Professor Raucci came to Union in 2004. She is the author of Elegiac Eyes: Vision in Roman Love Elegy (Lang Classical Studies, 2011) and Rome: A Sourcebook on the Ancient City (with Fanny Dolansky, Bloomsbury Academic, 2018). She has also published articles on the reception of the ancient world in popular culture and she is the editor of Epic Heroes on Screen (with Antony Augoustakis, Edinburgh University Press, 2018).
Areas of interestGreek and Latin literature, sex and gender in antiquity, the ancient world in film, Roman topography
Her teaching spans from Greek and Latin language and literature to courses in translation on sex and gender in antiquity, the ancient world in film, and Roman topography. She is a 2016 recipient of an Award for Excellence in the Teaching of Classics at the College Level from the Society for Classical Studies.