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Dr Barnaby Taylor
MA MSt DPhil Oxf

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Associate Professor of Classical languages and literature, Faculty of Classics
Fellow and tutor, Exeter College

Address:

Exeter College
Oxford
OX1 3DP

Email: barnaby.taylor@exeter.ox.ac.uk

Dr Barnaby Taylor
Link1: http://users.ox.ac.uk/~shug2167/

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I teach all aspects of Latin language and literature, and some Greek. I have carried out research into the language, style, and literary form of Latin philosophical texts. I am also interested in the early history of Roman linguistic thought, and in Latin clichés.

Research Keywords:

Latin literature, Latin style, Epicureanism, ancient grammar

Selected Publications:

'Definition and ordinary language in Cicero, De Finibus 2', Classical Philology, Vol: 111.1, (2016), 54-73.

'Rationalism and the Theatre in Lucretius', Classical Quarterly, Vol: 66.1, (2016), 140-54.

'Diogenes of Oinoanda on the meaning of 'pleasure' ('NF 192)', ZPE, Vol: 191, (2014), 84-89.