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Classicist & Medieval Latinist at @TrinityOxford; teaching @orieloxford too. @BritishAcademy_ postdoc @oxfordclassics. Co-founder of @TeachingCodex

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@andrewsillett @AlasdairCGrant The Church of Scotland doesn't, but the Scottish Episcopal Church (Anglican Communio… https://t.co/of5cHLeZXI
11/23
2020
SAVE THE DATE - 18.00 24 Nov! Don't miss this talk by @JuliaWalworth on the @MertonCollege #Library https://t.co/tuR53zXKgd
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11/20
2020
@Camlatintutor @FulkersonLaurel Thank you, Charlie! @sapphicapuella @FulkersonLaurel Thanks, Jennifer! :) @JuliaWalworth @FulkersonLaurel Thanks, Julia. Am v. pleased.They are finally here in the flesh! @FulkersonLaurel https://t.co/Eya9N0Bxii @eparpillee E.g.: nomen tuum nocte in uiis pronuntiant/ quibus ad pedes pallium scissum iacet .../ nempe incolae su… https://t.co/CWBVvjL4GbIt's time for the second post from our collaboration with the Rise project - a fascinating Teachable Feature on the… https://t.co/arqwgy0d6m
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11/19
2020
@eparpillee Absit omen!
11/13
2020
@GeorgyKantor @gctrimble @llewelyn_morgan @EmmaCESearle Sorry for being slow off the mark: echo @gctrimble!Acquisitions. https://t.co/WKMtFYcUTV
11/11
2020
@badphilologist One can only aspire.
11/6
2020
it’s november which is translating catullus 51 month so here is catullus 51 but it’s only using words cut out of ne… https://t.co/Z3BxZFOva9
Retweeted by Tristan Franklinos @eparpillee @illalesbia @gctrimble Thanks, Katherine! Remarkably well and amusingly done; the third stanza is reall… https://t.co/K8g1PYvojJ
11/2
2020
@GeorgyKantor @StJohnsOx @TrinityOxford They will verify one way or the other, I’m sure!
10/31
2020
@GeorgyKantor @StJohnsOx @TrinityOxford That does look suspiciously like @TrinityOxford’s Artemis... @rbnmyr @benjcartlidge Sherry improves most things. @anneemiles If only panopto were my problem alone...Ah, panopto captioning... where 'epexegetic' becomes 'Apex and Geotech'...
10/30
2020
Tuesday of 3rd wk. Withnail & I w. @maryrboyle @olde_bookes Does one have to alter one's transcription? Alquyn here rehersynge teofil [v.l. ‘Dear to God’, Avis Dominae Nostrae]13 Junior Research Fellowships available at Merton, @ChCh_Oxford, and @StJohnsOx, apply by Friday 20 November. Furt… https://t.co/NggZaGoae0
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10/27
2020
@FulkersonLaurel @OUPAcademic @lupercusvetus And innumerable thanks, of course, to you, dear Laurel! @FulkersonLaurel @OUPAcademic @lupercusvetus Marvellous, but what I want to know is how you’ve managed to get your… https://t.co/0zf6vYoYac
10/23
2020
Cool new book out on the scene, featuring a chapter I wrote on modernismo, Darío and Spanish America’s complex rela… https://t.co/htfeLegZot
Retweeted by Tristan FranklinosI either pricked this manuscript with my sword or my shoe. Edi NLS adv.18.2.13A https://t.co/Illlc0Zxhb
Retweeted by Tristan Franklinos @katerudy1 It's the floating head above I'm more worried about...
10/22
2020
The hierarchy of decoration and script structures the lengthy text of Hugh of St Cher's Postills on the Biblical bo… https://t.co/C6lUeDLl9x
Retweeted by Tristan FranklinosIn today's panopto captioning, 'brachyology' becomes 'bracketology'... I had no idea there was such a thing... basketball apparently...
