» Professor Christopher Pelling
Professor Christopher Pelling
M.A., D.Phil. FBA.
Role or Position
Regius Professor of Greek
Christopher returned to Christ Church in 2003 when he became Regius Professor of Greek. He had earlier been a Senior Scholar in the 1970s, and in between he spent twenty-nine years as Fellow and Praelector in Classics at University College.
His research interests range over Greek and Latin historiography and biography, and also over other areas of Greek literature, especially tragedy.
His books include *Plutarch: Life of Antony* (1988), *Literary Texts and the Greek Historian* (2000), and *Plutarch and History* (2002)
Other interests include cricket (watching: he is a member of the MCC), golf (playing, badly), music, and country walks (gentle).
Updated: Monday 17th February 2014 11:31