Associate Professor John Whitehorne

Honorary Research Assoc Professor

School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
j.whitehorne@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 53051

Overview

Associate Professor Whitehorne’s research interests include Greek papyrology and the history and society of Greco-Roman Egypt, ancient Greek comedy, and ancient biography.

Associate Professor Whitehorne holds a BA (Lond), an MA (Br. Col), and a PhD (Lond). He is currently a Reader in Classics and Ancient History and Head of Classics.

He teaches in the areas of History of ancient Egypt, Greek and Latin Literature and drama in translation, and the ancient Greek and Latin languages. His current research involves working with colleagues from Florence and Vienna on editions of Greek papyri in the Czech National Library, Prague.

Associate Professor Whitehorns is secretary of the Australasian Universities Language and Literature Association (AULLA), and is a member of the editorial committee, Bulletin of the American Society of Papyrologists.

Qualifications

  • Fellow of Academy of Humanities
  • BA Hons (Classics), University of London
  • MA (Classics), The University of British Columbia
  • PhD (Greek), University of London

Publications

  • Whitehorne, John (2012). An anti-hero's heroes: Archilochus between Odysseus and Telephus (P.OXY. LXIX 4708). In Paul Schubert (Ed.), Actes du 26e Congrès international de papyrologie. Genève 16-21 août 2010 (pp. 823-826) Geneva, Switzerland: Librairie Droz.

  • Whitehorne, John (2012). Greetings. In Diletta Minutoli (Ed.), Inediti offerti a Rosario Pintaudi per il suo 65o. compleanno : (P. Pintaudi) (pp. 237-239) Firenze, Italy: Gonnelli.

  • Whitehorne, John (2011). Fragments 208-223. In Rosario Pintaudi and Dominic Rathbone (Ed.), Papyri Graecae Wessely Pragenses (PPrag. III) (pp. 14-39) Florence, Italy: Edizioni Gonnelli.

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Grants

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Publications

Book

Book Chapter

  • Whitehorne, John (2012). An anti-hero's heroes: Archilochus between Odysseus and Telephus (P.OXY. LXIX 4708). In Paul Schubert (Ed.), Actes du 26e Congrès international de papyrologie. Genève 16-21 août 2010 (pp. 823-826) Geneva, Switzerland: Librairie Droz.

  • Whitehorne, John (2012). Greetings. In Diletta Minutoli (Ed.), Inediti offerti a Rosario Pintaudi per il suo 65o. compleanno : (P. Pintaudi) (pp. 237-239) Firenze, Italy: Gonnelli.

  • Whitehorne, John (2011). Fragments 208-223. In Rosario Pintaudi and Dominic Rathbone (Ed.), Papyri Graecae Wessely Pragenses (PPrag. III) (pp. 14-39) Florence, Italy: Edizioni Gonnelli.

  • Whitehorne, J. (2009). Application to acting strategus. In N. Gonis, D. Obbink and P. J. Parsons (Ed.), The Oxyrhynchus Papyri (pp. 151-154) London , U. K.: The Egypt Exploration Society.

  • Whitehorne, J. (2009). Petition to strategus regarding extortion. In N. Gonis, D. Obbink and P. J. Parsons (Ed.), The Oxyrhynchus Papyri (pp. 151-154) London , United Kingdom: The Egypt Exploration Society.

  • Whitehorne, J. (2007). List of Money Payments. In Sirks, A. J. B. and Worp, K. A. (Ed.), Papyri in Memory of P. J. Sijpestiejn (P. Sijp.) (pp. 189-192) Chippenham, USA: American Society of Papyrologists.

  • Whitehorne, John E. G. (2001). Becoming an Alexandrian citizen. In Comunicazioni (pp. 25-34) Florence, Italy: Universita degli Studi di Firenze, Istituto Papirologico "Girolamo Vitelli".

  • Whitehorne, J.E.G. (2001). Private Letter. In T. Gagos and R. S. Bagnall (Ed.), Essays and Texts in Honor of J. David Thomas 1 ed. (pp. 149-151) Exeter: American Society of Papyrologists.

  • Whitehorne, J. E. G. (2000). Application for the Alexandrian ephebate. In H. Melaerts (Ed.), Papyri in Honorem Johannis Bingen Octogenarii (pp. 285-287) Leuven: U. Peeters.

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Whitehorne, J. E.G. (2007). Private Letter about Criminals in the Desert. In: Palme, B., Akten des 23 Internationalen Papyrdogen-Kongresses. 23. International Papyrologen Kongresses, Vienna, (739-742). 22-28 July 2001.

  • Whitehorne, J.E.G. (2002). De Lingua Latina in Terra Reginae, Australia, Docenda. In: Bruno Luiselli and Erkki Palmen and Tuomo Pekkanen, Acta Selecta Noni Conventus Academiae Latinitati Fovendae. Nonus Conventry Internationalie Academiae Latinitati Fovendae, Jyvaskyla, Finland, (245-248). 6-12 August 1997.

  • Whitehorne, John E.G. (2001). Cleopatra's carpet. In: Isabella Andorlini; et al, Atti del XXII Congresso Internazionale di Papirologia. Atti del XXII Congresso Internazionale di Papirologia, Florence, Italy, (). 23-29 August1998.

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Completed Supervision