Here's a current list of our PhD students and their research topics
Religion and politics in Achaemenid-Greek relations
The modern reception of Tom Stoppard's Arcadia
The outrageous violence of Seneca’s letters and tragedies.
Iphigeneia in Aulis
Roman power in Hollywood film
studies in the language of Menander
Liminary poems in Latin presentation manuscripts 1550-1650.
Literary (Homeric) and documentary texts from Oxyrhynchus (related to educational practice)
Pietro Gaetano’s Oratio de origine et dignitate musices
Anger and Cognition in Aeschylus' Oresteia
The Syntax of Priscian in the cultural context of fifth-century Constantinople
Tragic Thinking: Tragedy and the concept of the tragic in post-Kantian German philosophy
Pythagoreanism and early Greek Philosophy
The oral origins of Greek Law
Patricia Lobanow Rostovsky
Cicero and the Scottish enlightenment.
Freud's ancient chronology
An edition of selected literary and documentary papyri
Melissa Pires Da Silva
The significance of family in the Homeric and Virgilian epics and their modern literary reception
The development of modalisation paths in Latin.
The Presocratics and early Greek conceptions of the self
Deleuze and Platonism
The Reception of Classical Antiquity in Anglophone Caribbean Literature of the Twenty-First Century
Early Greek and Hittite legal language (co-supervision with SOAS)
The influence of classical letter collections on fifteenth century letter collections.
The Eclogues of Giles Fletcher the elder from the 1560s to the 1650s.
Dionysus and regeneration in ancient literature
Euripides' narrative technique
Reception of Horace in England 1630-70 (in English and Neo-Latin).
Food, divinity and mortality in early Greek literature