N.S. Gill is a former writer for ThoughtCo. She covered ancient history for ThoughtCo for 17 years. She has taught Latin and written articles on ancient history and classics and has been interviewed by National Public Radio and National Geographic about Valentine's Day and the Roman calendar. She has been a teacher's assistant for classes in the age of Pericles, technical terms, classical culture, and mythology.
N.S. Gill has a Bachelor of Arts in Latin and a Master of Arts in linguistics from the University of Minnesota. She has done graduate coursework on classics at the University of Minnesota and written two master's level papers, one on the misdating of an Oxyrhynchus papyrus and another on Ovid.
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