Susan Lupack was born and raised in New York City and got her B.A. in classics at New York University. She made a big jump to get her M.A. in Latin and Ph.D. in classics at the University of Texas at Austin. Since then, Susan has enjoyed teaching a wide range of classical subjects at Brooklyn College and more recently at University College London. She currently codirects the Eastern Boeotian Archaeological Project, whose focus is the ancient site of Eleon. Her personal research interests are concerned with the economy and religion of Mycenaean Greece. Susan loves going on adventures with her husband, Terrence, and her two children, Jude and Rosie.