Tim Whitmarsh is A.G. Leventis Professor of Greek Culture at Cambridge. Battling the Gods: Atheism in the Ancient World is coming out next February.
In the LRB Archive:
- How to Manage Your Slaves by Marcus Sidonius Falx, with Jerry Toner
- The School of Rome: Latin Studies and the Origins of Liberal Education by Martin Bloomer
- Aesopic Conversations: Popular Tradition, Cultural Dialogue and the Invention of Greek Prose by Leslie Kurke
- Lucian: A Selection edited by Neil Hopkinson