Martina Vercesi

PhD Candidate 

Hometown
Busto Arsizio, Italy

Education
BA, Classics, Università degli Studi di Milano
MA, Classical Philology, Università degli Studi di Milano

Research Interests
Under the supervision of Professor Mark Elliot, Martina studies  the exegesis of Revelation 19-21 by Christian communities of Roman African from the 2nd to the 5th century with the aim of analyzing the reception and the development of the theme of eschatology.
Both her bachelor’s and master’s thesis concern the the Synoptic Gospels. She dealt with questions of textual criticism but became principally concentrated on the interpretations and the theological implications of the texts by the first Christian communities. 

Contact Information
mv44@st-andrews.ac.uk