In Memoriam: Dr. Karl Maurer
Associate Professor of Classics
M.A. & Ph.D. in Classical Studies, University of Pennsylvania.
A.B. in Classics, Dartmouth College.
Studied Literae Humaniores at Oriel College, Oxford (Reynolds Fellowship).
University of Dallas (1998 to 2015): Assistant, then Associate Professor of Classics.
University of Pennsylvania (1988-1998): T.A., Instructor, Lecturer, in Classical Studies.
Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata, Argentina (1985):
Instructor of English: Graduate Seminar in W. H. Auden.
English Institute, Mar del Plata, Argentina (1985): Seminar in Robert Frost.
Interpolation in Thucydides , Leiden: E.J. Brill (Mnemosyne Supplement 150), 1995.
Reviews of book (the links to Dover and Wilson require access to jstor): K.J. Dover,
Journal of Hellenic Studies 117 (1997) 218-219;
Simon Hornblower, Bryn Mawr Classical Review 7.1 (1996) 56-58 (online 95.12.11);
Alexander Kleinlogel in Gnomon 70 (2000) 481-492;
Pascal Payen in Revue de philologie 69 (1995) 344-346;
Renzo Tosi, Athenaeum 85 (1997) 664-668;
N.G. Wilson, Classical Review 111 (1997) 267-270.
"Greek and Roman Lyric", in The Prospect of Lyric, ed. Bainard and Louise Cowan, Dallas
Institute of Humanities and Culture Press (2010).
"Notiora Fallaciora. Exact Non-Allusive Echoes in Latin Verse" in Carl Deroux (ed.),
Studies in Latin Literature and Roman History: Tome XI, Collection Latomus 272 (Brussells,
"Thucydides 7.63.3 on the Sailors 'Considered Athenian'", in Oikistes: Studies in
Constitutions, Colonies, and Military Power in the Ancient World. Offered in Honor
of A. J. Graham, ed. Vanessa Gorman and Eric Robinson (Leiden: E. J. Brill, 2002)
"Thucydides, Lorenzo Valla and Vat. lat. 1801," Latomus 58 (1999) 885-889 (on the
MS tradition of Valla's Latin translation of Thucydides).
"Gallus' Parthian Bow," Latomus 57 (Juillet-Septembre 1998) 578-588 (on Vergil and
Parthia; on Vergil's self-repetitions).
"Notes on Carlos German Belli," Plaza: Revista de Literatura 12 (Spring 1987) 39-46
(On the neoclassicism of a contemporary Peruvian poet).
Works in Progress
Verse translation of Vergil's Georgics with glossary & notes.
Index of Pindaric Images
Verse translations from Jacob Balde with notes
Edition of Lorenzo Valla's Latin translation of Thucydides .