David Frauenfelder, writing as D.W. Frauenfelder, is the author of six novels, a collection of stories, and a non-fiction book on Greek mythology and psychology. He designed Growing Up Heroic: Adventures in Greek Mythology, a course available at Duke TIP's Curriculum Vault, and created The Etruscan Excavation, a mystery-based learning experience for the Duke TIP eInvestigators program. He has written short fiction, essays, book reviews, columns, and editorials in academic journals and newspapers nationwide. He holds a PhD in Classics from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and has taught at the university, secondary, and middle school level. Currently he teaches Latin and Greek at St. John’s School in Houston, Texas.