Dr Marcus John Wilson

LLB, BA (Hons), MA (Toronto), PhD (Monash)

Research | Current

  • Latin language and literature
  • Roman history
  • Seneca, Silius Italicus

Teaching | Current

ANCHIST 314 Historians of Rome

CLASSICS 280 Art and Society in Ancient Rome

CLASSICS 380 Art and Society in Ancient Rome

LATIN 201 Latin Literary Texts 2A

LATIN 203 Latin Literary Texts 2C

LATIN 300 Advanced Language Study Part 1

LATIN 301 Latin Literary Texts 3A

LATIN 707AB Selected Latin Texts 1

LATIN 714AB Unprepared Translation 1

Areas of expertise

Classics

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Wilson, M. J. (2012). Popularisations of Seneca's philosophy. Paper presented at ASCS 33: Australasian Society for Classical Studies Conference 2012, Melbourne, Vic., Australia. 5 February - 9 February 2012. Related URL.
  • Wilson, M. J. (2011). Celebrations of the Muses in the Punica. Paper presented at Epic Connections conference, ANU Canberra. 10 November - 13 November 2011.
  • Wilson, M. J. (2011). Senecan Self-censorship and the Criminalisation of Silence. Paper presented at Australasian Society for Classical Studies, Auckland, New Zealand. 23 January - 27 January 2011.
  • Wilson, M. J. (2011). The Non-Flavian Punica. Paper presented at Pacific Rim Roman Literature Seminar, Sydney, Australia. 5 July - 9 July 2011.
  • Wilson, M. J. (2010). The Auctoritas of the Written Text in Seneca's Epistles. Paper presented at Pacific Rim Roman Literature Seminar, Christchurch, New Zealand. 3 July - 6 July 2010.
  • Wilson, M. J. (2010). Seneca's Moods. Paper presented at Australasian Society for Classical Studies, Perth, Western Australia. 2 February - 5 February 2010.
  • Wilson, M. J. (2010). You Are What you Read: Genres in Seneca's Reading. Paper presented at Genre in the Ancient World Conference, Sydney, Australia. 15 April - 18 April 2010.
  • Wilson, M. J. (2009). The Politics of Elegy: Propertius and Tibullus. In W. J. Dominik, J. Garthwaite, P. A. Roche (Eds.) Writing Politics in Imperial Rome (pp. 173-202). Leiden and Boston: Koninklijke Brill NV.
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/14055

Contact details

Primary location

HUMANITIES - Bldg 206
Level 8, Room 826
14A SYMONDS ST
AUCKLAND 1010
New Zealand