Alan G. Sumler, Ph.D.
Alan holds a Ph.D. in Classics from the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. He teaches Latin, philosophy, and Classics at CU Denver, CU Boulder, and MSU Denver. He has a forthcoming (2017) article in the journal Arion entitled "Ingesting Magic, Ingredients and Ecstatic Outcomes in the Greek and Demotic Magical Papyri." Cannabis, ancient and modern, is one of his research interests. Other interests include ancient medicine, pharmacology, botany, religion, magic, and everyday life.