Early Greek poetry, Greek drama, oratory & historiography of the classical period, ancient Greek law.
- Professor Emeritus of Mycenaean Greek, University of Cambridge
The history, culture & religions of the Roman Empire from the first to the fifth centuries, with an emphasis on Christianity; the Theodosian Code
Greek & Roman history, with special interests in Italy, the rise of the Roman Empire, literacy, & topics that verge on other disciplines, especially psychology, economics & environmental sciences
Greek literature, especially drama; ancient poetics and aesthetics, especially in Plato, Aristotle and Longinus