About the Author

Sebastiano Timpanaro (1923-2000) was an Italian classical scholar and historian. He was a member of the British Academy and the Accademia dei Lincei and the author of On Materialism and The Freudian Slip. Glenn W. Most is professor of ancient Greek at the Scuola Normale Superiore in Pisa and teaches at the University of Chicago in the Committee on Social Thought and in the departments of classics and comparative literature.
Affiliation: University of Chicago