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Jennifer C. Woods

Jennifer C. Woods, Associate Professor of Classical Studies and Director of Thompson Writing and Co-Director of the Language, Arts and Media Program

Contact Info:
Office Location:  115 Bivins Bldg, Durham, NC 27708
Office Phone: (919) 613-4409
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Office Hours:

By appointment
Office Location: Allen 233C
  • Ph.D., King's College, 1997
  • M.A., King's College, 1991
  • B.A., King's College, 1990
Research Interests:

Late and Medieval Latin Literature; early medieval homiletics, monastic culture; the history of the book; the Classical Tradition in literature, post-classical experiences of Rome and Italy, and the pre-modern in new media.

Curriculum Vitae

Representative Publications   (More Publications)

  • with Rice, L; Woods, JC. Domenico Allegri, Music for an Academic Defense (Rome, 1617).  edited by John, A in Recent Researches in the Music of the Music of the Baroque A-R Editions, Spring, 2004 .
  • Woods, JC. "A contribution to the King’s Library: Paul the Deacon’s epitome of Festus’ De verborum significatu." Verrius, Festus and Paul: Lexicography, Scholarship and Society  (2007): 222-276.
  • Woods, JC. "Six New Sermons by Hrabanus Maurus on the Virtues and Vices." In Revue Bénédictine 107 (1997): 280-306.
  • Woods, JC, Review of: Mario de Nonno, Paolo de Paolis (eds.) Manuscripts and the Tradition of Grammatical Texts from Antiquity to the Renaissance (2 vols), Cassino, 2000. Classical Review 55:1 (2005): 165-167. (Proceedings of a Conference held at Erice, 16-23 October 1997, as the 11th Course of International School for the study of Written Records)  [abs]
  • Woods, JC, Review of Bengt Lofstedt (ed), Hrabani Mauri Expositio in Matthaeum CCCM 174-174A, Turnhout: Brepols, 2000. Journal of Medieval Latin 13 (2004): 271-274.
  • Woods, JC, Review of A. Moscadi, Il Festo Farnesiano. Classical Review 52:1 (2002): 197-198.
  • Woods, JC, Review of F. A. C. Mantello and A. G. Rigg (eds), Medieval Latin: An Introduction and Bibliographical Guide, Catholic Univ. of America Press, 1996. Medium Aevum 67:2 (1998): 316-318.

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