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UK Fellow, Classical Antiquity, elected in 2011

Professor Timothy Barnes FBA

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About this Fellow

The history, culture & religions of the Roman Empire from the first to the fifth centuries, with an emphasis on Christianity; the Theodosian Code

Website: http://www.ed.ac.uk/schools-departments/divinity/staff-profiles/barnes

Appointments

Current post

  • Honorary Professor, University of Edinburgh; Emeritus Professor of Classics, University of Toronto

Other Classical Antiquity Fellows

Professor Eleanor Dickey

Greek and Latin languages and literature; ancient scholarship; ancient bilingualism and second-language learning; politeness and forms of address in Latin and Greek; sociolinguistics of ancient languages

Professor Simon Swain

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

Professor Robert Fowler

Greek historiography and mythography; Greek epic poetry; Greek lyric poetry; History of Classical Scholarship

Professor Garth Fowden

Intellectual currents and imperial horizons in the first millennium CE, from Augustus to Avicenna, Central Asia to the Atlantic. Emergent Islam in its late antique context