Contract instructor (retired Associate Professor)
|Degrees:||BA (London); MA (McMaster); PhD (London)|
|Phone:||613-520-2600 x 2103|
|Office:||2A35 PA: Office hours: Wednesdays 2-2:30 and 4:30-5:00, Fridays 2-2:30|
Born and brought up in Wales; attended university in England (University College London) and Canada (McMaster); early in career taught at University of Krakow (Poland), University of London, St. Patrick’s College (University of Ottawa); full-time faculty member at Carleton from 1967 -2005; served as Chair of Classics Dept twice, also as Graduate and Undergraduate Supervisor of Classics and as Director of School of Languages, Literatures and Comparative Literary Studies; since retirement (2005) have taught as contract instructor.
- Latin literature in its historical context.
- the literary patronage of Messalla;
- concepts of truth and bias in ancient historiography;
- LATN 1005A Introduction to Latin I (F)
- LATN 1006A Introduction to Latin II (W)
Articles and papers on : Augustan poetry and the regime; Messalla; Tibullan Corpus; Lucretius; Tacitus. Publications in Phoenix , Classical Quarterly and Latomus.