Jennifer Clare Woods

Associate Professor of Classical Studies

External Address: 
233C Allen Bldg, Durham, NC 27708
Internal Office Address: 
Box 90103, Durham, NC 27708-0103
Phone: 
(919) 684-6067
Office Hours: 
Tuesdays, 2:30-4:30 PM

Overview

Late and Medieval Latin Literature; early medieval homiletics, monastic culture; the history of the book; the Classical Tradition in literature, post-classical experiences of Rome and Italy, and the pre-modern in new media.

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., King's College 1997

  • M.A., King's College 1991

  • B.A., King's College 1990

Verrius, Festus and Paul: Lexicography, Scholarship and Society. Ed. F Glinister, JC Woods, J North, and M Crawford. 2007. (Edited Book)

Rice, L, and Woods, JC. Domenico Allegri, Music for an Academic Defense (Rome, 1617). Ed. A John. Madison, WI: A-R Editions, 2004.

Woods, JC, Woods, JC, and Woods, JC. "Inmaculata, Incorrupta, Intacta: Preaching Mary in the Carolingian Age“Inmaculata, Incorrupta, Intacta: Preaching Mary in the Carolingian Age”Letters from distant lands: Carolingian intellectuals and their network(s)." Sermo Doctorum. Compilers, Preachers and their Audiences in the Early Medieval West, Sermo 9. Ed. M Diesenberger, Y Hen, M Pollheimer, M Diesenberger, Y Hen, and M Pollheimer. Turnhout, Belgian: Brepols, 2013. 229-262.

Woods, JC. "A contribution to the King’s Library: Paul the Deacon’s epitome of Festus’ De verborum significatu." Verrius, Festus and Paul: Lexicography, Scholarship and Society. Ed. F Glinister, JC Woods, J North, and M Crawford. 2007. 222-276. (Chapter)

Woods, JC. "Six New Sermons by Hrabanus Maurus on the Virtues and Vices." in Revue Bénédictine 107 (1997): 280-306.

"Proceedings of Collection Canonum Hibernensis: Text and Context." Collection Canonum Hibernensis: Text and Context. 1999 - 1999. University College Dublin. 2000.