Affiliation: Brock University
Katharine T. von Stackelberg is Associate Professor in the Department of Classics at Brock University where she works on the perception and use of the ancient environment as cultural space. She earned her PhD at Trinity College, Dublin and was a Garden and Landscape Fellow at Dumbarton Oaks, Washington, D.C. (2004/2005). She is the author of The Roman Garden: Space, Sense and Society (Routledge 2009) and her most recent work is “Garden Hybrids: Hermaphrodite Images and Gendered Space in the Roman House”, Classical Antiquity 33 (2014). Her current project focuses on the reception of Greco-Roman villa gardens in Europe and America, funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada. She is a 2014/2105 AIA Wilhelmina Jashemski Lecturer.