Peter H. Burian

Peter H. Burian

Professor Emeritus of Classical Studies

(919) 684-2005

Greek literature, particularly drama; theory and practice of literary translation; reception of Greco-Roman antiquity in later thought and arts

Education & Training:

  • Ph.D., Princeton University 1971

  • M.S., Princeton University 1968

  • B.A., University of Michigan at Ann Arbor 1964

Burian, P. H. “Euripides, Supplices 694 ff.” The Classical Review, vol. 24, no. 2, Jan. 1974, pp. 175–76. Scopus, doi:10.1017/S0009840X00242753. Full Text

Burian, P. H. “Suppliant and Saviour: Oedipus at Colonus.” Phoenix, vol. 28, 1974, pp. 408–29.

Peter Burian, Norman. “Supplication and Hero Cult in Sophocles' Ajax.” Greek, Roman and Byzantine Studies, vol. 13, 1972, pp. 151–56.