Rick Newton

Rick Newton

Rick M. Newton is Professor Emeritus of Classical Studies at Kent State University, Ohio. He has written extensively on the works of Homer, Sophocles, Euripides, Kazantzakis and Ritsos. His many translations include three works by Yiannis Ritsos, Testimonies, 3x111 Tristichs and The Annihilation of Milos. He holds the 2002 Elizabeth Constantinides Memorial Translation Prize from the Modern Greek Studies Association of the United States and Canada.