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Graduate Students

Zoë Audra
  • Department: Classics
  • Supervisor: Prof Gábor Betegh
  • College: Darwin
  • Title of thesis: Early Greek Theories of Action
Albert Bates
  • Supervisor: Professor Caroline Vout
  • College: Christ's College
  • Thesis Title: The Mythology of Ecphrasis in Rome and Roman Greece (50 BC - 500 AD)
Marco Bonaventura
  • Supervisor: Professor Philip Hardie
  • College: Trinity
  • Thesis Title: Reading Dares Phrygius and Dictys Cretensis as Early Imperial Greek Texts and Late Antique Latin Translations
Zack Case
  • Department: Classics
  • Supervisor: Tim Whitmarsh
  • College: King's
  • Title of thesis: Aristophanes and Hyper-Democracy
Edoardo Chiattelli
  • Supervisor: Dr Torsten Meissner
  • College: Darwin
  • PhD Thesis Title (preliminary): The Augment in Greek and Indo-European: A Reconsideration"
Laila Dell'Anno
  • Department: Classics
  • Supervisor: Professor Philip Hardie
  • College: Trinity
  • Title of thesis (preliminary): Poetic voices in Statius' Silvae
Marcus Trystan Ellis
  • Department: Classics
  • Supervisor: Professor Richard Hunter
  • College: Peterhouse
  • Title of Thesis: Concepts of Tragedy and the Tragic in Late Euripidean Drama
Stefano Frullini
  • Supervisor: Professor Robin Osborne
  • College: King’s
  • Thesis title (preliminary): Democracy in the Peloponnese, c.550–146 BCE
Dominique Goddard
  • Supervisor: Alessandro Launaro
  • College: St. John's
  • Thesis: Commonwares and consumer identity in Roman Italy
Solveig Lucia Gold
  • Supervisor: Professor Gábor Betegh
  • College: King's
  • Title of Thesis (preliminary): Plato's City of Gods
Oscar Goldman
  • Department: Classics
  • Supervisor: Professor Emily Gowers
  • Thesis: Satire and the Art of Conversation
Sofia Greaves
  • Supervisor: Professor Andrew Wallace-Hadrill
  • College: Lucy Cavendish
  • Thesis title: Ideal cities: the ancient city and the modern city in Italy (1860-1914)
Joe Grimwade
  • Department: Classics
  • Supervisor: Dr Ingo Gildenhard
  • College: Trinity Hall
  • Title of Thesis: Conceptualisations of memoria in the Roman World
Daniel Hanigan
  • Supervisor: Professor Tim Whitmarsh
  • College: Corpus Christi
  • Thesis Title (Preliminary): 'The Poetics of Knowledge in Late Hellenistic and Imperial Greek Geography'
Florence Kipps
  • Supervisor: Professor Robin Osborne
  • College: Darwin
  • Thesis title: The political philosophy of Xenophon's Memorabilia
Jannis Frederik Koltermann
  • Supervisor: Dr Christopher Whitton
  • College: Darwin College
  • Title of thesis (preliminary): The Politics of Gossip. Imperial Power in Suetonius' Lives of the Caesars
Georgios Koukovasilis
  • Supervisor: Professor Caroline Vout
  • College: Magdalene College
  • Thesis Title: From Greek to Roman: Portraits and Identity in Roman Greece
Benjamin Kybett
  • Department:
 Classics
  • Supervisor:
 Prof Christopher Kelly
  • College:
 Fitzwilliam
  • Title of thesis: Religion and Rhetoric at the Courts of the Theodosians, c.381-404
Thomas Langley
  • Department: Ancient History
  • Supervisor: Professor Christopher Kelly
  • College: Peterhouse
  • Title of Thesis: Civic Patriotic Political Language in Basil of Caesarea, Julian the Apostate and Gregory Nazianzen
Jessica Lawrence
  • Supervisor: Dr Rebecca Lämmle
  • College: Christ's
  • Thesis: 21st Century Female Receptions of Homer
Maeve Lentricchia
  • Supervisor: Professor James Warren
  • College: Queens'
  • Funding: Gates Cambridge Scholarship
  • Title of Thesis (preliminary): Epicurean Prolepseis
Elsie Linley
  • Department: Classics
  • Supervisor: Prof. Emily Gowers
  • College: St Edmund's
  • Thesis Title (preliminary): Violence in the 'Roman Novel'
Rares Ilie Marinescu
  • Supervisor: Dr Myrto Hatzimichali
  • College: Corpus Christi
  • Thesis title (preliminary): The Harmony of Plato and Aristotle in Proclus
Daphne D. Martin
  • Department: Classics
  • Supervisor: Robin Osborne
  • College: Clare
  • Title of Thesis (prelim.): The Art of Archaic Sparta
Peter Martin
  • Supervisor: Professor Robin Osborne
  • College: Clare
  • Thesis title: The History of Greek and Roman Historiography
Mr Ed Millband
  • Praeceptor at Corpus Christi College
  • Supervisor in Latin Language and Literature
  • Fourth-Year PhD Student in Classics Faculty
Neal Payne
  • Supervisor: Prof. Martin Millett
  • College: Darwin
  • Thesis Title (preliminary): The People, Plants, and Landscape of Roman York and its Hinterlands
Charlie Pemberton
  • Supervisor: Professor Caroline Vout
  • College: Newnham
  • Thesis (preliminary): The aesthetic experiences of Graeco-Roman sculpture and painting
George Pliotis
  • Department: Faculty of Classics
  • Supervisor: Dr Christopher Whitton
  • College: Corpus Christi
  • Thesis: The Reception of Seneca the Younger, c.60s-c.160s CE
Dalia Pratali Maffei
  • Department: Classics
  • Supervisor: Prof. James Clackson
  • College: Jesus
  • Thesis Title (preliminary): The Language of Hellenistic Inscribed Epigrams from Doric-speaking Areas. A Comparative Approach
Domenico Praticò
  • Supervisor: Professor Tim Whitmarsh
  • College: Emmanuel
  • Thesis title (preliminary): Encyclopedism in Late Antique Greek Poetry
Pablo Puente
  • Supervisor: Prof. Stephen Oakley
  • College: Sidney Sussex
  • Thesis title (preliminary): Commentary on Statius, Thebaid 6
Krishnan Ram-Prasad
  • Supervisor: Dr Rupert Thompson
  • College: Peterhouse
  • Thesis title (preliminary): The syntax of relative clauses and related phenomena in Proto-Indo-European
Sarah Sheard
  • Supervisor: Professor Caroline Vout
  • College: Peterhouse
  • Thesis title (preliminary): The female body in Roman visual culture
Elisabeth Slingsby
  • Supervisor: Professor Mary Beard
  • College: Corpus Christi
  • Thesis Title (Preliminary): Lead by Example: the Significance of Classical Greek Exempla in the Late Republic and Early Principate
Stephanos Stephanides
  • Supervisor: Professor Gábor Betegh
  • College: Christ's
  • Title of Thesis (preliminary): From Conflict to Unity: Plato on Well-Ordered Wholes
Nir Stern
  • Department: Classics
  • Supervisor: Prof. Tim Whitmarsh
  • College: Hughes Hall
  • Thesis title (preliminary): Dio Chrysostom and philosophical identity
Sandra Strahlendorf
  • Supervisor: Professor Robin Osborne
  • College: Christ's College
  • Title of thesis (preliminary): Eastern Greek grave stelai. Urban identity and civic representation in Asia Minor during the Hellenistic period.
Martin Szoke
  • Department: Faculty of Classics
  • Supervisor: Rebecca Flemming
  • College: St John's College
  • Title of thesis: Politics and the Past in the Age of Nerva and Trajan
Nathasja van Luijn
  • Department: Faculty of Classics
  • Supervisor: Professor Gábor Betegh
  • College: Christ's College
  • Topic of thesis: Epistemology of artefact comparisons in Presocratic cosmological and physiological thought
Sophie Wardle
  • Supervisor: Professor Mary Beard
  • College: Newnham
  • Title of thesis: Encounters with Londinium: Nineteenth-century responses to London's Roman past

