About this Fellow
Classics and Ancient History
- Emeritus Professor of Papyrology, University College London
- Reader then Professor of Papyrology, University College London, 1979 - 2000
The social & intellectual history of late antiquity, & early Christian (patristic) studies, in the Mediterranean world of the third to the seventh century
Religion & institutions of ancient Rome, between the IIId c. BC & the IIId c.AD (Epigraphy, history & archaeology).
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
Greek and Latin literature, particularly of the Hellenistic and imperial periods, and the ancient reception and criticism of classical texts