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UK Fellow, Classical Antiquity, elected in 1977

Professor Peter Parsons FBA

About this Fellow

Classics and Ancient History



Current post

  • Regius Professor of Greek Emeritus, University of Oxford

Past Appointments

  • Lecturer in Papyrology, University of Oxford, 1960 - 1989
  • Regius Professor of Greek, University of Oxford, 1989


The Oxyrhynchus papyri, vol XLII 1973

Supplementum Hellenisticum 1983

City of the Sharp-nosed Fish 2007

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Professor Gian Biagio Conte

Latin literature and textual criticism, especially of Latin poetical texts; literary theory and interpretation of Classical texts; history of scholarship