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UK Fellow, Classical Antiquity, elected in 1985

Professor James Diggle FBA

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About this Fellow

Classics and Ancient History

Website: http://www.classics.cam.ac.uk/directory/james-diggle

Appointments

Current post

  • Emeritus Professor of Greek and Latin, University of Cambridge

Past Appointments

  • Professor of Greek and Latin, University of Cambridge, 1995
  • Emeritus Professor of Greek and Latin, University of Cambridge, University of Cambridge, 1995
  • Fellow, Queens' College University of Cambridge, 1966

Publications

The Phaethon of Euripides 1970

Euripidis Fabulae (3 vols), 1981-1991

Euripidea: collected essays 1994

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Roman social, economic and cultural history, combining the evidence of inscriptions, literary texts, and archaeology; the place of ancient history in the long-term history of the Mediterranean basin and its adjoining regions.

Professor Christopher Pelling

Greek and Latin historiography and biography, especially the literary criticism of prose texts, in particular Herodotus, Thucydides, Plutarch, and Tacitus

Professor Michael Silk

Ancient Greek poetry and drama; the classical tradition, especially in English poetry and German thought; Nietzsche; poetics and poetic language; theories of literature