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Maria Elena De Luna

Senior assistant professor (fixed-term)

Department of History and Cultures

Academic discipline: L-ANT/02 Greek History

Curriculum vitae

Education and Specialized Training

1995. 4 years degree "Laurea" in Lettere, indirizzo classico at the University of Siena 110/110 cum laude, with the dissertation in Greek Literature La Samia di Menandro. Studio filologico e letterario.

2002. Doctoral Degree in Greek history, Genoa University, with the dissertation The linguistic communication between the Greek and the Barbarians. Judgment of excellence.

2004-2005. Research scholarship at Department of Classics, Neuchâtel (Chaire d’archéologie classique et histoire ancienne)

2005. 4 years degree "Laurea" in Storia antica, at the University of Siena 110/110 cum laude, with the dissertation Le sub-colonie siracusane.

2004-2008. Assegno di Ricerca at the University of Siena.

2011. Fellowship at the Kommission für Alte Geschichte und Epigraphik des Deutschen Archäologischen Instituts, München

2014. PhD in Classics at Rome ‘Tor Vergata’ University, with the dissertation The fragments of Arkadika and the Periegesis of Pausania. Judgment: Excellent with praise.

Professional Experiences

2000- (from). Titular professor of Italian, Latin, Greek Literature in secondary schools.

2003-2004. Research Assistant at the Department of Classics of the Siena University.

10.2013-08.2016 Maître de Conférences Associé at the Collège de France (Paris).

01. 2014. "Qualifications nationales aux fonctions de Maître de Conférences", for: Ancient Languages and Literatures; and for History and Civilization of the ancient Worlds.

09.2016-08.2018. Research at Collège de France (scientific collaboration with the Pr. D. Knoepfler).

08.2018. "Abilitazione Scientifica Nazionale, Settore Concorsuale 10/D1 - II Fascia" (Associate professor)

11.2018. "Ricercatore di Storia greca (L-ANT/02)" at the Department of Ancient History of the Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna.

Teaching

2001-2004. Latin, Greek Literature at Liceo classico (Titular professor)

2002-2003. University of Siena, lectures for the course unit of Greek History – Master Level: "Interpreti e bilingui nei tragici greci"

2005-2007. University of Siena, lectures (Master): "Greci e barbari nelle fondazioni coloniali"

2007-2008. University of Macerata: Lecturer for the course of General greek history.

2009-2010. University of Siena, lectures (Master): "La funzione dei paradigmi storici in Aristotele".

2012-2013. Latin, Greek Literature at "Liceo classico" (Titular professor)

2018-2019. Lecturer for the course of Greek Institutions (12 credits) (LM) at the School of Arts and Humanities - University of Bologna.

2018-2019. Lecturer for the course of Ancient Historiography (6 credits) at the School of Arts and Humanities - University of Bologna.

2018-2019. Collaboration in the translation workshop of Greek documentary and historical texts for Master level students at the School of Arts and Humanities - University of Bologna.

2019-2020. Lecturer for the course unit of Archaic and Classical Greek History (Master Level) at the School of Arts and Humanities - University of Bologna.

Research Activities in Research Teams and responsibilities in International Projects

2000-2002. Member of Research Groups (in the Siena University) financed by the Italian Ministry of Scientific Research: Modalità della formazione e della trasmissione delle tradizioni storiche e storiografiche, in riferimento ad Erodoto e alla genesi delle politeiai di epoca classica.

2007-2009. Member of Research Groups (in the Siena University) financed by the Italian Ministry of Scientific Research: La ‘colonizzazione’ euboico-calcidese: Sicilia, Magna Grecia e Calcidica (The Euboean-Chalkidian Colonization: Sicily, Magna Graecia and Chalkidike).

From 2008. Member of Project I Frammenti degli Storici greci" (editors-in-chief E. Lanzillotta and V. Costa): Fragments of Boiôtika.

From 2018. Member of Project Die Fragmente der Griechischen Historiker (Continued), Part IV (editor-in-chief Stefan Schorn): Fragments of Hypomnemata (section F p. IV: Collections Anthologies and Hypomnemata and related genres, directed by Tiziano Dorandi).

From 2018. Member of Project Brill’s New Jacoby (general editor: I. Worthington): Fragments of Arkadika.

