Program in Comparative Literature

Xinyao Xiao



British and Italian Renaissance; classical reception in late medieval and early modern Europe; reception of Roman literature in China; translation.


Publications: “Oxymoronic Ethos: the Rhetoric of Honor and Its Performance in Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar,” Philological Quarterly, 97.3 (2018): 263-285.

“Teaching Ovid’s Ars Amatoria in the Medieval Classroom,” The World Historical Review, 2.2 (2017): 305-317. (In Chinese)

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