Brandon Bourgeois

Expert in ancient Rome, ancient politics, transitions of power, speeches, rhetoric, ancient history, ancient law, classical literature, Roman Republic, Roman empire, classical influence, the influence of classical antiquity.

Assistant Professor

USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences


  • Ancient Rome
  • Ancient politics
  • Transitions of power
  • Speeches
  • Rhetoric
  • Ancient history
  • Ancient law
  • Classical literature
  • Roman Republic
  • Roman empire
  • Classical influence
  • Influence of classical antiquity

Additional Information

I am also the founder and creative director of The Hype4Homer Project, a project that translates ancient Greek poetry into hip-hop performance pieces.


Latin, Ancient and Medieval Greek (800 BC-1453 AD), French, German