John Walsh | College of Arts

John Walsh

Assistant Professor
School of Languages and Literatures
Email: 
waljo@uoguelph.ca
Phone number: 
519-824-4120 ext. 58039
Office: 
MacKinnon 252
Summary: 

Education:

PhD, Classics, University of Otago, 2010.

MA (candidate), Classics, University of Otago, 2005–06.

BA Hons, Classical Languages and Literature, University of Guelph, 2004.

Publications:

Authored Books

Walsh, J. Case Studies in Ancient Leadership. Kendall Hunt, 2018.

Edited Books

Walsh, J. and Baynham, E., (edd.), Alexander the Great and Propaganda. Routledge (Forthcoming, 2020).

Refereed Journal Articles

Walsh, J., “A Note on Diodorus 18.11.1, Arybbas and the Lamian War.” Harvard Studies in Classical Philology 109 (2018) 1–10.

Walsh, J., “Reading Diodorus 18.9.3 and ΜΕΤΑ ΠΟΛΛΗΣ ΗΣΥΧΙΑΣ.” Cambridge Classical Journal 63 (2017) 167–76.

Walsh, J., “The Benefits of Latin Language Learning in 21st Century Education.” Classicum 42.1 (2016) 19–44.

Walsh, J., “Antipater and the Lamian War: a Study in 4th Century Macedonian Counterinsurgency Doctrine.” Ancient History Bulletin 29.1–2 (2015) [2016] 1–27.

Collins, A., and Walsh, J., “The Debt Deflationary Crisis and the Roman Republic.” Ancient Society 45 (2015) 125–170.

Collins, A., and Walsh, J., “Fractional Reserve Banking in the Roman Republic and Empire.” Ancient Society 44 (2014) 179–212.

Walsh, J., “The Concept of Dunasteia in Aristotle and the Macedonian Monarchy.” Acta Classica 57 (2014) 142–60.

Walsh, J., “Antipater and Early Hellenistic Literature.” Ancient History Bulletin 26.3–4 (2012) 149–62.

Walsh, J., “Leosthenes and the Transportation of Greek Mercenaries from Asia Minor.” Studia Humaniora Tartuensia 13 (2012) 1–11.

Walsh, J., “The Lamiaka of Choerilus of Iasos and the Genesis of the Term ‘Lamian War’.” Classical Quarterly 61.2 (2011) 538–44.

Chapters in Edited Books

Walsh, J., “The Greek Poleis.” In S. Ager, T. Howe, and L. Llewellyn-Jones (edd.) History of the Hellenistic World Oxford University Press (forthcoming, 2020) ca 25,000 words.

Walsh, J., “Hieronymus of Cardia and the Siege of Nora.” In E. Baynham and J. Walsh (edd.) Alexander the Great and Propaganda. Routledge (forthcoming, 2020) ca 8000 words.

Walsh, J., “Ring Composition in Diodorus Siculus’ Account of the Lamian War.” In L. Hau, A. Meeus and B. Sheridan (edd.), Diodoros of Sicily: Historiographical Theory and Practice in the Bibliotheke (Studia Hellenistica 58), Leuven: 2018, 303–28.

Walsh, J., “Historical Method and a Chronological Problem in Diodorus, Book 18.” In P. Wheatley and R. Hannah (edd.), Alexander and His Successors: Essays from the Antipodes. Claremont: 2009, 62–71.

Encyclopedia Entries

“Antipater.” In S.E. Phang, I. Spence, D. Kelly, and P. Londey (edd.) Encyclopedia of Conflict in Ancient Greece and Rome: The Definitive Political, Social, and Military Encyclopedia (Santa Barbara: 2016).

“Lamian War.” In S.E. Phang, I. Spence, D. Kelly, and P. Londey (edd.) Encyclopedia of Conflict in Ancient Greece and Rome: The Definitive Political, Social, and Military Encyclopedia (Santa Barbara: 2016).

“Leosthenes.” In S.E. Phang, I. Spence, D. Kelly, and P. Londey (edd.) Encyclopedia of Conflict in Ancient Greece and Rome: The Definitive Political, Social, and Military Encyclopedia (Santa Barbara: 2016). 

“Lamian War (323–322).” In Michael Gagarin (ed.) Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece and Rome (New York and Oxford: 2010).