Dan Anca Cristina
Ancient geography and its reception

, by Marc-Antoine Rey

Research interests

  • Ancient geography and its reception : history of space representations in the ancient world and of their Medieval and Modern receptions.
  • Hellenic identities : study of ethnic identities, linked with the Hellenic culture, from Ancient to Modern times, through their relationship with the geographic environment, their memory and history, their contacts with the “Other”, their emic and etic representations.
  • Pontus and Asia Minor : history and archaeology of the Black Sea and Northern Anatolian regions.

*Ongoing collective projects

*Previous projects

  • ENS / Ministère de l’Enseignement : Les Humanités dans le texte / Odysseum : ARCHAI : À la Recherche des Anciennes Identités. Pourquoi a-t-on oublié et redécouvert Troie ?
  • TOPOI II Excellence Cluster (2012-2017)
  • CNRS : Legecartas (2017-2019)

Archaeological excavations
Since 2017 : Policoro, Italy (dir. Stéphane Verger)
Since 2015 : Enez/Ainos, Turquie (dir. Saït Başaran)
Since 2013 : Taman, Russie (dir. Udo Schlotzhauer, Denis Zhuravlev)

Career

  • 2012-present : CNRS, AOrOc-UMR 8546 Paris, ENS : Assistant Research Professor.
  • 2013-present : Deutsches Archäologisches Institut (DAI) Cluster 6 : Connecting cultures : external collaborator
  • 2020 : Katholische Universität Eichstätt-Ingolstadt : guest professor (1 month)
  • 2019 : DAAD-Universität zu Köln : fellow (2 months)
  • 2011-2017 : TOPOI Excellence Cluster, DAI Berlin, Freie Universität : junior & senior fellow (22 months).
  • 2015 : Fudan University, Shanghai : guest professor (2 weeks).
  • 2012-2013 : Harvard University, Center for Hellenic Studies : fellow (1 month).
  • 2003-2008, 2010-2011 Teaching fellow in Classics and Ancient History at the Universities of Reims, Paris IV-Sorbonne, Paris XII-Val de Marne.
  • 2009-2010 Postdoctoral Onassis Fellow at the National Research Foundation, Athens.
  • 2009 PhD in Hellenic Studies at the University of Reims.
  • 2003 Master in Latin Studies and Magisterium of Classical Antiquity at the University of Paris IV-Sorbonne.
  • 2001-2004 International Student at École Normale Supérieure, Paris.
  • 1998-2001 Studies of Classics, Ancient History and Archaeology at the University of Bucharest.