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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 Terence Irwin

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

Professor Catherine Morgan

Classical archaeology of the Mediterranean, the Adriatic and the Black Sea; Greek political organisation; Greek religion; island studies; Archaic poetry

Professor Simon Keay

The archaeology of ports, commerce, urbanism and cultural change in the early Roman Mediterranean, particularly Italy and Iberia; the application of non-destructive field -techniques to archaeological sites