Shushma Malik will be coming to Roehampton in January 2018 from the University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia, as Lecturer in Classics. Her research interests include the role of Roman emperors in the classical tradition, Roman religions, and imperial historiography. In particular, she has worked extensively on the Emperor Nero’s portrayal in Christian history as the Antichrist, and has published on portrayals of Roman emperors in the works and letters of Oscar Wilde. She is also co-author of a series for the online media outlet The Conversation, entitled ‘Mythbusting Ancient Rome’, and has twice appeared on the Australian Broadcasting Corporation’s national radio programme Conversations with Richard Fidler.
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