Judith PerkinsProfessor of Classics and Humanities (Emerita)
Saint Joseph College, Connecticut

Judith Perkins is professor of Classics and Humanities (Emerita) at Saint Joseph College, Connecticut. Her research focuses on the social and cultural dynamics of early Christian representation in its historical matrix. She is the author of several books including The Suffering Self (Routledge 1995) and Roman Imperial Identities in the Early Christian Era (Routledge, 2008).

Select Publications

  • The Ancient Novel and Early Christian and Jewish Narrative: Fictional Intersections (Barkhuis, 2013)
  • Roman Literature, Gender and Reception (Routledge, 2013)
  • Roman Imperial Identities in the Early Christian Era (Routledge, 2008)
  • Ancient Fiction and Early Christian Narrative (Society of Biblical Literature, 1998)
  • The Suffering Self: Pain and Narrative Representation in the Early Christian Era (Routledge 1995)