Staffan Wahlgren

Classics, Trondheim
Fellowship: 01.10.2013-30.09.2014

Vita

  • 1995, fil. dr. at Göteborg University, Sweden
  • 1996-99 fellow at FU Berlin
  • 1997-99 as a fellow of the Alexander-v.-Humboldt-Stiftung
  • 2000-2003 associate professor of classical philology at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim
  • 2003 full professor at the same university
  • 2004 full professor of Greek language and literature at Lund University, Sweden
  • 2008 elected to professorate at the University of Bergen
  • Member of the Royal Norwegian Society of Sciences and Letters
  • Co-founder and -editor of Trondheim Studies in Greek and Latin
  • Co-editor of Scandinavian Journal of Modern Greek
  • Member of advisory boards of Symbolae Osloenses and Estudios Bizantinos

 

 

Fields of Research

  • Linguistics and the history of the Greek language
  • Ancient and Byzantine, editorial technique

 

 

Publications (Selection)

Bücher

  • The Chronicle of Symeon the Logothete: a translation with commentary: Liverpool University Press (im Druck).
  • Theodore Metochites, Semeioseis gnomikai 61-70&72-81, edited with an English translation (im Druck).
  • Symeonis magistri et logothetae chronicon, Berlin-New York 2006: Walter de Gruyter.
  • Aristoteles och Pseudo-Xenofon om athenarnas statsförfattning, Jonsered 2001: Paul Åströms förlag.
  • Sprachwandel im Griechisch der frühen römischen Kaiserzeit, Göteborg 1995 (Diss.; Studia graeca et latina gothoburgensia 60).

 

Artikel

  • Byzantine Literature and the Classical Past. In: (ed. E. Bakker) A Companion to the An-cient Greek Language, Chichester 2010: Wiley-Blackwell.
  • The Old Slavonic Translations of the Chronicle of Symeon the Logothete. In: Acta Byzantina Fennica. 2005.
  • G. Walser, The Greek of the Ancient Synagogue. An Investigation of the Greek of the Septuagint, the Pseudepigrapha and the New Testament, Lund 2001 (Studia graeca et latina lundensia 8). In: Gnomon. Kritische Zeitschrift für die gesamte klassische Altertumswissenschaft. 2004.
  • Original und Archetypus: zu Zustandekommen und Transformation einer byzantinischen Weltchronik (Pseudo-Polydeukes/Symeon Logothetes. In: Byzantinische Zeitschrift. 2003.
  • Towards a Grammar of Byzantine Greek. In: Symbolae Osloenses. 2002.