Glenn W. Most

External Scientific Member
Professor
Residence:
since November 19, 2010
Profile

Glenn W. Most has taught at the Universities of Yale, Princeton, Michigan, Siena, Innsbruck, and Heidelberg. Since 2001 he has been Professor of Greek Philology at the Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa, since 1996 he has been a visiting Professor on the Committee on Social Thought at the University of Chicago; recently he has also become an external scientific member of the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science in Berlin. He has published numerous books and articles on ancient and modern literature and philosophy, the history and methodology of Classical studies, comparative literature, cultural studies, the history of religion, literary theory, and the history of art. Most recently he has co-edited a one-volume companion to the Classical tradition, and is currently preparing a co-edited four-volume Loeb edition of the Presocratic philosophers, co-editing an English translation of all the Greek tragedies, and co-editing and -translating the ancient and medieval commentaries to Hesiod’s Theogony.