(Newlands, Carole E. - 2015) -- Professor of Distinction
Professor Newlands’ principal areas of research include Augustan and post-Augustan poetry, and she has a strong interest in late antique and medieval poetry, also Roman and medieval art, and the reception of classical texts. Her first book was Playing with Time: Ovid and the Fasti, and she continues to publish on Ovid’s poetry. In addition, she is the author of more than 40 articles on classical and medieval topics as well as several books. Newland has held research fellowships at Clare Hall, Cambridge and at the Institute for Advanced Studies, Princeton, as well as fellowships from the American Council of Learned Societies, the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Loeb Classical Library Foundation. In spring 2010, she was the Visiting NEH Professor at the University of Richmond; in summer 2010, she was the William Evans fellow at the University of Otago, New Zealand. In 2016, she will be a research fellow at the Center for Humanities at the National University of Australia, Canberra.