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UK Fellow, Classical Antiquity, elected in 2010

Professor Dame Mary Beard FBA

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About this Fellow

The history, literature and culture of the classical world, and its impact on later periods



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  • Professor of Classics, University of Cambridge

Other Classical Antiquity Fellows

Professor Simon Swain

Culture and history of the Greek world under Rome; History of Medicine in antiquity and the middle ages; the legacy of Greek thought in medieval Islam

Professor Robert Fowler

Greek historiography and mythography; Greek epic poetry; Greek lyric poetry; History of Classical Scholarship

Professor Garth Fowden

Intellectual currents and imperial horizons in the first millennium CE, from Augustus to Avicenna, Central Asia to the Atlantic. Emergent Islam in its late antique context

Dr Miltiades Hatzopoulos

The epigraphy, ancient topography, language, religion, institutions and political history of Macedonia in classical antiquity