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Ryan Christopher Platte

  • Associate Professor of Instruction, Classics
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Personal profile

Research Interests

His interests concern the history of language and poetic technique in Greek literature, while his research focuses principally on the Homeric corpus.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, University of Washington

… → 2008

Research interests

  • Comparative Indo-European poetics
  • Greek lyric poetry
  • Homer

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Greek Language Arts & Humanities
Prehistory Arts & Humanities
Literary Analysis Arts & Humanities
Horse Arts & Humanities
Epic Poetry Arts & Humanities
Poetics Arts & Humanities
Lyric Poetry Arts & Humanities
Greek Culture Arts & Humanities

Research Output 2007 2017

  • 3 Book/Film/Article review
  • 2 Article
  • 1 Book
  • 1 Conference contribution

Equine Poetics

Platte, R. C., 2017, Center for Hellenic Studies. 150 p. (Hellenic Studies Series ; vol. 74)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Lyric Poetry
Literary Analysis

Lowell Edmunds Stealing Helen: The Myth of the Abducted Wife in Comparative Perspective.

Platte, R. C., 2017, In : Journal of Hellenic Studies. 137, p. 227-228 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Hades’ Famous Foals and the Prehistory of Homeric Horse Formulas

Platte, R. C., 2014, In : Oral Tradition. 29, 1, 576697.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Language and Linguistic Contact in Ancient Sicily. By Olga Tribulato

Platte, R. C., 2014, In : Mediterranean Review. 7, 1, p. 115-118 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Pindaric Mythopoesis

Platte, R. C., 2011, Proceedings of the 22nd Annual UCLA Indo-European Conference. Jamison, S. W., Melchert, H. C. & Vine, B. (eds.). Hempen Verlag , p. 209-221 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution