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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

Website: http://www.classics.cam.ac.uk/directory/simon-goldhill

Appointments

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

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Professor Robin Osborne

Classics and Ancient History History Art and Archaeology of Greece and the Greek World History of Greece and the Greek World Southern Europe Greece

Professor Nicholas Purcell

Roman social, economic and cultural history, combining the evidence of inscriptions, literary texts, and archaeology; the place of ancient history in the long-term history of the Mediterranean basin and its adjoining regions.

Professor Christopher Pelling

Greek and Latin historiography and biography, especially the literary criticism of prose texts, in particular Herodotus, Thucydides, Plutarch, and Tacitus