Cassandra Casias
Assistant Research Professor of Classical Studies

Roman history; families, slavery, and sexuality in the ancient Mediterranean; late antiquity; early Christian bishops and their congregations; Roman Africa; ancient medicine; Roman law.

Current Research Interests

Power struggle between bishops and holy women in late antiquity
Slavery, particularly enslaved wet-nurses  in Roman Africa
Radegund and the foundation of her convent in sixth-century Gaul

Office Hours

Allen 233D or online by appointment

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Contact Information

  • 233D Allen Building, Box 90103, Durham, NC 27708
  • 421 Campus Drive, Allen 233, Duke Box # 90103, Durham, NC 27708-0103

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