Professor Alastair Blanshard

Paul Eliadis Chair & DirProgWestCiv

School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
a.blanshard@uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 69719

Overview

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, University of Cambridge
  • Master of Arts, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours), The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Arts, The University of Queensland

Publications

  • Blanshard, Alastair J. L. (2018). Athenian Prostitution, The Business of Sex. Classical Review, 68 (1) 141-142. doi:10.1017/S0009840X17002414

  • Blanshard, Alastair J. L. (2018). Afterlife (Modern Era). The Oxford Handbook of Demosthenes. (pp. 452-462) edited by Gunther Martin. Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/oxfordhb/9780198713852.013.32

  • Blanshard, Alastair J.L. (2018). Alexander as Glorious Failure: The Case of Robert Rossen’s Alexander the Great (1956). Brill's Companion to the Reception of Alexander the Great. (pp. 675-693) edited by K.R. Moore.Leiden, The Netherlands: Brill. doi:10.1163/9789004359932_028

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Supervision

  • Master Philosophy

  • Master Philosophy

  • Master Philosophy

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Publications

Book

Book Chapter

  • Blanshard, Alastair J. L. (2018). Afterlife (Modern Era). The Oxford Handbook of Demosthenes. (pp. 452-462) edited by Gunther Martin. Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/oxfordhb/9780198713852.013.32

  • Blanshard, Alastair J.L. (2018). Alexander as Glorious Failure: The Case of Robert Rossen’s Alexander the Great (1956). Brill's Companion to the Reception of Alexander the Great. (pp. 675-693) edited by K.R. Moore.Leiden, The Netherlands: Brill. doi:10.1163/9789004359932_028

  • Blanshard, Alastair J. L. (2018). Hercules: the mythopoetics of new heroism. Epic heroes on screen. (pp. 28-42) edited by Antony Augoustakis and Stacie Raucci.Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.

  • Blanshard, Alastair J.L. (2018). Jurors and serial killers: loneliness, deliberation, and community in Ancient Athens. How to do things with history: new approaches to Ancient Greece. (pp. 137-157) edited by .New York, NY, United States: Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/oso/9780190649890.003.0006

  • Blanshard, Alastair J. L. (2018). Mahaffy and Wilde: a study in provocation. Oscar Wilde and Classical Antiquity. (pp. 19-36) edited by Kathleen Riley, Alastair J. L. Blanshard and Iarla Manny.Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/oso/9780198789260.003.0002

  • Blanshard, Alastair J. L. (2017). High art and low art expectations: Ancient Greece in film and popular culture. A companion to Ancient Greece and Rome on screen. (pp. 429-447) edited by Arthur J. Pomeroy.Hoboken, NJ, United States: Wiley-Blackwell. doi:10.1002/9781118741382.ch19

  • Blanshard, Alastair (2015). Fantasy and the homosexual orgy: unearthing the sexual scripts of ancient Athens. Sex in Antiquity: exploring gender and sexuality in the Ancient World. (pp. 99-114) edited by Mark Masterson, Nancy Sorkin Rabinowitz and James Robson.Abingdon, Oxon, United Kingdom: Routledge.

  • Blanshard, Alastair J. L. (2015). Queer Desires and Classicizing Strategies of Resistance. Sex, Knowledge, and Receptions of the Past. (pp. 25-44) edited by Kate Fisher and Rebecca Langlands.Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199660513.003.0002

  • Blanshard, Alastair J. L. (2015). The erotic eye: cinema, classicism and the sexual subject. Ancient Rome and the construction of modern homosexual identities. (pp. 253-270) edited by Jennifer Ingleheart.Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199689729.003.0014

  • Blanshard, Alastair (2014). Antiquarium. A Study in Stone. (pp. 62-65) edited by Janette McWilliam.St. Lucia, QLD, Australia: RD Milns Antiquities Museum, The University of Queensland.

  • Blanshard, Alastair (2014). In focus: Edward Dodwell. A Study in Stone. (pp. 69-69) edited by Janette McWilliam.St. Lucia, QLD, Australia: RD Milns Antiquities Museum, The University of Queensland.

  • Blanshard, Alastair J. L. (2014). The early modern erotic imagination. A Companion to Greek and Roman Sexualities. (pp. 565-582) edited by Thomas K. Hubbard.Chichester, West Sussex, UK: Blackwell Publishing. doi:10.1002/9781118610657.ch34

  • Blanshard, Alastair J. L. (2014). The permeable spaces of the Athenian law-court. Space, place and landscape in ancient Greek literature and culture. (pp. 240-275) edited by Kate Gilhuly and Nancy Worman.New York, NY, United States: Cambridge University Press.

  • Blanshard, Alastair J. L. (2010). War in the law-court: some Athenian discussions. War, democracy and culture in classical Athens. (pp. 203-224) edited by David M. Pritchard.Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press.

Journal Article

Other Outputs

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Master Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Master Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Master Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Master Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Master Philosophy — Associate Advisor

Completed Supervision