John Peradotto

Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus


Department of Classics
347 Millard Fillmore Academic Center
State University of New York at Buffalo
Buffalo NY 14261
Phone: (716) 645-0462
Fax: (716) 645-2225

This image is a detail from a painting, "The Green Book of Aragon II," by Harvey Breverman of the SUNY at Buffalo Art Department. To view the entire painting, click on the image (161k).

The Greeks Revolutionize the Alphabet

The Odyssey: Mediterranean Itinerary or Geography of the Soul?

Man in the Middle Voice: Name and Narration in the Odyssey

A Guide to Some Resources for Classics on the Internet:

SUNY/Buffalo Classics Department
Bryn Mawr Classical Review
Electronic Resources for Classicists: the best and most detailed source.
Homerica: a French-language site devoted to Homeric studies.
Overview of Archaic and Classical Greek History prepared by Thomas Martin.
Perseus Project Home Page
Perseus Atlas Project: an extensive general-purpose geographic information system for the study of classical Greece
Sir James Frazer's summary of Apollodorus' handbook of Greek mythology


Professional Profile
Curriculum Vitae
Racing Log, 1974-1988
Thanks to Interdisciplinarity Conference Participants
Interview in Reporter, 10/29/98
"Epos and Mythos" Conference
Reporter on "Epos and Mythos" Conference

"Chacun de nous ... rencontre, au début de sa course, un monstre qui dresse devant lui telle énigme qui nous puisse empêcher d'avancer." --André Gide, Oedipe
"Becoming somewhat else is the whole game of nature, and death the penalty of standing still."
--Emerson, Journals

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