The Child is Father to the Man
Glenn Most is Professor of Ancient Greek at the Scuola Normale Superiore in Pisa. He is also a member of the Committee on Social Thought and teaches in the Departments of Classics and of Comparative Literature at the University of Chicago. His numerous published works include The Poetics of Murder: Detective Fiction and Literary Theory (1983), The Measures of Praise: Structure and function in Pindar’s Second Pythian and Seventh Nemean Odes (1985), F.A. Wolf: Prolegomena to Homer (coed. with A.T. Grafton and J.E.G. Zetzel 1985), Theophrasus, Metaphisics (1993), Studies on the Derveni Papyrus (1997), Raffael, Die Schule von Athen. Über das Lesen der Bilder (1999), Ancient Anger: From Homer to Galen (with Susanna Morton Braund, 2004), Doubting Thomas (2005), and most recently The Genesis of Lachmann’s Method (with Sebastiano Timpanaro, 2006).