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Masters

A list of the current master's students and their projects:


C Bhugwanth

Thesis Title/Area: Carthage in Roman Literature

Supervisors: Dr A de Villiers and Dr J Nitschke

 

D Burger

Thesis Title/Area: The motif of the lotus flower in New Kingdom Egypt (provisional)

Supervisor: Prof I Cornelius

 

J Cilliers

Thesis Title: Pergamum revisited: re-evaluating the Baroque idiom in Hellenistic art and its connection with Athens  

Supervisor: Dr S Masters

 

J du Preez

Thesis Title: The portrayal of the rape of Cassandra in Attic vase-painting 575-375 BCE

Supervisor: Dr S Masters

 

N Essop

Thesis Title/Area: Seaford's view of the Dionysus cult reflected in Euripides' Bacchae

Supervisor: Prof P Bosman

 

R Etsebeth

Thesis Title: The semantic potential of the lexeme qōl: A cognitive semantics approach

Supervisor: Prof CHJ van der Merwe

 

A Fritz

Thesis Title: Images Words Magic: A case study of imagery and inscriptions and the purpose/use of amulets from Mesopotamia and Egypt

Supervisor: Prof I Cornelius

 

I Hornea

Thesis Area: Hebrew grammar

Supervisor: Dr A Andrason

 

M Joubert

Thesis Area: Hebrew grammar

Supervisor: Dr A Andrason

 

KA Kara

Thesis Title: Semen est sanguis Christianorum: Early Christian martyr literature of the first three centuries CE

Supervisor: Prof A Kotzé

 

JA Messara

Thesis Title: The Biblical Hebrew particle weʿattah revisted

Supervisor: Prof CHJ van der Merwe

 

IS Nzungu

Thesis Title: Impregnable – an analysis of rhetorical performances of standard hegemonic masculinity exemplified through female objectification in Amores 2.12, 2.13, 2.14

Supervisor: Dr A de Villiers

 

C van der Merwe

Thesis Title: Reading Ovid in the #MeToo era: A feminist reception of rape scenes in the Metamorphoses

Supervisor: Dr A de Villiers