James Romm teaches classics at Bard College in New York State. His latest book is Ghost on the Throne: The Death of Alexander the Great and the War for Crown and Empire.
In the LRB Archive:
- Rethinking the Other in Antiquity by Erich Gruen
- Heracles to Alexander the Great: Treasures from the Royal Capital of Macedon, a Hellenic Kingdom in the Age of Democracy by Angeliki Kottaridi et al
- A Companion to Ancient Macedonia edited by Joseph Roisman and Ian Worthington
- Brill’s Companion to Ancient Macedon: Studies in the Archaeology and History of Macedon, 650 BC–300 AD edited by Robin Lane Fox