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Dr Siobhan Chomse

Dr Siobhan Chomse

Affiliated Lecturer

Faculty of Classics
Sidgwick Avenue
Cambridge
CB3 9DA

Research Interests

The sublime in early imperial Latin literature.

Monumentality, architecture and ruins.

Earthquakes in the Roman literary imagination.

Key Publications

2016 (in preparation) 'Sublime Instability: Architecture and the Legacy of Civil War in Martial's Epigrams' in eds. L. Ginsburg and D. Krasne Writing about Civil War in Flavian Rome, De Gruyter

2016 (in preparation) 'The Rise and Fall of Virgil's Sublime Carthage' in eds. A. Chahoud and M. Gale, The Augustan Space, Cambridge University Press

 

Upcoming events

Nudity and Adornment in Greek and Indian Art

Oct 17, 2017

Cast Gallery, Museum of Classical Archaeology

Recitativo: Fragments - after Lucretius and Negri

Oct 20, 2017

Cast Gallery, Museum of Classical Archaeology

Big Saturday at the Museum of Classical Archaeology

Oct 21, 2017

Cast Gallery, Museum of Classical Archaeology

Incredible India: Sanskrit Myths and Truths

Oct 21, 2017

Room G.19, Faculty of Classics/Museum of Classical Archaeology

It's a Kind of Magic

Oct 24, 2017

Cast Gallery, Museum of Classical Archaeology

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Roman Britain

Aug 07, 2017

Faculty statement concerning ethnic diversity in Roman Britain

Access, Outreach and Alumni Administrator

Jul 28, 2017

Details of how to apply for this post are now available online. Closing date: 25 August 2017.

British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship scheme

Jul 18, 2017

Details of how to apply for this scheme, for entry in 2018, are now available online.

Inaugural Lecure: Professor James Clackson

Jun 06, 2017

Watch again: the inaugural lecture by Professor James Clackson, Professor of Comparative Philology, " 'Dangerous Lunatics’: Cambridge and Comparative Philology".

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