Our research interests

Current research interests among the lecturing staff include the following:

  • Bilingualism and cultural fusion
  • The Classical inheritance in medieval and modern literature
  • Comparative and structural analysis of myth
  • Digital editing
  • Education and scholarship in Antiquity and the early Middle Ages
  • Ethnicity and identity
  • Field archaeology, esp. in south Italy
  • Glosses, glossaries and scholia
  • Greek in the early medieval west
  • Heroic literature and ideology
  • Hiberno-Latin
  • Indo-European studies
  • Language change, historical semantics
  • Palaeography and the culture of the book

See the profiles of individual staff members to find out more about their research interests.

Have a look at some of our staff research projects.

Find out more about our current and recent PhD students.