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Dr Dirk Obbink
MA status Oxf, PhD Stanford, Student of Christ Church


Director, Imaging Papyri
Associate Professor in Papyrology and Greek Literature, Faculty of Classics
General Editor, Oxyrhynchus Papyri


Christ Church

Tel No: (01865) 276212

Dr Dirk Obbink

Research Keywords:

Greek Literature, Papyrology

Selected Publications:

Philodemus On Piety Part 2: Critical Text and Commentary, Obbink D (ed.), (Oxford University Press 2012).

The Getty Hexameters: Poetry, Magic and Mystery in Ancient Selinous, Obbink D, Farone CA (eds.), Co-author: Farone CA, (Oxford University Press 2012).

Culture in Pieces: Essays on Ancient Texts in Honour of Peter Parsons, Co-author: Rutherford R, (Oxford University Press 2011).

Dionysos in and out of the Papyri, in A Different God?, Schlesier R (ed.), (De Gruyter 2011), 281-298.

Recent Discoveries from Oxyrhynchus, in Egyptian Archaeology, Wendrich W (ed.), (Wiley-Blackwell 2011), 18-20.

The language of the papyri, Co-author: Evans TV, (Oxford University Press, USA 2010).

P. Artemidorus: The Artefact, in Images and texts on the 'Artemidorus Papyrus', Brodersen K, Elsner J (eds.), (Franz Steiner Verlag Wiesbaden gmbh 2009), 11-17.

The Oxyrhynchus Papyri Volume LXXIII, Co-author: Gonis N, Parsons P, (The Egypt Exploration Society 2009).

The Oxyrhynchus Papyri volume LXXVI, Co-author: Gonis N, Parsons P, (The Eygypt Exploration Society 2009).

El rastro libresco del orfismo: Huellas en los papiros, in Orfeo y la tradición órfica, Pajares AB, Casadesús F (eds.), (2008), 1443-1452.

Matrices of Genre. Authors, Canons and Society, Co-author: M. Depew, (Cambridge Mass 2000).

'Anoubion, Elegiacs' in The Oxyrhynchus Papyri Vol. 66 ed. N. Gonis and others, nos. 4503-7, (Egypt Exploration Society, London 1999), 67-109.

Philodemus on Piety Part I: Critical Text with Commentary, (Oxford 1996).

'A Quotation of the Derveni Papyrus in Philodemus' On Piety', (Cronache Ercolanesi 1994), 111-35.