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Fragment of a marble Sarcophagus
ca. 230-240 ACE
Duke Museum of Art
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Books

  1. editor, . A Companion to Aeschylus. .
  2. Co-edited, ; Shapiro, A. The Complete Aeschylus: Volume I: The Oresteia.  Oxford University Press, .
  3. Co-edited, ; Shapiro, A. The Complete Euripides: Volume V: Alcestis, Cyclops, Helen, Medea.  Oxford University Press, .
  4. Co-edited, ; Shapiro, A. The Complete Sophocles: Volume I: The Theban Plays.  Oxford University Press, .
  5. Co-edited, ; Shapiro, A. The Complete Euripides: Volume II: Electra, Euripides in Aulis, Euripides in Tauris, Orestes.  Oxford University Press, .
  6. Co-edited, ; Shapiro, A. The Complete Euripides: Volume I: Andromache, Hecuba, Rhesos, Trojan Women.  Oxford University Press, .
  7. Co-edited, ; Shapiro, A. The Complete Aeschylus: Volume II, Persians and Other Plays.  Oxford University Press, .
  8. Co-edited, ; Shapiro, A. The Complete Euripides: Volume III, Hippolytus and Other Plays.  Oxford University Press, .
  9. Co-edited, ; Shapiro, A. The Complete Euripides: Volume IV, Bacchae and Other Plays.  Oxford University Press, .
  10. Co-edited, ; Shapiro, A. The Complete Sophocles: Volume II, Electra and Other Plays.  Oxford University Press, .
  11. Burian, PH. Euripides, Helen.  Aris and Phillips Classical Texts, Oxbow Books, Oxford, . (Greek text with prose translation, introduction and commentary)
  12. Shapiro, A. Aeschylus, Oresteia.  Greek Tragedy in New Translations: Oxford University Press: New York, . (Translation in collaboration with Alan Shapiro, with introduction and notes.) Paperback edition, 2004. Aeschylus I, 2010  (Translation with introduction and notes. Reissued as Aeschylus I, 2010)
  13. Burian, PH. Aristophanes, Birds.  Bryn Mawr Commentaries, Bryn Mawr, Penn, . (Greek text with commentary)
  14. Burian, PH. Aeschylus, The Suppliants.  Princeton University Press: Lockert Library of Poetry in Translation, Princeton, . (Translation with introduction and notes)
  15. Else, GF. Plato and Aristotle on Poetry, edited with Introduction, University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill. .
  16. Burian, PH. Directions in Euripidean Criticism: A Collection of Essays Edited with "Selected Bibliography of Euripidean Criticism since World War II".  Duke University Press, .
  17. Burian, P; Swann, B. The Greek Tragedy in New Translations:.  Oxford University Press: New York, .

