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Dr Lucy C. M. M. Jackson

Assistant Professor

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Assistant Professor in the Department of Classics and Ancient History111, 37 North Bailey 
Member of the Institute of Medieval and Early Modern Studies  


Doctoral Supervision

I'm interested in working with doctoral researchers on any of the following topics:

  • ancient Greek tragedy, satyr play and comedy in the Classical period (c.500 - 323 BCE) and their contexts 
  • Plato, Aristotle, and theories of performance
  • musical and non-dramatic performance in the ancient Mediterranean
  • the reception of Greek drama in the early modern period
  • the reception of Greek drama in the 20th and 21st centuries

Research interests

  • Greek tragedy
  • Greek drama in the Classical period (c.500-323 BCE)
  • Ancient Greek choral performance
  • Ancient Greek literature
  • Classical Receptions of the 21st century
  • Theatre history


Authored book

Book review

  • Jackson, Lucy C. M. M. (2019). The Brill Companions to the Reception of Aeschylus and Sophocles. Translation and Literature, 28 317-323.
  • Jackson, Lucy. C. M. M. (2015). Dancing in the Streets. A History of Collective Joy. Group: Eastern Group Psychotherapy Society, 39.4 367-70.
  • Jackson, Lucy C. M. M. (2012). The Ancient Dancer in the Modern World. Journal of Hellenic Studies 296-7.

Chapter in book

Journal Article

Supervision students