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Julia Hillner

Dr Julia Hillner explores unusual crimes and punishments in the Roman world

Dr Julia Hillner is interviewed by Dr Richard Flower at the University of Exeter. Watch the full discussion about cruel and unusual punishments, inequality before the law and why the Romans did (and didn’t) put people in prison.

Watch the full interview:
https://soundcloud.com/university-of-exeter/dr-julia-hillner-on-crime-and-punishment

Julia’s new book: Prison, Punishment and Penance in Late Antiquity (Cambridge University Press, 2015)  is available here:
http://www.cambridge.org/gb/academic/subjects/classical-studies/ancient-history/prison-punishment-and-penance-late-antiquity?format=HB#contentsTabAnchor