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Faculty of Classics


Name Office phone Email address Job titles
Francesco De Vita Supervisor: Prof. James Warren, College: Corpus Christi, Title of Thesis: The Social Organisation of the Epicurean Community
Mr Nicholas Denyer 01223 338569 (College) Senior Lecturer in Classics (Ancient Philosophy), Fellow and College Senior Lecturer in Philosophy, Trinity College
Angharad Derbyshire Supervisor: Dr Rebecca Laemmle, College: Trinity, Title of Thesis (preliminary): Scrutinising Identity through Space and Time in Imperial Greek Fictional Travel Narratives
Riccardo Di Stefano Supervisor: Dr Laura Castelli, College: King's, Title of Thesis (preliminary): Alexander of Aphrodisias on the Nature and Structure of Deliberation
Professor James Diggle 01223 335527 Emeritus Professor of Greek and Latin, Fellow of Queens' College

Latest news

Soundmarks Project

12 February 2024

Soundmarks, an art/archaeology collaboration between Rose Ferraby, Cambridge Archaeologist, and Rob St John using sound and visual art launches at DIG in York. In 2019 the pair created work exploring and animating the sub-surface landscape of Aldborough Roman Town in North Yorkshire, UK. Soundmarks Aldborough was re-shown...

Vacancy: Assistant Professor in Latin literature

8 February 2024

The Faculty of Classics is seeking to appoint an Assistant Professor in Classics (Latin literature) from 01 September 2024. The role is open to those, at any stage in their career, with a primary research interest in Latin literature. The successful candidates will have, or be expected to develop, a record of world-class...

Publication: The New Documents in Mycenaean Greek

24 January 2024

The Faculty of Classics is proud to announce the publication of The New Documents in Mycenaean Greek , edited by John Killen FBA, the Emeritus Professor of Mycenaean Greek. More than a dozen leading Mycenologists have contributed chapters and sections to this seminal work in two volumes, comprised of more than 1100 pages...

Launch of the Faculty of Classics portal on the Cambridge Digital Library

15 January 2024

The Cambridge Digital Library has launched a dedicated Faculty of Classics portal . The first two collections feature digitized archival material from the Papers of Alan J. B. Wace, Laurence Professor of Classical Archaeology 1934-1944. Digital Thessaly features Alan Wace’s notebooks and photographs from his 1908-1910...