Dr Cosetta Cadau

Ancient Classics

Lecturer

Arts Building
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Biography

Cosetta Cadau was educated in Italy and Ireland. She holds a B.A. (Hons) and MA in Classics (University of Cagliari), and a M.Litt. and Ph.D. in Classics (Trinity College Dublin). She lectured at Trinity College Dublin, University College Dublin, University College Cork, and the University of Lincoln, before joining Maynooth in 2020.

Books

  Year Publication
2015 Studies in Colluthus’ Abduction of Helen.
Cosetta Cadau (2015) Studies in Colluthus’ Abduction of Helen. Leiden and Boston: Brill. [Details]

Book Chapters

  Year Publication
2022 'Colluthus’ Abduction of Helen'
Cosetta Cadau (2022) 'Colluthus’ Abduction of Helen' In: Tim Whitmarsh and Laura Miguélez-Cavero (eds). Mythological Epics. Berkeley: University of California Press. [Details]
2021 'Female characterisation and gender reversal in Nonnus and Colluthus'
Cosetta Cadau (2021) 'Female characterisation and gender reversal in Nonnus and Colluthus' In: F. Doroszewski, K. Jażdżewska (eds). Nonnus of Panopolis in Context III: Old Questions and New Perspectives. Leiden and Boston: Brill. [Details]

Teaching Interests

Late Antiquity: the Classical World in Transition
Foundations of Advanced Classical Scholarship
Greek tragedy
The Ancient Novel
Roman law and society
Latin
Ancient Greek
Homer
Plato
Sophocles
Herodotus