Laura Pfuntner

Dr

  • Room 02.004 - 17 University Square

    United Kingdom

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PhD projects

I am open to PhD applications in the field of Roman history.

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Personal profile

Research Interests

Roman history and archaeology; ancient Sicily; the archaeology of ancient urbanism; Greek and Roman historiography

Teaching

Undergraduate:

HIS1001. History and Historians

HIS1003. Exploring History I (Pompeii AD 79)

HIS2020. Alexander the Great

HIS3129. The Ancient City

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Sicily Arts & Humanities
Urbanism Arts & Humanities
Interaction Arts & Humanities
Archaeology Arts & Humanities
Roman History Arts & Humanities
Roman Archaeology Arts & Humanities
Historiography Arts & Humanities
Atmosphere Arts & Humanities

Research Output 2013 2019

Urbanism and Empire in Roman Sicily

Pfuntner, L., Jan 2019, University of Texas Press. 320 p. (Ashley and Peter Larkin Endowment in Greek and Roman Culture)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Ancient Rome
Urbanism
Century Book
Sicily
Abandonment
345 Downloads (Pure)

Death and Birth in the Urban Landscape: Strabo on Troy and Rome

Pfuntner, L., 01 Apr 2017, In : Classical Antiquity. 36, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Rome
Urban Landscape
Strabo
Augustan
Life Cycle

Celebrating the Severans: Commemorative Politics and the Urban Landscape in High Imperial Sicily

Pfuntner, L., 19 Jul 2016, In : Latomus. 75, 2, p. 434-456 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reading Diodorus through Photius: The Case of the Sicilian Slave Revolts

Pfuntner, L., 26 Feb 2015, In : Greek, Roman, and Byzantine Studies. 55, 1, p. 256-272 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
revolt
slave
invasion
anxiety
Slaves
272 Downloads (Pure)

Cooperation and Conflict between Governor and poleis in the Verrines

Pfuntner, L., 2015, In : Phoenix. 69, 3/4, p. 355-375 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Atmosphere
Economics
Governor
Cicero
Administrators

Activities 2013 2020

  • 7 Participation in conference
  • 7 Participation in workshop, seminar, course
  • 3 Research and Teaching at External Organisation
  • 2 Invited talk

St Mary's College, Durham University

Laura Pfuntner (Visiting researcher)
13 Jan 202020 Mar 2020

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesResearch and Teaching at External Organisation

The City and the State in the Ancient World: Perspectives from Archaeology & History

Laura Pfuntner (Invited speaker)
08 Nov 201909 Nov 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Civil War: A Symposium Hosted by the Centre for Public History

Laura Pfuntner (Speaker)
30 Nov 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Diodoros Workshop

Laura Pfuntner (Invited speaker)
12 Apr 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Diplomacy and Political Communication in the West (III-I BC)

Laura Pfuntner (Invited speaker)
01 Nov 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course