Duke University | Classical Studies:

    J Clare Woods
  • J Clare Woods

  • Associate Professor of Classical Studies and Director of Graduate Studies
  • Classical Studies
  • 233C Allen Building
  • Campus Box 90103
  • Phone: (919) 684-6067
  • Fax: 919-681-4262
  • Homepage
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Research Description

    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.
  • Education

      • Ph.D,
      • King’s College London,
      • 1997
      • M.A. in Classics,
      • King’s College London,
      • 1991
      • B.A. in Classics, First Class Honors,
      • King’s College London,
      • 1990
  • Awards, Honors and Distinctions

      • Langford Lectureship,
      • Duke University,
      • 2007 - 2008
      • A.W. Mellon Asst. Prof. of Classical Studies,
      • Duke University,
      • Sept. 2004 - August 2005
      • Research Fellowship at the University College of London,
      • funded by the (British) Arts and Humanities Research Board to work intensively on the Festus Lexicon Project based at University College of London.,
      • Aug. 1, 2003-July 31, 2004
      • Grant,
      • Duke University Arts and Sciences Committee on Faculty Research,
      • 2002-03
      • Duke Award fro New Research Initiatives in the International Field,
      • 2000
      • Scholarship,
      • British School at Rome,
      • 1996
      • Frances A. Yates Fellowship,
      • Warburg Institute, London,
      • 1995-96
      • Travel Grant,
      • British Academy,
      • Spring 1993
      • Ph.D. Funding,
      • British Academy,
      • 1991-94
      • M.A. Funding,
      • British Academy,
      • 1990-91
  • Selected Publications

      • with
      • F. Glinister, J. North et al.
      • Verrius, Festus and Paul: Lexicography, Scholarship and Society.
      • Bulletin of the Institute of Classical Studies, Special Supplement,
      • 2007.
      • with
      • Louise Rice, Clare Woods.
      • Domenico Allegri: Music for the Thesis Defence of Ilario Frumenzio (Rome, 1617).
      • in Recent Researches in the Music of the Music of the Baroque,
      • Madison, Wis.: A-R Editions,
      • 2004.
      • C. Woods.
      • "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.
      • Ed. F. Glinister, C. Woods with J. North and M. Crawford.
      • 2007.
      • 222-276.
      • "Six New Sermons by Hrabanus Maurus on the Virtues and Vices."
      • in Revue Bénédictine
      • 107
      • (1997)
      • :
      • 280-306.
      • 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)
      • Review of Bengt Lofstedt (ed), Hrabani Mauri Expositio in Matthaeum CCCM 174-174A.
      • Turnhout: Brepols, 2000 in Journal of Medieval Latin
      • 13
      • (2004)
      • :
      • 271-274.
      • Review of A. Moscadi, Il Festo Farnesiano.
      • Classical Review
      • 52
      • .1
      • (2002)
      • :
      • 197-198.
      • 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
      • LXVII
      • .2
      • (1998)
      • :
      • 316-318.
      • "Hrabanus Maurus, Sermons for Haistulf of Mainz."
      • Current Project.
      • (Annotated translation of Hrabanus' sermonary, with scholarly translation.)
      • "Ezekiel and the Articulation of anxiety: Jerome, Gregory the Great and Rome under Attack."
      • Current Project.
      • (Article)
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  • Teaching

    • LATIN 584S.01
      • LATIN PALAEOGRAPHY
      • Allen 229
      • Tu 08:45 AM-11:15 AM
  • Acropolis
  • pottery
  • Agrigento 2
  • Hadrian's Villa 1
  • Roman Forum 1
  • Rome
  • Paestum 2
  • pottery
  • Morgantina 2
  • Agrigento 3
  • Paestum 1
  • Tomb of Caecilia Metella
  • Pompeii 1
  • Morgantina 1
  • Pompeii 2
  • papyrus
  • Hadrian's Villa 2
  • Pantheon 2
  • Jake 2
  • site
  • Jake 1