School of Religion, Philosophy & Classics

Elke Steinmeyer

Elke Steinmeyer

Senior Lecturer

Discipline Classics (Durban)


Contact Number 031-260-1306

Campus Howard College Campus

Office Address G017 – MTB

External Research Profile

Degrees Held

  • PhD

Selected Publications

  • “The Bold and the Beautiful” in ancient Athens? The Atreides and “Family”. Acta Patristica and Byzantina 21, 2010, 194-206.
  • Blessed or bloody? Antigone in Sylvain Bemba’s “Noces Posthumes de Santigone”. French Studies in Southern Africa 40, 2010, 121-141.
  • Post-Traumatic and Post-Modern: A South African

Research Interests

  • Reception Studies; Greek Tragedy; Greek and Roman Poetry (including Roman Tragedy)