Articles

  1. Burian, PH. "Sophocles’ Polyphonic Ajax." Blackwell Companion to Sophocles. Edited by Ormand, K.   .
  2. Burian, PH. "Gender and the City: Antigone from Hegel to Butler and Back." When Worlds Elide. Edited by Euben, JP; Bassi, K.  Lexington Books [Rowman and Littlefield]  255-299.
  3. Burian, PH. "Euripides." The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece and Rome.. Edited by Gagarin, M; Fantham, E.  vol. 3 Oxford University Press  129-41.
  4. Burian, PH. "Euripides’ Helen." Euripides V (Greek Tragedy in New Translations)  Oxford University Press  225-391. (Verse translation with commentary)
  5. Burian, PH. "Aeschylus." The Classical Tradition. Edited by Grafton, A; Most, GW; Settis, S.  Harcvard University Press  10-11.
  6. Burian, PH. "Athenian Tragedy as Democratic Discourse." Why Athens: A Reappraisal of Trgic Politics. Edited by Carter, DM.  Oxford University Press  95-117.
  7. Burian, PH. "City, Farewell!: Genos, Polis and Gender in Aeschylus’s Seven Against Thebes and Euripides’ Phoenician Women." Tragedy and Sexual Difference,. Edited by McCoskey, D; Zakin, E.  SUNY Press  16-45.
  8. Burian, PH. "Inconclusive Conclusion: The Ending(s) of the Oedipus Tyrannus." Sophocles and the Tragic Tradition. Edited by Hall, E; Goldhill, S.  Cambridge Univeristy Press (2009)  99-118.
  9. Hall, ROE. "The Theatrical Cast of Athens." Journal of Hellenic Studies  vol. 129   147-48.
  10. Burian, PH. "Review of M. McDonald and J. M. Walton, eds., The Cambridge Companion to Greek and Roman Theatre." Classical Review  vol. 58   347-50.
  11. Burian, PH. "Introduction, Notes and Glossary."  for Alan Shapiro's translation of Euripides' Trojan Women, Greek Tragedy in New Translations Oxford University Press: New York . (Reissued in Euripides I, 2010)
  12. Burian, PH. "Parola di donna? La voce di Lisistrata e la fantasia comica." Atti del convegno di studi "Comicità e riso nella commedia antica," Cagliari 2005. Edited by Mureddu, P; Nieddu, GF. Supplementi di Lexis 42 Amsterdam: Adolf M. Hakkert  131-41.
  13. Burian, PH. "Review of J. Gregory, ed., A Companion to Greek Tragedy and I. C. Storey and A. Allan, A Guide to Ancient Greek Drama." Journal of Hellenic Studies  vol. 127   163-5.
  14. Peter Burian, . "Biologia, democrazia e donne nelle Eumenidi di Eschilo." Lexis  vol. 24   45-57.
  15. Burian, PH. "Review of D. Mendelsohn, Gender and the City in Euripides’ Political Plays." Classical Review  vol. 55 no. 1,   26-7.
  16. Burian, PH. "Voce di donna: Le Troiane nella guerra del Peloponneso." Evento, racconto, scrittura nell’antichità classica. Edited by Casanova, A; Desideri, P. Studi e test 23 Pubblicazioni del Dipartimento di scienze dell’ antichità, Università degli studi di Firenze (Florence, Italy) .
  17. Peter Burian, . ""Sepulchers," a translation of Ugo Foscolo, "Carme dei Sepolcri" with brief introduction and notes." Literary Imagination  vol. 4   17-30.
  18. Mills, ROS. "Theseus, Tragedy and the Athenian Empire." American Journal of Philology  vol. 121   149-53.
  19. Burian, PH. "Review of Ralf Krumeich, Nikolaus Pechstein, and Berndt Seidensticker, eds., Das griechische Satyrspiel." Bryn Mawr Classical Review  vol. 11  .
  20. Burian, PH. "Review of John Porter, Eric Csapo, C.W. Marshall, Robert C. Ketterer, eds., Crossing the Stages: The Production, Performance and Reception of Ancient Theater (Syllecta Classica 10)." Bryn Mawr Classical Review  vol. 11  .
  21. Burian, PH. "Aeschylus: "Oresteia", "Persians", "Prometheus Bound", "Seven Against Thebes", and "Suppliants." Gilbert Murray as Literary Translator." Encyclopedia of Literary Translation. Edited by Classe, O.  London: Fitzroy Dearborn .
  22. Peter Burian, . "Translation, the Profession, and the Poets." American Journal of Philology  vol. 121   299-307.
  23. Peter Burian, . "'You can build a heavy-beamed poem out of this': Derek Walcott's Odyssey." Classical World  vol. 93   71-81.
  24. Peter Burian, . "Notes and Commentary" to William Arrowsmith's posthumously published lecture, “Euripides and the Dramaturgy of Crisis." Literary Imagination  vol. 1   227-235.
  25. Burian, PH. "Tragedy Adapted for Stages and Screens: the Renaissance to the Present." The Cambridge Companion to Greek Tragedy. Edited by Easterling, PE.  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press  228-83.
