Gaisford Lecture

Title: “The Tattoo Elegy: visualising the violent fantasies of a Hellenistic poet"

Speaker: Évelyne Prioux 

Évelyne Prioux is a Scientific Researcher at the Centre national de la recherche scientifique (Paris). Her scholarship focuses on Hellenistic literature, and on the relationship between art criticism and literary criticism. She is the author or co-author of four monographs: Regards alexandrins (2007), Petits musées en vers (2008), Voir les mythes (together with Pascale Linant de Bellefonds, 2017), Rubens (together with Marianne Cojannot-Le Blanc, 2018).