Photo of Professor Rebecca Langlands

Professor Rebecca Langlands



Extension: 4393

Telephone: 01392 724393


Rebecca Langlands is Professor of Classics, with particular interests in Latin literature and Roman culture, ethics, the history of sexuality and Classical Reception. She is the author of Sexual Morality in Ancient Rome (CUP 2006), Sex, Knowledge and Receptions of the Past (OUP 2015), and Exemplary Ethics in Ancient Rome (CUP forthcoming).

She is the co-director with Prof. Kate Fisher (History) of the research project Sexual Knowledge, Sexual History, of the Sexual Knowledge Unit (with Jana Funke, Jen Grove and Kate Fisher), and also of the award-winning Sex and History project, which works with museums, schools, charities and young people to promote empowering discussion of contemporary sexual issues.