Meticulous in detail and precise in facts, Professor Solomon produced a complete work fit for the kings of comedy. -- Comedy III Productions, Inc.
About the Author
Jon Solomon was born in Philadelphia where he spent many hours watching The Three Stooges on television. He began his study of Latin at 12, ancient Greek at 16, earned a BA in Classical Languages & Literature from the University of Chicago and an MA in Greek and a Ph.D. in Classics from the University of North Carolina. He has taught at the University of Colorado and the University of Minnesota and is currently a Professor of Classics at the University of Arizona. He has written, eidted or translated ten books, including The Ancient World in the Cinema.