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Researcher: Knight, J (Dr Jayne Knight)

Fields of Research

Classical Greek and Roman History
European History (excl. British, Classical Greek and Roman)

Research Objectives

Expanding Knowledge in History and Archaeology
Expanding Knowledge in Languages, Communication and Culture
Understanding Europe's Past

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Anger as a Mechanism for Social Control in Imperial Rome; Emotion and Persuasion in Classical Antiquity
Horace: Satires Book I. Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012
Iambic Poetics in the Roman Empire. By TOM HAWKINS Cambridge: Cambridge
Iambic Poetics in the Roman Empire. By Tom Hawkins. Cambridge: Cambridge Universituy press, 2014. Pp Xi+334
Laughter in Ancient Rome: On Joking, Tickling, and Cracking Up byMary Beard
The Politics of Anger in Roman Society: A Study of Orators and Emperors, 70 BCE-68 CE

Research Projects

The Renaissance of Roman Emotions in Machiavelli's Political Theory; ARC Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions (Europe 1100 - 1800) (CHE)

Research Candidate Supervision