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UK Fellow, Classical Antiquity, elected in 1971

Professor Peter Brown FBA

About this Fellow


Current post

  • Rollins Professor of History, Princeton University

Past Appointments

  • Professor of History and Classics, University of California, Berkeley, 1978 - 1986
  • Professor of History, Royal Holloway University of London, 1975 - 1978
  • Rollins Professor of History, Princeton, 1986


Augustine of Hippo: a biography 1967

The world of late antiquity 1971

The body and society: men, women and sexual renunciation in early Christianity 1989

Other Classical Antiquity Fellows

Professor Amelie Kuhrt

My areas of expertise lie in the social, cultural and political history of the ancient Middle East (c.3000-100 BC), especially the Assyrian, Babylonian, Persian and Seleucid empires.