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Participants: Stephen Halliwell

Stephen Halliwell

Stephen Halliwell is Professor of Greek at the University of St Andrews.  His most recent publications are Greek Laughter: a Study of Cultural Psychology from Homer to Early Christianity (2008), which was awarded the Criticos Prize, and Between Ecstasy and Truth: Values and Problems in Greek Conceptions of Poetry (forthcoming from OUP).  In addition to previous posts at Oxford, London, Cambridge and Birmingham, he has held a number of visiting professorships including Hooker Distinguished Visiting Professor, McMaster University (2009) and Chaire Cardinal Mercier, Catholic University of Louvain (2010).

StAnza 2010 Events:

Sat 20 March | Poetry Breakfast
Rebecca Seiferle, Tiffany Atkinson, Paula Jennings & Stephen Halliwell discuss Myth & Legend in poetry.
The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street – Studio Theatre

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