Five Questions with… Dr Holton

Classics Marketing Intern Chloe has been finding out more about our academic staff! Next up on the interview list is Dr Stephanie Holton, Senior Lecturer in Classics Who is your favourite ancient writer and why?  It’s so hard to choose! I’d probably actually say Aeschylus – I love the Oresteia, his Clytemnestra is phenomenal! It’sContinue reading “Five Questions with… Dr Holton”

Five Questions with… Dr Walter

Classics Marketing Intern Chloe has been finding out more about our academic staff! Next up on the interview list is Dr Anke Walter, Senior Lecturer in Classics Who is your favourite ancient writer and why?  Hard to say – but if I had to pick just one, I’d probably say Ovid, for the variety ofContinue reading “Five Questions with… Dr Walter”

Five Questions with… Dr Phillippo

Classics Marketing Intern Chloe has been finding out more about our academic staff! Her first interviewee is Dr Phillippo, Senior Lecturer in Classics.. Hello Dr Phillippo! The first question is hopefully an easy one: who is your favourite ancient writer and why? Homer, because of the Iliad: I love how it’s so even-handed in itsContinue reading “Five Questions with… Dr Phillippo”

Finding out about: Ancient Women

Interested in learning more about women in the ancient world? Chloe (Stage 3 Ancient History) gives some advice on where to start! When first learning about ancient Greece and Rome, what becomes immediately and increasingly visible is the absence and silence of women within the pages of Greco-Roman history. The overwhelming majority of our literaryContinue reading “Finding out about: Ancient Women”