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Dr Georgia Petridou BA(Hons), MPhil, PhD

Lecturer in Ancient Greek History Archaeology, Classics and Egyptology

    Publications

    Selected Publications

    1. Divine Epiphany in Greek Literature and Culture (Book - 2016)
    2. Homo Patiens - Approaches to the Patient in the Ancient World (Book - 2015)
    3. Aelius Aristides as Informed Patient and Physician. (Journal article - 2016)

    2018

    Religion in the making: the Lived Ancient Religion approach (Journal article)

    Albrecht, J., Degelmann, C., Gasparini, V., Gordon, R., Patzelt, M., Petridou, G., . . . Weiss, L. (2018). Religion in the making: the Lived Ancient Religion approach. Religion, 48(4), 568-593. doi:10.1080/0048721x.2018.1450305

    DOI: 10.1080/0048721x.2018.1450305

    Introduction (Chapter)

    Petridou, G., & Platt, V. (2018). Introduction. In Unknown Book (Vol. 20, pp. 185-187). Walter de Gruyter GmbH. doi:10.1515/arege-2018-0011

    DOI: 10.1515/arege-2018-0011

    Resounding Mysteries: Sound and Silence in the Eleusinian Soundscape (Chapter)

    Petridou, G. (2018). Resounding Mysteries: Sound and Silence in the Eleusinian Soundscape. In Sensual Religion: Religion and the Five Senses (pp. 153-174). Equinox.

    “One Has To Be So Terribly Religious To Be An Artist”: Divine Inspiration and theophilia in Aelius Aristides’ Hieroi Logoi (Journal article)

    Petridou, G. (2018). “One Has To Be So Terribly Religious To Be An Artist”: Divine Inspiration and theophilia in Aelius Aristides’ Hieroi Logoi. Archiv für Religionsgeschichte, 20(1), 257-271. doi:10.1515/arege-2018-0015

    DOI: 10.1515/arege-2018-0015

    2017

    Beyond Priesthood Religious Entrepreneurs and Innovators in the Roman Empire (Book)

    Gordon, R. L., Petridou, G., & Rüpke, J. (2017). Beyond Priesthood Religious Entrepreneurs and Innovators in the Roman Empire. Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG.

    What is Divine about Medicine? Mysteric Imagery and Bodily Knowledge in Aelius Aristides and Lucian (Journal article)

    Petridou, G. (2017). What is Divine about Medicine? Mysteric Imagery and Bodily Knowledge in Aelius Aristides and Lucian. Religion in the Roman Empire, 3(2), 242. doi:10.1628/219944617x15008820103333

    DOI: 10.1628/219944617x15008820103333

    Bodies of Evidence (Chapter)

    Bodies of Evidence (n.d.). Routledge. doi:10.4324/9781315096193

    DOI: 10.4324/9781315096193

    Contesting Religious and Medical Expertise in the Hieroi Logoi: The therapeutai of Pergamum as religious and medical entrepreneurs (Chapter)

    Petridou, G. (2017). Contesting Religious and Medical Expertise in the Hieroi Logoi: The therapeutai of Pergamum as religious and medical entrepreneurs. In G. Petridou, J. Rupke, & R. Gordon (Eds.), Beyond Priesthood: Religious Entrepreneurs and Innovators in the Roman Empire (pp. 183-208). De Gruyter.

    Introduction (Journal article)

    Dix, J., Fisher, M., Levesque, H., & Sterling, L. (2004). Introduction. ANNALS OF MATHEMATICS AND ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE, 41(2-4), 131-133. doi:10.1023/B:AMAI.0000031230.18901.7b

    DOI: 10.1023/B:AMAI.0000031230.18901.7b

    Introduction (Chapter)

    Petridou, G., Gordon, R., & Rupke, J. (2017). Introduction. In Beyond Priesthood: Religious Entrepreneurs and Innovators in the Roman Empire (pp. 5-12). De Gruyter.

    Poésie pour l'esprit, rhétorique pour le corps: Remèdes littéraires et cautions épistolaires dans les Hieroi Logoi d’Aelius Aristide (Journal article)

    Petridou, G. (2017). Poésie pour l'esprit, rhétorique pour le corps: Remèdes littéraires et cautions épistolaires dans les Hieroi Logoi d’Aelius Aristide. Métis : História e Cultura.

    Religion of the Roman Empire (Edited special journal issue)

    Petridou, G. (Ed.) (2017). Religion of the Roman Empire (Vol. 3).

    2016

    Speaking Louder with the Eyes: Eye-shaped Ex-Votos in Context (Journal article)

    Petridou, G. (2016). Speaking Louder with the Eyes: Eye-shaped Ex-Votos in Context. Religion in the Roman Empire, 2(3), 372. doi:10.1628/219944616x14770583541562

    DOI: 10.1628/219944616x14770583541562

    Divine Epiphany in Greek Literature and Culture (Book)

    Petridou, G. (2016). Divine Epiphany in Greek Literature and Culture. Oxford University Press.

    Aelius Aristides as Informed Patient and Physician. (Journal article)

    Petridou, G. (2016). Aelius Aristides as Informed Patient and Physician.. Studies in ancient medicine, 45, 451-470. doi:10.1163/9789004305564_020

    DOI: 10.1163/9789004305564_020

    Introduction: Towards a History of the Ancient Patient's View. (Journal article)

    Petridou, G., & Thumiger, C. (2016). Introduction: Towards a History of the Ancient Patient's View.. Studies in ancient medicine, 45, 1-20.

    2015

    Homo Patiens - Approaches to the Patient in the Ancient World (Book)

    Petridou, G., & Thumiger, C. (2015). Homo Patiens - Approaches to the Patient in the Ancient World. Brill.

    Emplotting: the Divine Epiphanic Narratives as Means of Enhancing Agency (Journal article)

    Petridou, G. (2015). Emplotting: the Divine Epiphanic Narratives as Means of Enhancing Agency. Religion in the Roman Empire, 1(3), 321. doi:10.1628/219944615x14448150487274

    DOI: 10.1628/219944615x14448150487274

    2013

    ‘Blessed Is He, Who Has Seen’: The Power of Ritual Viewing and Ritual Framing in Eleusis (Journal article)

    Petridou, G. (2013). ‘Blessed Is He, Who Has Seen’: The Power of Ritual Viewing and Ritual Framing in Eleusis. Helios, 40(1-2), 309-341. doi:10.1353/hel.2013.0015

    DOI: 10.1353/hel.2013.0015

    2009

    Artemidi to ichnos: divine feet and hereditary priesthood in Pisidian Pogla (Journal article)

    Petridou, G. (2009). Artemidi to ichnos: divine feet and hereditary priesthood in Pisidian Pogla. Anatolian Studies, 59, 81-93. doi:10.1017/s0066154600000909

    DOI: 10.1017/s0066154600000909