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UK Fellow, Classical Antiquity, elected in 1991

Professor Wolfgang Liebeschuetz FBA

About this Fellow

History

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Appointments

Current post

  • Professor Emeritus of Classical and Archaeological Studies, University of Nottingham

Past Appointments

  • Assistant Lecturer, Lecturer then Reader, University of Leicester, 1963 - 1979
  • Head of Department of Classics and Archaeology, University of Nottingham, 1979 - 1992
  • Professor Emeritus of Classical and Archaeological Studies, University of Nottingham, University of Nottingham, 1979
  • Assistant Lecturer, Lecturer then Reader, University of Leicester, 1963 - 1979
  • Head of Department of Classics and Archaeology, University of Nottingham, 1979 - 1992
  • Professor Emeritus of Classical and Archaeological Studies, University of Nottingham, University of Nottingham, 1979

Publications

Ambrose and Chrysostom 2011

East and West in Late Antiquity 2015

Barbarians and Bishops 1990

Antioch, city and imperial administration in the later Roman Empire 1971

Continuity and change in Roman religion 1979

The decline and fall of the Roman city 2001

Other Classical Antiquity Fellows

Professor Richard Hunter

Greek and Latin literature, particularly of the Hellenistic and imperial periods, and the ancient reception and criticism of classical texts

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