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Bozena Tieszen

Senior Lecturer
Foreign Languages & Literature
 (414) 229-3239
 Curtin Hall 887

Education

  • PhD in Linguistics, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • MA in Linguistics, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • MA in Swedish and German Philology, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland

Research Interest

  • Comparative Indo-European Linguistics (Greek, Latin, Hittite, Germanic, Slavic)
  • Mythology, History and Languages of Ancient Near East
  • Ethnolinguistics, Experimental Phonology

Teaching Interests

History of English Words, Hittite Language Myth and History, Proto-Indo-European Language and Culture

Courses Taught

  • Classics 101: Greek and Latin Roots in English Vocabulary
  • Classics 304: Graeco-Roman World: Proto Indo-European Language and Culture
  • Classics 370: Hittite Myth and History