Peter Kruschwitz

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Peter Kruschwitz (born 1973) is Professor of Classics at the University of Reading and deputy head of the Classics Department there.

Research[edit]

Kruschwitz currently is one of the leading experts in Latin linguistics, Roman metre, Latin verse inscriptions (the so-called Carmina Latina Epigraphica), Roman comedy (most notably Plautus and Terence), and the wall inscriptions of Pompeii and Herculaneum.

Academic teaching and research history[edit]

  • Professor of Classics at the University of Reading (since 2011)
  • Reader in Classics at the University of Reading (2009–11)
  • Lecturer in Classics at the University of Reading (2007-9)
  • Visiting Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford (2007)
  • Emmy Noether Scholarship at the University of Oxford (2005-7)
  • Member of research staff of the Corpus Inscriptionum Latinarum (1997–2007)

Publications (selection)[edit]

  • Carmina Saturnia Epigraphica. Einleitung, Text und Kommentar zu den saturnischen Versinschriften. Steiner Verlag, Stuttgart 2002 (= PhD thesis, Freie Universität Berlin 1999).
  • Terenz. Olms-Verlag, Hildesheim 2004.
  • Römische Inschriften und Wackernagels Gesetz. Untersuchungen zur Syntax epigraphischer Texte aus republikanischer Zeit. Winter-Verlag, Heidelberg 2004.
  • Das vorklassische Lehrgedicht der Römer. Heidelberg 2005 (in collaboration with Matthias Schumacher).
  • Terentius Poeta. Beck, München 2007 (in collaboration with W.W. Ehlers and Fritz Felgentreu).
  • Die metrischen Inschriften der römischen Republik. W. de Gruyter, Berlin/New York 2007.

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