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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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Research Output

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

  • 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
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    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
  • 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
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    Activities

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

    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

    Durham Classics and Ancient History Work in Progress seminar

    Laura Pfuntner (Invited speaker)
    19 Feb 2020

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

    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

    Spoils in the Roman Republic

    Laura Pfuntner (Invited speaker)
    18 Sep 201821 Sep 2018

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

    Joint Annual Meeting of the Society for Classical Studies and Archaeological Institute of America

    Laura Pfuntner (Session chair)
    06 Jan 2018

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference