Peter Toohey

Peter Gerard Toohey

Contact information

Web presence

Phone number

Office: +1 (403) 220-5803



Educational Background

B.A. Classics, Monash University, 1972

Doctor of Philosophy Classics, University of Toronto, 1978

M.A. Classics, Monash University, 1974


Areas of Research

Greek and Roman Epic Poetry, History of the Emotions, Cultural history of medicine, Gender and sexuality, History of madness

Participation in university strategic initiatives


Course number Course title Semester
Greek 601.05 Greek Poetry (graduate seminar) Fall 2021
Greek 403 Topics in Greek Poetry Fall 2021
GRST 355 Greek Literature in Translation Fall 2021
GRST 209 Classical Literature and Mythology Winter 2022
Latin 303 Intermediate Readings in Classical and Post-Classical Texts Winter 2022
Latin 604.2 Intermediate Language Class for Graduate Students (Intermediate Latin II) Winter 2022