  26. Burian, PH. "Myth into Muthos: the Shaping of Tragic Plot." The Cambridge Companion to Greek Tragedy. Edited by Easterling, PE.  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press  178-208. Reprinted in Greek Drama, edited by Harold Bloom, New York: Chelsea House (2004) 328-59 328-59
  27. Peter Burian, . "" 'All that Greek manure under the green bananas': Derek Walcott's Odyssey"." South Atlantic Quarterly  vol. 96   359-377.
  28. Burian, PH. "Introduction, Notes and Glossary." The Greek Tragedy in New Translations: for Euripides, Ion, translated by W. S. Di Piero Oxford University Press: New York .
  29. Burian, PH. "Review of Pietro Pucci, Oedipus and the Fabrication of the Father and Charles Segal, Oedipus Tyrannus: Tragic Heroism and the Limits of Knowledge." Classical Journal  vol. 91   202-209.
  30. Burian, PH. "On Being a Political Animal in the Academic Zoo." The Academic’s Handbook. Edited by DeNeef, AL; Goodwin, C. 2nd Edition. Durham, NC. Duke University Press  65-72.
  31. Burian, PH. "Review of Giulia Sissa, Greek Virginity." Journal of the History of Sexuality  vol. 2   641-644.
  32. Burian, PH. "Review of Mary Whitlock Blundell, Sophocles, Oedipus at Colonus." Bryn Mawr Classical Review  vol. 2   261-262.
  33. Burian, PH. "Review of Gilbert and Sarah Lawall, Euripides’ Hippolytus: A Companion with Translation." Classical Outlook  vol. 69   70-70.
  34. Peter Burian, . "Zeus soter tritos and Some Triads in Aeschylus' Oresteia." American Journal of Philology  vol. 107   332-342.
  35. Burian, PH. "Review of William M. Calder, III. (ed.), Ulrich von Wilamowitz-Moellendorff, Selected Correspondence 1869-1931." Classical World  vol. 79   51-52.
  36. Burian, PH. "Logos and Pathos: The Politics of the Suppliant Women." Directions in Euripidean Criticism  Durham, NC. Duke University Press  129-221.
  37. Burian, PH. "Review of C. W. Macleod, ed. Homer, Iliad, Book XXIV." Classical Outlook. Edited by Smith, F.  vol. 62   69-70.
  38. Burian, P; Swann, B. "Euripides, The Phoenician Women." The Greek Tragedy in New Translations:  Oxford University Press: New York . (Translation with introduction and notes)  (Translation with introduction and notes. Reissued in Euripides IV, 2009)
  39. Burian, P; Burian, P; Richardson, NJ. "The Epigram on Apollonius of Tyana." Greek Roman and Byzantine Studies  vol. 22   283-285.
  40. Peter Burian, . "Translations of poems by Giorgio Mannacio." Poetry Now  vol. 30   29.
  41. Burian, P; Guttman, N. "A Climate for Liberal Learning." Duke Alumni Register    6-9.
  42. Burian, PH. "Review of W. S. Merwin and George E. Dimock, Jr., Euripides, Iphigenia at Aulis." American Journal of Philology  vol. 101   97-98.
  43. Burian, PH. "Translations of poems by Giorgio Mannacio." Italian Poetry Today. Edited by Feldman, R; Swann, B.  New Rivers Press, St. Paul, Minn  118-119.
  44. Burian, PH. "The Play before the Prologue: Initial Tableaux on the Greek Stage." Ancient and Modern: Essays in Honor of Gerald F. Else  Ann Arbor: Center for the Coordination of Ancient and Modern Studies  79-94.
  45. Peter Burian, . "Euripides' Heraclidae: An Interpretation." Classical Philology  vol. 72   1-21.
  46. Burian, PH. ""Alcestis Resurrected," review of William Arrowsmith’s translation of Euripides’ Alcestis." American Poetry Review  vol. 5   43-45.
  47. Peter Burian, . "Euripides the Contortionist." Arion  vol. 3   97-113. (review-essay on three studies of Euripidean drama)
  48. Burian, PH. "Euripides, Supplices 694 ff." The Classical Review  vol. 24 no. 2, Cambridge University Press (CUP)  175-176. [doi]
  49. Peter Burian, . "Pelasgus and Politics in Aeschylus' Danaid Trilogy." Wiener Studien  vol. 8   5-14. Reprinted in Aechylus: Oxford Readings in Classical Studies, edited by Michael Lloyd, Oxford: Oxford University Press (1977) 199-210
  50. Burian, PH. "Suppliant and Saviour: Oedipus at Colonus." Phoenix  vol. 28   408-429. Reprinted in Modern Critical Views: Sophocles, edited by Harold Bloom, New York: Chelsea House(1990) 77-96.
  51. Peter Burian, . "Supplication and Hero Cult in Sophocles' Ajax." Greek, Roman and Byzantine Studies  vol. 13   151-156.

Forthcoming

  1. Burian, PH. The Play of Orfeo. The Literary Imagination   . (Translation with introduction and notes of Poliziano's "Favola di Orfeo")