Illinois, like the rest of the country, has a shortage of Latin teachers, she said. In some places, when a Latin teacher retires, that school's Latin program is eliminated. In other places, schools' Latin programs are growing so much that they need additional teachers.
A review in The Scotsman says: “The Burial at Thebes is a powerful and urgent version of Antigone; it should be read, and performed, wherever political morality is still not taken for granted.”
The translation is published by Faber at £8.99. Read the review.