Staff Profile:Professor Barbara Goff

Name:
Professor Barbara Goff
Job Title:
Professor
Responsibilities:

Co-Head of Department

Departmental Director of Teaching and Learning

Careers/Alumni

I did my undergraduate work at King's College Cambridge, where I was later a Junior Research Fellow, and I pursued my postgraduate work at the University of California. I have taught at different institutions including the University of Texas at Austin. I usually teach the Part 2 core module 'Ancient Drama' (CL2DR) and Ancient Greek language. In 2020-21, I shall also teach 'Transformations of Helen'.

Areas of Interest:

Greek Tragedy and its reception; women in antiquity; postcolonial classics; reception of Greek political thought.

Research groups / Centres:

I am a member of the Ancient Literature and Classical Tradition and Reception groups in the Department.

I am a member of the Ancient and Modern Imperialisms Network and I help to run the Legacy of Greek Political Thought Network. I am on the executive committee of the Classical Reception Studies Network, based at the Open University.

I am on the international editorial boards of the Classical Receptions Journal (OUP) of Elektra (University of Patras), and of Classical Receptions in Twentieth Century Writing (Bloomsbury)

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Contact Details

Email:
b.e.goff@reading.ac.uk
Telephone:
+44 (0) 118 378 5172

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Forthcoming

I am giving a keynote at a conference on ‘Decolonising the Premodern World’ at the University of Sheffield in October 2020.

 Just published

Classicising Crisis: the modern age of revolutions and the Greco-Roman repertoire (Routledge 2020)

 

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