Katharina Hillenbrand

Katharina Hillenbrand studied Classical Philology and German Studies at the Universities of Würzburg and Frankfurt. In 2014 she joined the Research Training Group “Early Concepts of Man and Nature” at the University of Mainz with a project on concepts of volcanic phenomena in Roman antiquity. Currently she is working at the department of Classical Philology at the University of Frankfurt. Her research interests lie in the fields of ancient meteorology, the literary formation of natural phenomena and Neronian literature. | Katharina Hillenbrand hat an den Universitäten Würzburg und Frankfurt Klassische Philologie und Germanistik studiert. Seit 2014 schreibt sie im Graduiertenkolleg „Frühe Konzepte von Mensch und Natur“ der Universität Mainz an ihrer Dissertation zu Konzepten von vulkanischen Phänomenen in der römischen Antike und ist mittlerweile am Institut für Klassische Philologie der Universität Frankfurt tätig.


Naturvorstellungen im Altertum

ed. Katharina Hillenbrand

This volume looks at the concepts of nature in texts as well as in archaeological remains of the Ancient Near Eastern and Greek cultures from the Archaic to the Hellenistic period. Contributions from the fields of archaeology and philology are juxtaposed for each time period in chronological order. READ MORE

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