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UK Fellow, Classical Antiquity, elected in 2016

Professor Simon Goldhill FBA

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About this Fellow

The study of ancient Greek literature and culture, and its reception, especially in the nineteenth century



Current post

  • Professor of Greek, University of Cambridge; Director of the Centre for Research in the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities (CRASSH); Fellow, King's College, Cambridge

Other Classical Antiquity Fellows

Professor P J Rhodes

Ancient Greek history, especially politics and political institutions, and the literary and other sources for ancient history

Professor Sir Richard Sorabji

Philosophy of Mind, Ethics, Philosophy of Physics, Metaphysics, History of Greek and Roman Philosophy (all branches) to 600CE, History of Islamic, Philosophy, Indian Philosophy, Philosophy of Church Fathers to 600CE