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UK Fellow, Classical Antiquity, elected in 1990

Dr Stephanie West FBA

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About this Fellow


Current post

  • Emeritus Fellow, Hertford College, Oxford

Past Appointments

  • Lecturer in Classics, Senior Research Fellow and Fellow Librarian, Hertford College University of Oxford, 1966 - 2005
  • Emeritus Fellow, Hertford College, Oxford, Hertford College University of Oxford, 2005


The Ptolemaic papyri of Homer 1967

Omero, Odissea 1 (libri I-IV) 1981

A commentary on Homer's Odyssey 1 1988

Demythologisation in Herodotus 2002

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Ancient economies, societies, civilizations. The archaeology and history of the Roman Empire and its neighbours at the very large scale

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Professor M M McCabe

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