Prof.

MAGNANI Massimo

Professore di I fascia
Full time Equivalent: 
1
Settore scientifico disciplinare:
LINGUA E LETTERATURA GRECA (L-FIL-LET/02)
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The manuscript tradition and textual criticism of Attic drama (especially Euripides), archaic lyric poets, Callimachus and Theocritus. Digitalization of ancient and medieval manuscripts: MIUR-DAAD Joint Mobility Program 2017: Digitizing literary and paraliterary papyri: textual encoding and linguistic annotation (with Holger Essler, Institut für klassische Philologie-Würzburg Universität); digitization of the Greek manuscripts of the 'De Rossi' fund of the Palatine Library of Parma, in collaboration with the DUSIC Department. Collaboration with Brill's New Jacoby. Fragmente der Griechischen Historiker (FGrHist) IV B, hrsgg. von L. Bossina and S. Schorn (Brill). For the Commentaria et Lexica Graeca in papyris reperta (CLGP), fasc. I.2.5.2. Hypotheseis in Euripidis fabulas, Berlin-Boston (De Gruyter), in preparation.

Education:

- Born in Bologna, 6.12.1968.

- 1986/1987: school degree at the “Liceo Ginnasio Statale M. Minghetti” of Bologna (60/60).

- 1991/1992: graduated in Classics at the Humanities Faculty of the University of Bologna (110/110 magna cum laudeand dignity of publication of the dissertation). 

- PhD in Greek and Latin Philology at the Dept. of Classics of the University of Bologna (academic years 1992/1993-1994/1995). Title of the PhD dissertation: “La tradizione manoscritta diretta degli Eraclididi Euripide”.

- Master in Digital Humanities of the University of Bologna (1995/1996).

- Post-Doc Scholarship, granted by the University of Bologna: Philologisches Seminar, Karls-Eberhard-Universität Tübingen (supervisor: Prof. Dr. Richard Kannicht, 1997/1998).

- Scholarship for “III Nachwuchsforum-Graduiertenkolleg” Philologisches Seminar, Hamburg Universität (October-November 1997);

Academic positions:

- Research fellow of the Dept. of Classics of the University of Parma (September 1999-August 2003).

- Lecturer (L-FIL-LET/02, “Ancient Greek Literature and Language”), University of Parma (D.R. n. 1190, 3 July 2003), from February 2004 to October 2010.

- Associate Professor (L-FIL-LET/02, “Ancient Greek Literature and Language”), University of Parma, since November 2010.

- National Scientific Qualification (ASN) “I fascia [= Full Professor]” 2012 (20.12.2013-20.12.2019) and 2016 (3.8.2018-3.8.2024).

- Full Professor (L-FIL-LET/02, “Ancient Greek Literature and Language”), University of Parma, since January 2020.

Current academic responsibilities:

- Member of the Quality Assurance Board of the University of Parma: since 25.10.2019.

- Head’s didactic representative of DUSIC Department: since 23.07.2019.

- Unit Coordinator (Classics) of DUSIC Department: since 30.10.2019.

- Member of the University Working Group on the Internationalization: since 1.1.2019.

- Member of the University Working Group on the didactics organization of the University: since 13.06.2019.

- Secretary of the PhD School of Humanities.

- Member of the advisory board of the PhD course “Philological, literary, historical, philosophical and artistic sciences”.

- IDEA project manager (DUSIC Department).

Current teaching:

 

- “Ancient Greek Literature” (First Cycle Degree “Humanities” and Second Cycle Degree “Classical and Modern Philology and Literature”) and “Didactics of the Ancient Greek Language and Culture” (Second Cycle Degree); I have supervised more than 80 dissertations (FA, BA, PhD).

Current financed research projects:

- “The Greek mss. of the ‘fondo De Rossi’ - Biblioteca Palatina of Parma: the digitization project” (principal investigator).

- MIUR-DAAD Joint Mobility Program 2017: “Digitizing literary and paraliterary papyri: textual encoding and linguistic annotation” (principal investigator, with Holger Essler, Institut für klassische Philologie -Würzburg Universität).

- FFABR (Funding for Basic Activities Related to Research) 2017 award.

- Fellow of the The Siebold-Collegium - Institute for Advanced Studies of Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg (SCIAS).

Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday (h. 10-12). Appointment by email is welcome (massimo.magnani@unipr.it).

As a consequence of the Rector's Communication of 8 March 2020 concerning the epidemiological emergency by COVID-19, the office hour is suspended until 3 April. Until that date please email me (massimo.magnani@unipr.it) to agree on the way and timing of the phone or online contact.

Completion accademic year: 2019/2020

Completion accademic year: 2018/2019

Completion accademic year: 2017/2018

Completion accademic year: 2016/2017

Completion accademic year: 2015/2016

Completion accademic year: 2014/2015

Completion accademic year: 2013/2014

Professor/Teacher

Teacher tutor

Other appointments

visiting scholar

Fellow of the The Siebold-Collegium - Institute for Advanced Studies of Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg (SCIAS).

Lines of research

See the presentation page.

Publications

Orcid

orcid.org/0000-0001-9274-5066
  • School-University Project.
  • Lectures held at the following high schools: "Ariosto-Spallanzani" Reggio nell'Emilia, "Galvani" Bologna, "Romagnosi" Parma, "Muratori-S. Carlo" (Modena), "Corso" Correggio (RE).
  • Presentation of G. Guidorizzi, I colori dell’anima. I Greci e le passioni, Raffaello Cortina, Milano 2017 (Parma, auditorium of the 'Palazzo del Governatore', 17.12.2017).
  • Presentation of Michele Napolitano (University of Cassino and Southern Lazio), author of Il liceo classico: qualche idea per il futuro (Salerno Editrice), and Federico Condello (University of Bologna), author of La scuola giusta. In difesa del Liceo Classico (Mondadori Editore) (Parma, auditorium of the 'Palazzo del Governatore', 17.12.2017)

Contacts

Phone number
032936
Fax number

032215

Office location

Department of Humanities, Social Sciences and Cultural Industries

University of Parma

D’Azeglio Complex - School of Classics

Strada M. D'Azeglio, 85 - 43125 Parma