Names, Affiliations and Research Interests

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Dr Andreas Abele

University of Tübingen


Interaction of prose and poetry in late Latin epistolography


Sally Baumann

University of Graz


Claudian, ecphrasis, intermediality, intertextuality, narratology


Dr Valéry Berlincourt

Universität Basel & Université de Genève


Claudian, intertextuality, self-allusion, epic, panegyric


Dr Lynton Boshoff

North-West University


Dracontius, Ennodius, epic, panegyric, post-Roman West, reception of late antiquity


Dr Elena Castelnuovo

University of Milan


Prudentius, Ausonius, Dracontius, hymnody, genre, intervisuality, intertextuality, metaliterature, reception of Horace


Dr Clare Coombe

The Oratory School, Reading


Claudian, Luxorius, Prudentius


Rachel Dzugan

University of Colorado


lyric, ecphrasis, intertextuality, metapoetics


Esther Falcon

Université de Strasbourg


Claudius Marius Victorius, paraphrase, theology, biblical epic


Dr Maria Jennifer Falcone

University of Pavia


Dracontius, Satisfactio, Intertextuality


Dr Sara Fascione

Justus-Liebig-Universität Gießen


Ausonius, Symmachus, Rutilius Namatianus, Sidonius Apollinaris


Prof. Ian Fielding

University of Michigan


Ovid in late antiquity, Paulinus of Nola, late antique Campania


Dr Vicente

Flores Militello

University of Mexico (UNAM)


Claudian, satirical and epic poetry, intertextuality, art & literature, late Roman mosaics


Dr Frances Foster

University of Cambridge


Servius, Claudian, Rutilius Namatianus, history, language


Prof. Florence Garambois Vasquez

Université de Lyon


Ausonius, Claudian, Latin Anthology, intertext, voices, late antique poetry, ekphrasis


Prof. Bardo Maria Gauly

Katholische Universität Eichstätt-Ingolstadt


late antique Latin literature


Fernando Gorab Leme

University of Michigan


Prudentius, Claudian, reception


Dr Michael Hanaghan

Australian Catholic University


Sidonius Apollinaris, panegyric, epideixis, intertextuality, visuality, reader response


Prof. Henriette Harich-Schwarzbauer

University of Basel


Claudian, Sidonius Apollinaris, Ausonius, Proba


Prof. Joshua Hartman

Kalamazoo College


Memory and identity, Latin poetry, allusion


Dr Helen Kaufmann

Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen


Intertextuality, genre, local identity, North African poetry, Dracontius


Prof. Gavin Kelly

University of Edinburgh


Claudian, Rutilius Namatianus Sidonius, late antique prose literature and political history


Dr Markus Kersten

Universität Basel


Ausonius, Latin epic


Prof. Robert Kirstein

University of Tübingen


Latin poetry, narratology


Nora Kohlhofer

University of Graz


Claudian, carmina maiora, bellum Geticum, similes and comparisons, intertextuality


Dr Anna-Lena Körfer

Johannes-Gutenberg-Universität Mainz


panegyric (Publilius Optatianus, Panegyrici Latini), late latin letters (Cassiodor, Sidonius), technopaignia, concepts of performativity in late latin literature


Lorenzo Livorsi

University of Bristol


Venantius Fortunatus, praise poetry, hagiography, biblical epic


Dr Francesco Lubian

Università degli Studi di Padova


Ambrose, Prudentius, Ausonius, Heptateuch poet, biblical poetry, intermediality


Lucie Martin

Unversité de Strasbourg & Sorbonne Université


Orientius, Carmen ad Flavium Felicem (Carm. de resurr.), Carmen adversus Marcionitas (Carm. adv. Marc.)


Prof. Scott McGill

Rice University


Late Latin poetry, Juvencus, biblical epic, centos, reception, reception of Virgil


Dr Victoria Moul

King's College London


Reading, reception and imitation of late Latin poetry in the early modern period; especially Claudian


Prof. Sigrid Mratschek

Universität Rostock


Sidonius Apollinaris, Paulinus of Nola, Ausonius, intertextuality, visual and literary culture, epistolary and poetic networks, geography


Prof. Carole Newlands

University of Colorado Boulder


Venantius Fortunatus, ecphrasis, Latin poetry, reception studies


Wiebke Nierste

Justus-Liebig-University of Gießen


Claudian, carmina minora, art and nature, seriality, coherence


Katharina Oft

Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen


Claudian, carmina minora


Prof. Cillian O'Hogan

University of Toronto


Prudentius, Claudian, intertextuality, transmission, reception, history of the book


Dr Marco Onorato

University of Messina


Sidonius Apollinaris, Claudian, Rutilius Namatianus, Ausonius, intertextuality and metaliterature, ekphrasis


Dr Vasileios Pappas

University of Ioannina


Late Latin poetry, Claudian, Ausonius, Reposianus, Maximianus


Dr Aaron D Pelttari

University of Edinburgh


Late antique literary culture, Prudentius, Claudian, books, readers, and paratexts


Prof. Joseph Pucci

Brown University


Later and medieval Latin language and literatures


Katharina Pohl

Bergische Universität Wuppertal


Dracontius, panegyric, late Latin literature


Prof. Michael Roberts

Wesleyan University 


Late Latin poetry, rhetoric


Dr Cédric Roduit

Université de Lausanne


Sedulius, hagiography


Giulia Sagliardi

University of Edinburgh


Claudian, intertextuality, genre, epic



Dr Islème Sassi

Universität Zürich


Paulinus of Nola, Felix of Nola


PD Dr Petra Schierl

University of Basel


Bucolic poetry, panegyric, Christian poetry, Rutilius Namatianus


Dr Hedwig Schmalzgruber

University of Potsdam


Biblical epic, Heptateuch poet ("Cyprianus Gallus")


Dr Sigrid Schottenius Cullhed

Uppsala University


Late antique culture and its modern reception


Prof. Christoph Schubert

University of Erlangen


Commodianus, panegyric, biblical epic


Prof. Brian Sowers

Brooklyn College of the City University of New York


Ausonius, Christian poetry, centos, reception


Ann-Kathrin Staehle

University of Basel


Sidonius Apollinaris, myths, intertextuality


Dr Thomas Tsartsidis

Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich


Prudentius, late Latin poetry, intertextuality, early Christian apologetics


Georgios Taxidis

Universität Hamburg


Claudius Claudianus, late antique panegyric


David Ungvary

Bard College


Christian Latin poetry, post-Roman identity, asceticism, history and theory of authorship


Dr Joop van Waarden

Radboud University Nijmegen


Late antiquity, early Christianity, Sidonius Apollinaris


Dr Berenice Verhelst

Ghent University


Epic, epyllia, Dracontius, Aegritudo Perdicae



Dr Catherine Ware

University College Cork


Claudian, panegyric, intertextuality


Gerben Wartena

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam


Biblical epic, Sedulius, early Christianity, late Latin literature


Dr Hope Williard

University of Lincoln Library



Venantius Fortunatus, Merovingian kingdom, epistolography