John Barsby is Emeritus Professor of Classics at the University of Otago, New Zealand. He has an MA degree from Cambridge and a LittD from Otago. He has published widely on Latin literature, including a number of articles on Plautus, Terence, Catullus, Propertius and Ovid. His books include editions of Ovid's Amores I (Oxford University Press, repr. Duckworth), Plautus' Bacchides (Aris & Phillips), Terence's Eunuch (Cambridge University Press) and most recently the new two-volume Loeb edition of Terence (Harvard University Press). He has also written a general survey of work on Ovid (Oxford University Press) and edited a collection of essays on Greek and Roman Drama(Metzler). He is currently working on a history of the Otago Classics Department.
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