Professor Fiona Macintosh

BA (Hons), MA Leeds, Ph.D (London), FSA

Teaching and Research

Fellow in Classics, St Hilda's College
Professor of Classical Reception, Faculty of Classics

Professor Fiona Macintosh is Director of the Archive of Performances of Greek and Roman Drama (APGRD) in the Classics Faculty, Professor of Classical Reception, and Supernumerary Fellow of St Hilda's. Before coming to Oxford in 2000, she was Lecturer in English at Goldsmiths’ College, University of London.



Professor Macintosh's publications include:

Authored Books

1994: Dying Acts: Death in Ancient Greek and Modern Irish Tragic Drama (Cork University Press)

2005: Greek Tragedy and the British Theatre 1660-1914, co-authored with Edith Hall (Oxford University Press). Runner-up for the Criticos Prize 2006 and the Theatre Book Prize 2006; and shortlisted for the Runciman Prize 2007

2009: Sophocles' Oedipus Tyrannus (Cambridge University Press)

2016: Medea, a performance history, co-curated with Claire Kenward and Tom Wrobel  (interactive/multimedia ebook – freely available on iTunes/ebook)

2018: Agamemnon, a performance history, co-curated with Claire Kenward (interactive/multimedia ebook – freely available on iTunes/ebook)

2019: Telling Tales or performing epic now, co-authored with Justine McConnell

Edited Books:

2000: L. Hardwick, P. Easterling, S. Ireland, N. Lowe, F. Macintosh (eds), Theatre: Ancient and Modern (Open University)

2000: E. Hall, F. Macintosh & O. Taplin (eds), Medea in Performance 1500-2000 (Legenda)

2004: E. Hall, F. Macintosh and A. Wrigley (eds), Dionysus since 69: Greek Tragedy at the Dawn of the Millennium (Oxford University Press)

2005: F. Macintosh, P. Michelakis, E. Hall and O. Taplin (eds), Agamemnon in Performance: 458BC-2002AD (Oxford University Press)

2010: F. Macintosh (ed.), The Ancient Dancer in the Modern World (Oxford University Press)

2013: J. Billings, F. Budelmann and F. Macintosh (eds), Choruses, Ancient and Modern (Oxford University Press)

2015: K. Bosher, F. Macintosh, J. McConnell and P. Rankine (eds), The Oxford Handbook of Greek Drama in the Americas (Oxford University Press)

2018: F. Macintosh, J. McConnell, S. Harrison and C. Kenward (eds), Epic Performances from the middle ages into the twenty-first century (Oxford University Press)

2019 (forthcoming): S. Harrison, F. Macintosh and H. Eastman (eds), Heaney and the Classics: Bann Valley Muses (Oxford University Press)