Dr Diana Rodríguez Perez

Research Associate 2016-17

Perez

Before joining the Classical Art Research Centre as the Beazley Archive Pottery Database Research Assistant from 2014 to 2016, Diana Rodríguez was FECYT-Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Edinburgh. She received her PhD (Doctor Europaea) from the University of León, Spain, with a dissertation entitled The Snake in the ancient Greek World: Myth, Rite and Image, and obtained a Master’s degree in Archaeology and Heritage from the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. Her research focuses on the art and archaeology of ancient Greece, with an emphasis on vase-painting, iconography and Greek pottery in the archaeological record. Her publications include: Serpientes, dioses y héroes: el combate contra el monstruo en el arte y la literatura griega antigua (León, 2008) and Evocative Objects. The Attic Black-Glazed Plemochoai (Exaleiptra) between Archaeology and Vase Painting (forthcoming in On the Fascination of Objects: Greek and Etruscan Art in the Shefton Collection). She is editing the volume Greek Art in Context (Ashgate, forthcoming).

Email: diana.rodriguezperez@classics.ox.ac.uk