Maria C. Pantelia

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Professor, Classics
School of Humanities
Director, Thesaurus Linguae Graecae

PH.D., Ohio State University
M.A., The Ohio State University, Classics

Phone: (949) 824-7709
Fax: (949) 824-8434

University of California, Irvine
220 University Tower
Mail Code: 5550
Irvine, CA 92697
Research Interests
Greek epic poetry, Hellenistic poetry, Digital Humanities
Academic Distinctions
2010 UCI Instructional Technology Innovation Award
1996 Excellence in Teaching Award, American Philological Association
1992 Excellence in Teaching Award, University of New Hampshire
Editor, The TLG Canon of Greek Authors and Works (
The Online LSJ (
“Helen and the Last Song for Hector” TAPA 132, (2002) 21-28
“Nous into Chaos: The Creation of the Thesaurus of the Greek Language” International Journal of Lexicography , 13.1 (2000) 1-11
From Clay Tablets to Electronic Databases: Preserving and Understanding 2500 Years of Greek Legacy , Toronto, 1998
“The Thesaurus Linguae Graecae Project: Looking towards the 21st century” in The Lexicography of Ancient, Medieval and Modern Greek Literature, J.N. Kazazis (ed.) (Thessaloniki, 2003) 31-37, 151-156
"Electronic Resources for Classicists: The Second Generation," New England Classical Journal 22 (February 1995) 117-127.
"Theocritus at Sparta: Homeric Allusions in Theocritus Idyll 18," Hermes Zeitschrift fuer Klassische Philologie 123.1 (1995) 76-81
"Spinning and Weaving: Ideas of Domestic Order in Homer," American Journal of Philology 114. 4 (1993) 493-501
National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), Division of Access and Preservation Grant to produce the Online version of TLG.
National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), Challenge Grant to establish a permanent Endowment for the TLG
Academic Equipment Grant, Sun Microsystems, Inc. awarded a Sun server (E-450) to host the Online version of the TLG
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