10/21
2020
@TalithaKearey Turns out it's a v. good accompaniment to preparing lectures on Caesar. @Meletuslatinist @MagisterConway I tell a lie; there are 3 Teubner editions. Those of 1899 (ed. Rose) and 1912 (ed.… https://t.co/DLArRN97K0 @Meletuslatinist @MagisterConway The ten volumes of the Budé Vitruvius provide a fuller French-language commentary.… https://t.co/kL7P2FvLXL @Meletuslatinist @MagisterConway The best Latin edition currently available is Pierre Gros' 2015 editio minor, 'Vit… https://t.co/M5cKM90Ds8The delightful leaping about of the vocal line, ranine-wise, in 'Their land brought forth frogs' from Handel's Isra… https://t.co/2hUiByLZvb
10/20
2020
Our new special collections website is now live! Check out https://t.co/aUM4AS6tPu for blog posts, outreach mater… https://t.co/4cFeQuNDTX
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10/19
2020
@llewelyn_morgan @dr_sjcullinan @miserabiliter It was quite something; a footnote for the memoirs... They had at le… https://t.co/g0vPETXSy0 @dr_sjcullinan @miserabiliter @llewelyn_morgan 😂 @dr_sjcullinan @miserabiliter @llewelyn_morgan It was when, some years ago, Trin's matriculands overindulged and, a… https://t.co/3ost3YWVXw @miserabiliter @llewelyn_morgan I still wake up in a cold sweat hearing that sometimes. @PEMcCullough @llewelyn_morgan There weren't college photos of all of the matriculands together; some colleges, I b… https://t.co/Q9pNpVfNWW
10/18
2020
@miserabiliter @llewelyn_morgan Lest I forget a few yrs ago and my then charges’ disreputable behaviour... @miserabiliter @llewelyn_morgan My sense from this wk’s (online) teaching has been that the 2nd–4th-yrs have been p… https://t.co/vS1pYk0DSH
10/17
2020
@eparpillee I hate it. And no way to unsubscribe from conversation... @AsheLaura It's driving me potty as there isn't an obvious way to unsubscribe...
10/16
2020
Looking forward to reading this. https://t.co/EJeHWgWRF9 @GZamore @ReimaVlimki Congratulations! @gctrimble Quite. Having listened through I'm well aware that I sound plummy enough as it is without the caption th… https://t.co/72qvmpfqSd
10/14
2020
A later hand added Arabic numerals to the capitula list of @MertonCollege MS 144 and re-attributed a treatise on th… https://t.co/qi20Wv4geb
Retweeted by Tristan Franklinos @badphilologist I dare to hope that one can encourage few more pleasing things in students of Latin than a penchant for 'quippe'. @badphilologist There are few times better for Latin prose comp.!'Aliquot de causis' ≠ 'Ali quote steak houses', pace panopto.In the latest in #panopto captioning: 'the pronomial huic' is rendered 'the pruno meal who ekh'.
10/13
2020
New academic year, lovely new students. @miserabiliter Ditto. Sigh...
10/12
2020
Paper! Finally a chance to try out the new light sheet. @MertonCollege MS 142 15c Hervaeus Natalis De Potestate Pa… https://t.co/juO7m29QGc
Retweeted by Tristan FranklinosThe college flag flies for alumnus St John Henry Newman on his feast day @TrinityOxford. ora pro nobis. https://t.co/OLAErRmvRKThis ninth-century Visigothic manuscript contains some beautiful initials in the shape of animals and human figures… https://t.co/bI3qZHhJXf
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10/9
2020
@rbnmyr @benjcartlidge In fact, I've even set passages of it in translation for prose comp, now that I think of it. @rbnmyr @benjcartlidge With a due sense of inevitability, I have...
10/8
2020
@manymanyplies It’s so delightful. Possibly the biggest smile I’ve had on my face for some time came as I read ‘Ver… https://t.co/K1FfJfgmYH @manymanyplies Hurrah! I have been undertaking my annual reread in exactly the same way. @MagisterConway Thomas Aquinas has 'exaltatio in aduersis proximi' coupled with 'afflictio in prosperis [proximi]' in the Summa.
10/7
2020
@WalkerMarcus As someone who attends *a lot* of degree ceremonies, I can contentedly inform you that the vast major… https://t.co/DNmM21UEdH @benjcartlidge @Woolf_Greg It's distressingly uneven. Some colleges are offering dining, others are not.An early 14th c volume of Quodlibeta (mostly Thomas of Sutton) doesn't seem to need any decoration. But someone lat… https://t.co/iDX6sOtr8Y
Retweeted by Tristan Franklinos @miserabiliter But ducks on the jumper (which is marvellous). Duck Lake?New #teachingcodex post alert! @jdhomie_letters has written a great post for us on using #Hebrew #manuscripts in te… https://t.co/RszGrH3nWS
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10/5
2020
I read an email that tells me that teaching students is 'business critical'. Excellent, except it seems it needs to… https://t.co/mZwYCksjIB
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9/30
2020
An academic library just can't have enough Sentence commentaries! @MertonCollege MS 134 is Nicholas of Ockham, copi… https://t.co/LePAx4elEc
Retweeted by Tristan Franklinos @JuliaWalworth @MertonCollege @BodCons Here is a model of a 15th C. English Gothic binding (prior to covering) I ma… https://t.co/wUNxMDe6Rm
Retweeted by Tristan Franklinos @sapphicapuella @oxfordclassics So wish you cd join us w. lots of lovely insights too!
