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  Mary T. Boatwright, Affliated Faculty
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  Mary T. BoatwrightProfessor of Classical Studies and Gender, Sexuality & Feminist Studies

Office Location:  231 Allen Bldg, West Campus, Durham, NC 27708-0103
Office Phone:  (919) 684-3189
Email Address:  send me a message
Web Page:   https://duke.box.com/s/2twxi0o3s4lrin1ja9aubkva4bfkn5yt

Office Hours:

Tu 4:30 - 5:30 PM; W 11:30-12:30 PM; or by appointment
Office Location: Allen 231

Education:

  • Ph.D. University of Michigan at Ann Arbor 1980
  • Ph.D. in Classical Studies, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 1980
  • Michigan Assoc., American Academy, Rome, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 1977
  • M.A. University of Michigan at Ann Arbor 1975
  • M.A. in Classical Studies, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 1975
  • Laurea, voto ottimo, in Etruscologiá Universitá per Stranieri, Perugia, Italy 1974
  • B.A. Stanford University 1973
  • Certificato in Corso Medio di Italiano, Universitá per Stranieri, Perugia, Italy 1973

Research Interests: Roman history, especially the social and political history of the empire; topography of Rome; Rome's northern frontiers; Roman women; Latin historiography

Current projects: Article on representations of women and families on Roman-Pannonian tombstones, Topography of the Via Flaminia in Rome

Roman history, especially the social and political history of the empire; topography of Rome; Rome's northern frontiers; Roman women; Latin historiography

Curriculum Vitae
Representative Publications   (More Publications)
  1. with Boatwright, MT; Gargola, DJ; Lenski, N; Talbert, RJA. The Romans From Village to Empire: A History of Rome from Earliest Times to the End of the Western Empire.  Oxford University Press, 2011: 624 pages. (2nd, expanded edition. Czech translation published 12/12) [available here]  [abs]
  2. Boatwright, MT. "The Elogia of the Volusii Saturnini at Lucus Feroniae, and the Education of their Domestic Service." L’écriture dans la maison romaine  (2012): 99-112. [available here]
  3. Boatwright, MT. "Antonine Rome: Security in the Homeland." The Emperor and Rome: Space, Representation and Ritual  (2010): 169-197.
  4. Boatwright, MT. Hadrian and the Cities of the Roman Empire.  Princeton University Press, 2000.
  5. Boatwright, MT. "The City Gate of Plancia Magna in Perge." Roman Art in Context: An Anthology  (1993): 189-207.
  6. Boatwright, MT. Hadrian and the City of Rome.  Princeton University Press, 1987.
  7. Boatwright, MT. "Trajan Outside Rome: Buildings and Sculptural Commissions in Italian and Provincial Cities." Sage and Emperor  (2003): 259-277.
  8. Boatwright, MT. "Faustina the Younger, Mater Castrorum."   (2003): 249-68.
  9. Boatwright, MT. "Tacitus and the Final Rites of Agrippina: Annals 14, 9." Studies in Latin Literature and Roman History Collection LatomusXIV (2008): 375-93.
  10. Boatwright, MT, "'Res bene gestae’: Ricerche di storia urbana su Roma antica in onore di Eva Margareta Steinby".   (2009). [html]
  11. Boatwright, MT. "Just Window Dressing? Imperial Women as Architectural Sculpture." I Claudia II  (2000): 61-75.