Department of Greek & Latin


Postgraduate Research

Current PhD students and research topics

  • Matin Arghandepour: Religion and politics in Achaemenid-Greek relations
  • Vasileios Boutsis: Iphigeneia in Aulis
  • Amanda Bristow: Roman power in Hollywood film
  • Theophano Charalambous: studies in the language of Menander
  • Joseph Dodd: The political impact of Orpheus in opera to 1800
  • Manuela Irarrazabal Elliott: Anger and Cognition in Aeschylus’ Oresteia
  • Jurgen Gatt: the creation of Greek technical language
  • Biagio Gatto: The Syntax of Priscian in the cultural context of fifth-century Constantinople
  • Alexandros Gkosevits: Tragic Thinking: Tragedy and the concept of the tragic in post-Kantian German philosophy
  • Anastasia Lazani: The Aeschylean Chorus
  • Henry Linscott: The oral origins of Greek Law
  • Wendy Little: Studies in Roman epic
  • Anne Mackay: Animals in Valerius Flaccus
  • Elizabeth McKnight: the rule of law in the late Roman republic and early empire
  • Victoria McVicar: French Enlightenment readings of Classical Greek History
  • Maria Michalolia: New literary and documentary papyri from Oxyrhynchus
  • Federica Micucci: Studies in Roman and Byzantine papyri from Oxyrhynchus
  • Annette Mitchell: Freud's ancient chronology
  • Giada Orlietti: an edition of selected literary and documentary papyri
  • Angela Paschini: The numinous in Greek tragedy: intertextual relations between Aeschylus and Euripides
  • Belinda É. Samari the Presocratics and early Greek conceptions of the self
  • Ben Temblett: Deleuze and Platonism
  • Katie Shields: Early Greek and Hittite legal language (co-supervision with SOAS)
  • Juliana Costa Veysey: Herodotus and memory
  • James Watson: Euripides' narrative technique
  • Bridget Wright: The treatment of Julius Caesar's memory in Rome, 14 - 98 AD
  • Yiming Zhong: The Homeric Hymn to Aphrodite