Classics

2021 Leventis Professor of Greek and conference

The School of History, Classics and Archaeology is delighted to announce that the twelfth A. G. Leventis Visiting Professor in Greek will be Professor Roderick Beaton, FBA.

HCA Professor Roderick Beaton
Professor Roderick Beaton

The School of History, Classics and Archaeology is delighted to announce that the twelfth A. G. Leventis Visiting Professor in Greek will be Professor Roderick Beaton FBA. Professor Beaton’s tenure of the Chair will fall in Autumn 2021, a year which sees the bicentenary of the Greek Revolution of 1821. Accordingly, the theme of the twelfth A. G. Leventis Conference (provisionally scheduled for 4–7 November 2021) will be ‘The Greek Revolution, the Classical Tradition, and the Scottish Connection’.

More information will follow in due course.