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Professor Herwig Maehler FBA

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About this Fellow


Current post

  • Emeritus Professor of Papyrology, University College London

Past Appointments

  • Reader then Professor of Papyrology, University College London, 1979 - 2000


Hellenistic Bookhands (with G.Cavallo) Berlin, 2008

Urkunden römischer Zeit Berliner Griechische Urkunden 1968

Papyri aus Hermupolis Berliner Griechische Urkunden 1974

Die Lieder des Bakchylides (2 vols) 1982, 1997

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The social & intellectual history of late antiquity, & early Christian (patristic) studies, in the Mediterranean world of the third to the seventh century

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Professor Cyprian Broodbank

Comparative world archaeology and deep history; the archaeology of the Mediterranean; Aegean prehistory; the archaeology of islands; the emergence of connectivity, particularly maritime; landscape archaeology

Professor Richard Hunter

Greek and Latin literature, particularly of the Hellenistic and imperial periods, and the ancient reception and criticism of classical texts