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Dr Alison Rosenblitt


Member, Faculty of Classics
Senior College Lecturer in Ancient History and Director of Studies in Classics, Regent's Park College


Regent's Park
38, St Giles'


Dr Alison Rosenblitt

Research Keywords:

Roman oratory and political history; Latin historiography, classical reception, Anglo-American modernism

Research Interests:

Sallust, late Roman Republican history and oratory, classical reception (especially E.E. Cummings).

Full Publications:

Click here for a downloadable pdf of full publications:  A-Rosenblitt-Publications-March-2017.pdf

Selected Publications:

'Hostile Politics: Sallust and the rhetoric of popular champions in the late republic', American Journal of Philology, Vol: 137, (2016).

E.E. Cummings' Modernism and the Classics: Each Imperishable Stanza, (OUP: Classical Presences, 2016).

'The Turning Tide: the politics of the year 79 B.C.E.', Transactions of the American Philological Association, Vol: 144, (2014).

'Pretentious Scansion, Fascist Aesthetics, and a Father-Complex for Joyce: E.E. Cummings on Sapphics and Ezra Pound', Cambridge Classical Journal, Vol: 59, (2013).

'Sallust's Historiae and the voice of Sallust's Lepidus', Arethusa, Vol: 46, (2013).

'Rome and North Korea: totalitarian questions', Greece & Rome, Vol: 59, (2012).

'The ''devotio'' of Sallust's Cotta', American Journal of Philology, Vol: 132, (2011).