Team

Principal Investigator

Postdoctoral team members

Dr. Benjamin De Vos

Project Reception of Sophistic and Platonic philosophy in the Pseudo-Clementine literature
Research interests First and Second Sophistic, early Christian and apologetic literature, Classical and Hellenistic philosophy, literary theory
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PhD students

Ms Emma Huig

Project

The Holy Romance. Characterization and concepts of fiction in Italo-Greek hagiography

Research interests literary theory, narratology, hagiography, Byzantine literature, ancient and Byzantine Greek fiction
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Visiting Scholars

Prof. Dr. Saiichiro Nakatani

Project The reception of the ancient Greek novel from late antiquity to early modern Europe
Research interests ancient novel, narrative technique, classical reception, history of prose fiction, translation, bibliography
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Former team members

Dr. Ellen Söderblom Saarela

Project Novel Echoes

 

Student helpers

Anne Lanckriet (2022-2023)

Sien Denduyver (2022-2023)

Elisabeth Callewaert (2022-2023)

Mathijs Clement (2021-2022, 2022-2023)

Marthe Nemegeer (2021-2022)

Lotte Van Olmen (2017-2018)

Emma Vanden Berghe (2016-2017)

Interns

Pauline De Groote (2014-2015)

Lotte Van Olmen (2017-2018)

Robbe Vande Velde (2018-2019)

Associated members

Prof. Dr. Alberto Camplani (La Sapienza – University of Rome)

Prof. Dr. Kristoffel Demoen (Ghent University)

Prof. Dr. Marco Formisano (Ghent University)

Prof. Dr. John Morgan (Swansea University)

Prof. Dr. Danny Praet (Ghent University)

Prof. Dr. Michael Williams (Maynooth University)