Team

Here we would like to introduce you to our team:

Tom Britton is a PhD student working on Festival Networks and Empire Formation. He has previously obtained an MA in Greek History from the University of Oxford.

Robin van Vliet is a PhD student working on Rome-oriented cults and festivals in the Greek world. She has obtained an MA in Ancient History from Utrecht University.  

Adam Wiznura is a PhD student working on Festival Networks and Regional Identities, specifically with regards to Thessaly, Greece. He has obtained an MA in Classical Archaeology from the University of Alberta.

Dr. Christina Williamson is co-director and supervisor of the project from her expertise on festivals, sanctuaries, and network theory, and is working on Festival Sites and multi-vocal Place-making processes. She is Senior Lecturer in Ancient History at the University of Groningen. For more information on her personal project see her website: https://deepmappingsanctuaries.wordpress.com/

Prof Dr Onno van Nijf, is PI and co-director and supervisor of the project from his expertise on sport, athletics, and festival culture. He is chair of the Ancient History section in Groningen.