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Unveiling the Invisible: Analysing Roman pottery

Feb 25, 2021

Archaeologists Alessandro Launaro, Senior Lecturer, and Ninetta Leone, Research Associate, have been working as members of the Cambridge MACH group to develop mathematical approaches to the classification of Roman pottery, part of the “Unveiling the Invisible” project funded by the Leverhulme Trust.

The Faculty reports with great sadness the death of John Easterling

Feb 23, 2021

A Fellow of Trinity from 1958, and Secretary of Trinity College Council for very many years, John was a University Assistant Lecturer in Classics (Ancient Philosophy) before he was appointed to the Office of University Draftsman at the Old Schools. John died on 23 February after a long illness.

Facilitating school visits and learning Latin with MoCA

Feb 23, 2021

Justyna Ladosz, Education and Outreach Coordinator in the Museum of Classical Archaeology, explains how she continues to facilitate lessons for school groups whilst the Museum remains closed, and how the Faculty’s students continue to deliver the Learn Latin with MoCA project.

Rebecca Flemming has been appointed a Joukowsky Lecturer

Feb 23, 2021

Dr Rebecca Flemming, Senior Lecturer in Ancient History and Fellow of Jesus College, has been appointed as a Joukowsky Lecturer for the Archaeological Institute of America (AIA) for 2020-21. Rebecca also recently featured on BBC Radio 4’s In Our Time discussing the Justinianic Plague.

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