Marijn (Margrete Sija) Visscher

Position

Associate Professor

Belonging

Department of Archaeology, History, Cultural Studies and Religion

Teaching

Course responsible:

Other course involvement:

  • HIS100
  • HIS250 Bachelor thesis supervision 
Publications

See a complete overview of publications in Cristin.

Visscher, M.S. (2020) Beyond Alexandria: Literature and Empire in the Seleucid Empire, Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Visscher, M.S. (2019)a. Royal Presence in the Astronomical Diaries. In J.H. Haubold, J.M Steele & K. Stevens (eds.), Keeping watch in Babylon: the astronomical diaries in context (pp. 237-268). Leiden: Brill Publishers.

Visscher, M.S. (2019)b. Poets and Politics: Antiochos the Great, Hegesianax and the War with Rome. In A. Coşkun & D. Engels (eds.), Rome and the Seleukid East. Selected Papers from Seleukid Study Day V (pp. 61-85). Brussels: Latomus.

Visscher, M.S. (2018) “Review: The Legend of Seleucus: Kingship, Narrative and Mythmaking in the Ancient World, by Daniel Ogden”, Bryn Mawr Classical Review 2018.04.07.

Visscher, M.S. (2017). Imperial Asia: Past and Present in Callimachus’ Lock of Berenice. In M.A. Harder, R.F. Regtuit & G.C. Wakker (eds.), Past and Present in Hellenistic Poetry (Hellenistica Groningana 21, pp. 211-232). Leuven: Peeters.

Visscher, M.S. (Marijn) (2015) “Review: The Land of the Elephant Kings: Space, Territory, and Ideology in the Seleucid Empire, by Paul J. Kosmin”, Near Eastern Archaeology 78.4, 316-317.

Visscher, Marijn (2011) “‘The past perfect and the present tense’: A comparison between three treatises on the ethics of historical practise”, Синтезис, 63-81.

Projects