Consultant Bio

Robert Cape


Dr. Robert Cape is Professor of Classics at Austin College, Sherman, Texas. He is a past AP Latin Chief Reader and has served on the AP Latin Development Committee and as a Reader and Table Leader for two decades. Professor Cape’s areas of research include Roman political speech and social values (Cicero), women in antiquity, Latin pedagogy, and the classical world in modern film and science fiction. He has received national awards for teaching and research from the American Philological Association and the National Endowment for the Humanities. Dr. Cape has worked closely with Latin teachers for over thirty years.