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Caitlin Gillespie
Assistant Professor, Brandeis University

Caitlin C Gillespie is an assistant professor of classical studies at Brandeis University in Massachusetts. Her latest book is Boudica: Warrior Woman of Roman Britain (2018). 

Written by Caitlin Gillespie

Boudica the warrior queen

How a widowed queen became a rebel warrior, defying Roman patriarchy, and leading her people to glory even in defeat

Caitlin C Gillespie