Peter Anderson

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Associate Professor and Chair
Graduate Faculty Member

267 Lake Huron Hall

Martial, Senecan Stoicism, Latin Imperial Period Prose Literature, Latin Pedagogies and Cognitive Aspects of SL Acquisition

BA, MA  University of Ottawa/Université d'Ottawa 
PhD (Greek & Latin Philology) University of Cincinnati

  • GVSU Pew Teaching Excellence Award, 2008
  • Margo Tytus Visiting Fellow, University of Cincinnati, 2009
  • APA Collegiate Teaching Award, 2010
  • Faculty of Distinction Award, GVSU Circle of Omicron Delta Kappa National Leadership Honor Society (ODK), 2011-12
  • Deputy Chief Examiner, DP Classical Languages, International Baccalaureate Organization


Reading Martial. Cambridge University Press. (under contract)

Catullus Selections in Latin Lyric and Elegiac Poetry: An Anthology of New Translations, 2nd edition. Diane J. Rayor and William Batstone, EdD. Routledge


Seneca: Selected Dialogues and Consolations. Hackett Publishing, Indianapolis (forthcoming, March 2015)

"De Providentia" in Introductory Readings in Ancient Greek and Roman Philosophy, 2nd edition. edited by C.D.C. Reeve and Patrick Lee Miller (forthcoming 2015)

“Heracles' Choice: Thoughts on the virtues of print and digital commentary.” in Classical Commentaries: Explorations in a scholarly genre. C.S. Kraus and C.A. Stray, EdD. Oxford University Press (forthcoming 2015)

Prokope: Digital Commentary Project (a TEI xml text & commentary of Martial’s Epigrams Book 10)

(2011) “Form-focused Teaching for the Intermediate Latin Student” Teaching Classical Languages 2.1 (with student Mark Beckwith)

(2011) “Absit Malignus Interpres: Martial's Preface to Book One of the Epigrams and the Construction of Audience Response to Epigram." in Emotion, Gender, and Genre in Antiquity, D. Munteanu, ed. London: Duckworth

(2010) review of William Fitzgerald Martial: The World of Epigram. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2007. Classical Journal 105.3

(2007) review of Rosario Moreno Soldevila, Juan Fernández Valverde, Enrique Montero Cartelle, Marco Valerio Marcial. Epigramas. Volumen II (Libros 8-14). Madrid: Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, 2005. Bryn Mawr Classical Review 2007.07.31

(2006) review of Gretchen Reydams-Schils The Roman Stoics: Self, Responsibility, and Affection. The Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2005. in Classical Bulletin 82.2, 280-282.

(2006) "Martial 1.29: Appearance and Authorship" Rheinisches Museum für Philologie 149.1: 119-122

(2005)  "A Verse-scrap on a kylix by Epiktetos", TAPA 135.2:267-277

(2004) "Next Year?: Evaluating a Model for Second Year Latin", CJ 99.4:433-438. Re-published in the inaugural volume of CPL Forum Online 1.1


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