Clare College Cambridge

Professor Paul Cartledge

Professor Paul Cartledge

A.G. Leventis Senior Research Fellow of Clare
Emeritus A.G. Leventis Professor of Greek Culture in the Faculty of Classics

What is your subject and specific area of study?

Ancient Greek History (c. 1500 BCE on), all aspects thereof. My latest book is Democracy: A Life (Oxford U.P. 2016, new paperback edition with Afterword, 2018). My next book publication will be Thebes: Forgotten City of Ancient Greece (Macmillan & Abrams, 2020).

What makes Clare College such a good place to study your subject?