Current Member

Hartwin Brandt

Funding provided by the Herodotus Fund
Affiliation
Historical Studies
Field of Study
Ancient History
Home Institution
Otto-Friedrich-Universität Bamberg

Hartwin Brandt is working on life, death, and emotions in literature and inscriptions of the Roman Empire. He intends to analyze how and with which emotional codes concepts of life’s journeys, records of life, exemplary lives, and successful lives were memorialized, communicated, and perceived. His project will consider inscriptions, historiographical and medical texts, letters and orations.

Dates at IAS
Member
  • Historical Studies
9/20174/2018
Visitor
  • Historical Studies
5/20159/2015
Degrees
Eberhard-Karls-University of Tuebingen, Germany Habilitation, 1991
Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel, Germany Ph.D., 1986
Honors
Gerda Henkel-Brown Fellow , Brown University, Providence RI, U.S., 2006
German Archaeological Institute, Corresponding Member, 2007
Max-Planck-Network Research of Aging (MaxNetAging), Senior Fellow, 2007
Appointments
Otto-Friedrich-University of Bamberg, Germany 2002– Chair of Classics and Ancient History
Technische Universität Chemnitz, Germany 1993–2002 Professor of Classics and Ancient History
Eberhard, Germany-Karls-University of Tuebingen 1987–1993 Assistant Professor