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Zoë Kontes

  • Visiting Professor
  • Cultural Heritage (CHTE)

Zoë Kontes is the NEH Distinguished Teaching Associate Professor of Classics at Kenyon College, where her research and award-winning teaching focus on classical archaeology and issues of cultural property.

She is the producer and host of Looted, a narrative podcast series on the illicit trade in antiquities, which draws on her experience as a college radio DJ. Kontes is also a Consulting Scholar at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. She is a CYA Alumna and a former member of the Board of Trustees.