Diana Spencer

Willingness to take PhD students

Yes

PhD projects

Diana offers PhD supervision on the following themes:

Latin literature and cultural identity (first centuries BCE/CE)
The city of Rome in ancient and modern literature and culture
Translation in ancient Rome, and translation of Latin texts
Reception of Rome in historical fiction
Landscape and culture in ancient Rome

Keywords

  • PA Classical philology - Rome, topography, Varro, Ovid, Horace, self-fashioning, landscape, Lucan, Propertius, Cicero, Late Republic, Italy, Latin
  • DG Italy - Fascism, Romanita, ideology