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Kendall Sharp

Assistant Professor of Classics


B.A., Ph.D. Chicago.
Department of Classical Studies
Lawson Hall, Room 3226
The University of Western Ontario
London, Ontario Canada N6A 5B8
(519) 661-2111 ext. 84518
ksharp4@uwo.ca


Special Interests:

Greek and Latin language; archaic and classical Greek literature, especially Homer, Herodotus and Plato; ancient philosophy and history as literary genres; anthropology and the Classics; liberal education; writing pedagogy.

Current Teaching (2013-2014):

CS 2200: Classical Mythology MW (11:30-12:30pm)
CS2710B: Ancient Greek Science MW (2:30-3:30pm)
Classics 9000A: Core Course - Greek Literature W (2:30-5:30pm)
Greek 9902B: Plato & Aristophanes F (1:30-3:30pm)

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Workshop Presentations:

  • Platos Signifying Monkey: The Art of Audience Construction in the Apology of Socrates. Colloquium Series of the Committee on Social Thought, University of Chicago, Spring 2007.

  • Hidden Dialogue as a Plot Device: Socratic Discourse in Platos Alcibiades Major. Colloquium Series of the Committee on Social Thought, University of Chicago, Winter 2006.

  • The Composition of Wisdom: The Literary Representation of Socratic Discourse. Ancient Greek and Roman Philosophy Workshop, University of Chicago, Fall 2004.

  • Saving Face Socratically: Honor, Irony and Conversation in Platos Hippias Major. Colloquium Series of the Committee on Social Thought, University of Chicago, Spring 2004.

  • Problems of Platos Poetics: Double-Voiced Discourse in the Apology of Socrates. Ancient Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop, University of Chicago, Spring 2003.

  • Department of Classical Studies - The University of Western Ontario
    Lawson Hall Rm 3205
    London, Ontario, Canada, N6A 5B8
    Tel: 519.661.3045 Fax: 519-850-2388
    classics@uwo.ca

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