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Professor Simon Swain FBA

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About this Fellow

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

Appointments

Current post

  • Professor of Classics and Greco-Arabic Studies, Pro-Vice-Chancellor (External Engagement), University of Warwick

Other Classical Antiquity Fellows

Professor Catherine Morgan

Classical archaeology of the Mediterranean, the Adriatic and the Black Sea; Greek political organisation; Greek religion; island studies; Archaic poetry

Professor Simon Keay

The archaeology of ports, commerce, urbanism and cultural change in the early Roman Mediterranean, particularly Italy and Iberia; the application of non-destructive field -techniques to archaeological sites

Professor Denis Feeney

Roman history and Latin literature of the Republic and early Principate, with a special interest in time, religion, and institutions of literary culture