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Maya Alapin

PhD Student


Previous Degree/s: BA Liberal Arts, St. John's College; MPhil, University of Oxford.

Philosophical Interests: Plato, Metaphysics, Yoga Philosophy and Buddhism.


2009 ‘Athletic Cults in Ancient Greece’ translation from French in Sport in the Greek and Roman Worlds, ed. Scanlon.

2009 ‘The Straussian Exegesis of Xenophon: The Paradigmatic Case of Memorabilia IV 4’ translation from French in ed. Gray: Xenophon.

2008 The Life of a Death; a review of The Death of Socrates, by Emily Wilson, Oxonian Review of Books.

2008 Review: Socrates on Trial, A Play by Andrew Irvine; Bryn Mawr Classical Review.

2008 ‘How to End an Ode’ translation from French in Horace’s Odes and Epodes, ed. Lowrie

A copy of Maya's academic CV may be viewed here.


2008 Roses, Eroticism and the Good Life, Southwest Texas PCA/ACA conference.

2008 Chiasmus in Plato and Homer, Work-in-Progress, Classics Dept, University of Oxford.

2007 Chiasmus in Homer and Plato. AMPAL, Nottingham, UK.

2006 The Abolition of the Nuclear Family and Total Communism: was Plato serious? Annual Meeting of Postgraduates in Ancient Literature (AMPAL), Manchester, UK.