Find a research supervisor in the reception of the Ancient World

Staff in the Department of Classics, Archaeology and Ancient History who supervise PhD/MA by Research in the area of the reception of the Ancient World.

Dr Philip Burton

Dr Philip Burton

Reader in Latin and Early Christian Studies

Language and linguistics, early Christianity and the wider Graeco-Roman literature and thought; reception of the classical world, especially in English fiction of the twentieth century

Dr Gideon Nisbet

Dr Gideon Nisbet

Reader in Classics

  • Classical reception studies
  • Ancient epigram
  • Greek literature, particularly imperial ('Second Sophistic')
  • Translation studies

Dr Elena Theodorakopoulos

Dr Elena Theodorakopoulos

Senior Lecturer in Classics
Head of the Department of Classics, Ancient History and Archaeology

  • Roman poetry
  • Reception of classical culture and literature in contemporary film and literature.

Classics, Ancient History and Archaeology staff research supervision areas