Professional Affiliations and external services

Member of the Association des Études grecques, Paris.

Member of the Scientific Committee of Collection “Studi e Testi di Storia Antica”, ETS Pisa.

Member of the Scientific Committee of Rationes Rerum (Journal)

Referee for Erga-Logoi (Journal)

Member of GaHIA Association

Member of Centre d’Études en Antiquité, Mathématique, Philosophie, «Formes du savoir dans le monde ancien» (http://sapereantico.uniroma2.it/adesioni/ ).

Conferences and Lectures (selection)

25.03.2003 Siena University. “Seminari del martedi”. Title of Lecture: L’alterità linguistica in Omero.

22-24.05.2003 Genova University. International Symposium: Il cittadino, lo straniero, il barbaro”. Title of Conference: Xenoi e barbaroi nelle tragedie di Eschilo.

05.05.2005 Collège de France, Paris. “Journée d’étude”. Title of Conference: Camarina: l’histoire tourmentée d’une sous-colonie.

17.02.2006 Rome ‘Tor Vergata’ University. International Workshop: “Tradizione e trasmissione degli storici greci frammentari”. Title of Conference: Il mito di Callisto: storia e tradizione locale.

09.05.2006 Siena University. “Seminari del martedi”. Title of Lecture: I miti presso gli autori di Arkadika.

22-24.06.2006 Lecce University. International Symposium: “Colonie di Colonie”. Title of Conference: Camarina sub-colonia di Siracusa, dalla fondazione al conflitto.

12.06.2008 Salerno University. International Symposium: “La Politica di Aristotele e la storiografia locale”. Title of Conference: Le metabolai nei regimi oligarchici: argomentazione e dati storici nell’exemplum di Eritre.

01.10.2009 Rome ‘Tor Vergata’ University. International Symposium “Iscrizioni Greche e Comunicazione Letteraria”. Title of Conference: Epigrammata ed elaborazione letteraria: Schol. in Hom., Il. Δ 319.

30.09.2010 Salerno University. International Symposium: “Istituzioni e costituzioni in Aristotele. Title of Conference: Tra istituzioni e costituzioni: elementi di squilibrio e strumenti di salvezza nei libri storici della Politica.

2011 (April) Kommission für alte Geschichte (Monaco di Baviera). Title of Lecture: Die Arkadien von Pausanias im Anhang von Felix Jacoby.

06.07.2012 Rome ‘Tor Vergata’ University. Workshop: “Le tradizioni del Peloponneso tra epica e storiografia. Title of Conference: Il mito di Enea fra l’Arcadia e Roma.

26.11.2015 Nantes University, International Symposium: "Les historiens fragmentaires de langue grecque à l'époque impériale et tardive". Conference: Fragments de Béotie à l'époque impériale et byzantine: processus de transmission des textes et analyse des contenus.

24.04.2016 Paris IV–Sorbonne University. “Séminaires du Centre Léon Robin”. Lecture: Les causes du changement des constitutions chez Aristote.

30.05.2016 Ghislieri College, Pavia. International Symposium: “Da Stagira alla Macedonia”. Lecture: Le metabolai costizionali di Oreos/Estiea.

15.06.2016 Salerno University. International Symposium: “Ancora su Aristotele e la storia”. Lecture: I cambiamenti costituzionali in Epidamno.

04.12.2016 Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres (Paris). Title of Conference: Une nouvelle édition de la Politique d’Aristote.

30.11.2017 Neuchâtel University. Lecture: Énée en Arcadie. Réflexions sur une liaison culturelle entre l’Hellade et Rome.

18.12.2017 Salerno University. Lecture: Greci e non-Greci fra conflitto etnico e integrazione.

23.01.2018 “Piemonte Orientale” University. Lecture: Il luogo ottimo e i luoghi reali: le staseis dia topous (Arist., Pol. V 3, 1303b 7-12).

10.05.2019 Sapienza - University of Rome, "Facoltà di Lettere e Filosofia": Il mito di Enea da una prospettiva arcade.

15.05.2019 University Ca' Foscari, Venezia - "Dipartimento di Studi Umanistici". Corso di Dottorato in Scienze dell'antichità: "La stasis e il suo spazio secondo Aristotele: esempi di dialettiche conflittuali, fra la città e il suo territorio".