The College was deeply saddened to hear of the death of our Emeritus Fellow Professor Glen Dudbridge.
Common Room Members associated with Ancient World Cluster
|Heather D. Baker||Assyriology; Ancient Near Eastern history and archaeology; Assyria and Babylonia in the first millennium BC; urbanism, house and household; the royal household and palace.|
|Peter N. Bell||Late Antique and Byzantine history and historiography, historical theory, and translation.|
|David Blackman||Ancient naval history and maritime archaeology. Greek epigraphy.|
|Averil Cameron||History and literature of late antiquity and Byzantium; literary theory and history; religion and religious culture.|
|Lance Cousins||Buddhism and Jainism in Ancient India; Middle Indian languages.|
|Stephanie Dalley||Akkadian language, history and literature|
|Eleanor Dickey||Greek and Latin languages and literatures, ancient language teaching, ancient scholarship, language contact, sociolinguistics.|
|Jas Elsner||Roman, Late Antique and Early Christian art, and their receptions in both antiquity and later culture, including descriptions, travel writing, collecting and pilgrimage|
|Dag Haug||Greek and Latin linguistics, corpus linguistics, computational linguistics, general linguistics.|
|Martin Henig||I work on Roman Art, especially the Art of Roman Britain ( Roman Sculpture, Mosaics etc). And on Roman Gems. Interest in Late Antiquity.|
|Linda Hulin||Archaeology of the Levant, Egypt, Cyprus and Libya; imperial/colonial relations; nomadic/settled interaction|
|Kathryn Kelley||Assyriology; Early Mesopotamian and Iranian interaction; Scribal culture perspectives on gender, age, and class.|
|John Kroll||Greek and Roman numismatics, archaeology, history. Metrology and early monetary practices of the Near East and Greece.|
|Norbert Kunisch||Classical Archaeology: Roman Portraiture and Greek Vases.|
|John Lowe||Comp Philology & General Linguistics; Indo-European Philology; Sanskrit; Greek; Latin.|
|Martin Ovens||Philosophical and religious thought of ancient India and China.|
|Michael Roaf||Near Eastern archaeology.|
|Alan Ross||Greek and Roman Historiography; Later Roman History; Late Antiquity; Narratology & Intertextuality.|
|John Sellars||Greek and Roman Philosophy.|
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