.A. in Greek and Latin, University of Vermont
  • 2006-2010 B.A. in French, Italian, Classical Civilization, University of California, Davis
  • 2008-2009 EAP Full Italian Immersion Program: Lettere e Filosofie, Università di Bologna


Deepti is from the Bay Area and is currently a Doctoral Candidate in Comparative Literature.


Deepti works primarily in Roman Republican comedy and Italian Renaissance Comedy, and is interested in theories of bilingualism and hybridity in theater. She has also presented on gender roles in Aristophanes.