Emily Rose Caroline Wilson (born 1971) is a British classicist who is Associate Professor of Classics at the University of Pennsylvania. She is the daughter of A. N. Wilson and Katherine Duncan-Jones and the sister of the food writer Bee Wilson.
A graduate of Balliol College, Oxford in 1992 (BA in Literae Humaniores, Classical Literature and Philosophy), she undertook her MPhil in English Renaissance Literature (1994) at Corpus Christi College, Oxford and her Doctorate (2001) in Classical and Comparative Literature at Yale University. In 2006, she won a Rome Prize.
Emily Wilson is a book reviewer for The Times Literary Supplement, and the London Review of Books. and The New Republic She is the classics editor for the Norton Anthologies of World Literature and Western Literature.  
- The Greatest Empire: A Life of Seneca, Oxford University Press, 2014. ISBN 978-0199926640.
- Six Tragedies, Oxford University Press, 2010. ISBN 978-0192807069.
- The Death of Socrates: Hero, Villain, Chatterbox, Saint, Harvard University Press, 2007. ISBN 978-0-674-02683-4.
- Mocked with Death: Tragic Overliving from Sophocles to Milton, Johns Hopkins University Press, 2004. ISBN 978-0-8018-7964-7.
Articles and Reviews
- "Found in Translation", slate, August 15, 2006.
- “In Plain Sight”, Dan Davies, The Times Literary Supplement, November 21, 2014.
- “Slut-Shaming Helen of Troy”, Ruby Blondell, The New Republic, April 26, 2014.
- "Terry Eagleton Across the Pond – An Englishman’s view of America", Terry Eagleton, The Times Literary Supplement, August 30, 2013.
- “Homer's Iliad. Translated by Anthony Verity”, Translation and Literature volume 22, issue 2; 2013.
- “The Dramaturgy of Senecan Tragedy” by Thomas Kohn, Classical Journal, September 7, 2013.
- “The Trouble With Speeches: The Birth of Political Rhetoric in an Ancient Democracy”, Ian Worthington, The New Republic, April 27, 2013.