Greek lyric song, especially Pindar and Bacchylides; genre in ancient literature; narrative in Greek lyric; collective memory.
Elena Cagnoli Fiecconi
Ancient Philosophy, Virtue Ethics, Moral Psychology
Greek language, dialect and literature; Mycenaean Greek; historical linguistics and sociolinguistics
Documentary and literary papyrology; Egypt from Augustus to the Abbasids; later Greek poetry; early Christian literature
Greek historiography and ethnography; identity; the politics of representation.
Greek literature and philosophy; reception; history of modern European thought; critical theory
Fiachra Mac Góráin
Augustan poetry, especially Virgil; Virgilian exegesis; Dionysus in Latin poetry; intertextuality; the reception of Virgil in Ireland.
Greek literature, Presocratic philosophy (especially Parmenides and Empedocles), Latin literature, Didactic poetry, Greek religion. Interdisciplinary approaches to ancient texts that combine philosophical and literary-critical methodologies.
Homer; scholarship in Byzantium (esp. reception of the Homeric text with emphasis on allegorical interpretation); modern receptions.
Gesine Manuwald - Head of Department
Roman drama; Roman epic; Cicero’s speeches; reception studies, esp. Neo-Latin
Early imperial Roman literature, especially Neronian and Flavian, tragedy and epic; gender and genre in Latin poetry.
Interpretation, translation and reception of classical poetry, especially lyric, with a particular interest in Horace, Pindar, Statius and the choral lyrics of Seneca; neo-Latin literature.
Greek literature and culture; imperialism and colonialism; the Classical tradition; conceptions of Greek prose; cross-cultural interaction in antiquity.
Latin literature, especially Roman love poetry; ancient gender and sexuality;
reception studies, especially Julius Caesar, Rome on film, classics and popular culture
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