Joshua MacKay

Field & Specialties

Ancient History
Roman Law
Arkadia and Ethnicity


University of Virginia MA in Ancient History (2020)

Brigham Young University MA in Comparative Studies (2017)

Brigham Young University BA in History (2014)

Current Research

Dissertation (UVA in progress): "Lex and Legend: The Narrative of Roman Law as a Guide to Roman Legal Thought"

MA Thesis (UVA): "Making Megalopolis: The Role of Arkadian Identity in the Surivival of the Big City"

MA Thesis (BYU): "Livy's Republic: Reconciling Republic and Princeps in Livy's Ab Urbe Condita"

Courses Taught

Premedical Greek and Latin, Introduction to Greek and Roman Literature, Accelerated First Year Latin, Greek and Roman Mythology.