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Professor Donald Russell FBA

Appointments

Current post

  • Professor Emeritus of Classical Literature, University of Oxford

Past Appointments

  • Fellow and Tutor, St John's College University of Oxford, 1948 - 1985
  • Professor of Classical Literature, University of Oxford, 1985 - 1988
  • Professor Emeritus of Classical Literature, University of Oxford, University of Oxford, 1985

Publications

Greek declamation (1983)

Plutarch (1972)

Longinus on the sublime (1964)

Other Classical Antiquity Fellows

Professor Christopher Pelling

Greek and Latin historiography and biography, especially the literary criticism of prose texts, in particular Herodotus, Thucydides, Plutarch, and Tacitus

Professor Michael Silk

Ancient Greek poetry and drama; the classical tradition, especially in English poetry and German thought; Nietzsche; poetics and poetic language; theories of literature

Professor Terence Irwin

Ancient Philosophy, especially Plato, Aristotle, Stoicism. Kant. Moral philosophy, especially its history