Professor Jane Lightfoot FBA

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

Elected 2018

UK Fellow
2018
Classics

Current post

University of Oxford Professor of Greek Literature

New College, Oxford Charlton Fellow and Tutor in Classics

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