Skip Content
UK Fellow, Classical Antiquity, elected in 2002

Professor Stephen Mitchell FBA

Professor Stephen Mitchell FBA profile picture

About this Fellow

Classics and Ancient History

Website: http://humanities.exeter.ac.uk/classics/staff/mitchell/

Appointments

Current post

  • Formerly Leverhulme Professor of Hellenistic Culture, University of Exeter

Past Appointments

  • Professor in Classics and Ancient History, University of Wales, Swansea, 1993 - 2001
  • Leverhulme Professor of Hellenistic Culture, University of Exeter, 2002 - 2012
  • Leverhulme Professor of Hellenistic Culture, University of Exeter, University of Exeter, 2002 - 2012
  • Leverhulme Professor of Hellenistic Culture, University of Exeter, University of Exeter, 2002 - 2012

British Academy Appointments

  • Member of Council, 2006 - 2009

Publications

A History of the Later Roman Empire 285-641 2nd edition 2014

the Greek and Latin Inscriptions of Ankara. Vol. 1 From Augustus to the Third Century AD 2012

Anatolia: land, men and gods in Asia Minor (2 vols) 1993

Cremna in Pisidia: an ancient city in peace and war 1995

Pisidian Antioch. The site and its monuments 1998

Other Classical Antiquity Fellows

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

Professor Michael Silk

Ancient Greek poetry and drama; the classical tradition, especially in English poetry and German thought; Nietzsche; poetics and poetic language; theories of literature