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UK Fellow, Classical Antiquity, elected in 2018

Professor Jane Lightfoot FBA

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About this Fellow

The exploration, through editions, commentaries, and exegeses, of un- or under-explored classical texts: mythography, ethnography, geography, oracular literature, astrology, medicine; Hellenistic and imperial poetry and prose

Website: https://www.new.ox.ac.uk/node/998

Appointments

Current post

  • Professor of Greek Literature, University of Oxford; Charlton Fellow and Tutor in Classics, New College, Oxford

Other Classical Antiquity Fellows

Professor Pierre Briant

History, culture and societies in the Ancient Near East, during the Achaemenid period and the period of Alexander's conquests

Professor Bert Smith

Ancient Greek and Roman art and visual history; marble sculpture and portraits; late antiquity; archaeology of Greek cities of Eastern Roman Empire

Professor Andrew Wallace-Hadrill

Latin Language and Literature History of Rome, Italy and the Roman Provinces Art and Archaeology of Rome, Italy and the Roman Provinces Classical Art and Archaeology Southern Europe

Professor Chris Carey

Early Greek poetry, Greek drama, oratory & historiography of the classical period, ancient Greek law.