Current Students

Jared Benton

B.A., Classics, University of Colorado, 2003
M.A., Classical Archaeology, University of Arizona, 2005
Ph.D. Candidate

Jared's MA thesis, entitled Bakeries and Society in Pompeii, addressed issues of the production and sale of bread. He has excavated extensively in both Greece and Italy, including two seasons in Pompeii. In 2008, he worked as a supervisor for the excavations at Morgantina and in 2011 for the excavations at Campo Reatino, Rieti. His interests include Roman urbanism, industry and the ancient economy.

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University of VirginiaSchool of Architecture