I’m Professor of Classics at King’s College London.

I’m a classicist, originally focused on Ancient Greek theatre. I’ve spent most of my career blending data from ancient Greek literature with sociology, history, political theory and philosophy. I like to write about the ancient world in its holistic form, relating individuals and their ideas to important cultural, historical and political moments.

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A People’s History of Classics: Class and Greco-Roman Antiquity in Britain and Ireland, 1689 to 1939

Aristotle's Way: Ten Ways Ancient Wisdom Can Change Your Life