9/29
2020
@llewelyn_morgan @oxfordclassics Thursdays, 11–1230. I'll circulate details to faculty in the next few days.Spent the day reading #Ovid's Tristia 3 ahead of the graduate seminar @oxfordclassics this term. Such a fun bk. Sti… https://t.co/NKEbrjeDZf
9/28
2020
@GeorgyKantor @josephinequinn I know that Chris M. is concerned about this. We’ve briefly discussed it. Worth loopi… https://t.co/FQTksasUKs
9/25
2020
A dose of Oxford beauty https://t.co/WamtiiGE2B
Retweeted by Tristan FranklinosYou want to touch these leaves. The imperfect and damp-damaged folios of @MertonCollege MS 131 are irresistible, li… https://t.co/MgzWGSPyXw
Retweeted by Tristan FranklinosOne manuscript, two parts. Both biblical commentaries, both late 12th century, both once at the Cistercian monast… https://t.co/n9H5kgWSJr
Retweeted by Tristan Franklinos @The_Anglican Port Meadow.
9/24
2020
We've already been able to update our Errors and Corrections Teachable Feature with contributions from @lisafdavis,… https://t.co/POPjV2Kiaq
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9/23
2020
@The_Anglican And Oriel is a great college: floreat. @The_Anglican It gets better and better; it's truly wonderful.New Teachable Feature: ways to treat errors and corrections. This is a living blog post: @maryrboyle and… https://t.co/c0HjPVyRKV
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9/22
2020
The Lyell Lectures for 2020 will be delivered by Prof Marc Smith @Ecoledeschartes on 'Writing models from manuscrip… https://t.co/LrlOiWCWre
Retweeted by Tristan Franklinos'The paper adds to knowledge, with several compelling new interpretations and some refinements on previous suggesti… https://t.co/8mUus21T4E
9/21
2020
@eeprodi I know. I've already forwarded this to him. @eeprodi This must be the moment to raise funds to endow a Hittite post somewhere in the UK.This is terrible, terrible, terrible news. https://t.co/dmCeSVgnTI
9/19
2020
Sh**! you made a mistake on the very opening folio. It happens, but it's not like some artist is going to draw ever… https://t.co/6zE3ZwfCWI
Retweeted by Tristan Franklinos @maryrboyle @EmilyGuerry @DrFrancisYoung @Armentarius From what I hear, you'd be pretty unwise not to love Erkenwal… https://t.co/tLgKC5NQmYGood names of those who have written important things on the Vergilian Catalepton: Rudolph Everhard Hermann Westend… https://t.co/m2HhjxHh8a
9/17
2020
At work, surrounded by books, so much to get done! The great historical encyclopaedia by 13c Dominican Vincent of B… https://t.co/ZyKlWGKGWI
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9/14
2020
Some of today's ringing at @MertonCollege celebrating the 756th anniversary of the college's foundation. It's good… https://t.co/IIl3Frx7x5
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9/13
2020
@FatherHux I wanted one of these for servers' rehearsals at times: 'thurifer to C4; sub-deacon to E2' wd have made things a lot faster...
9/10
2020
@Matt0791 I had a similar set up in vitreous terms yesterday. @Matt0791 Roving powercuts notwithstanding, sometimes gin is just needed... @RobinWa01061978 'upskill'. I shudder.
9/9
2020
@Brentwood_Clscs @Hellenic_Soc @CorinnaNaso @playmobil Od. 9.375ff.: presumably Odysseus shld have the torch?
9/7
2020
Professor Marc Smith, Professeur de Paléographie, École Nationale des Chartes, will deliver the 2020 Lyell Lectures… https://t.co/8SX2Aw0kDo
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9/4
2020
@JuliaWalworth @cmcurran21 @Pseudo_Isidore @MertonCollege @BodPublishing 'Executive Producer: Sir Henry Savile'. Glorious.Inspired by @cmcurran21 and @Pseudo_Isidore I couldn't resist trying my hand at a little home-made promo for Merton… https://t.co/8E9iprNHJD
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9/3
2020

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