Mary Beard

Mary Beard is a professor of classics at Newnham College, Cambridge, and the classics editor of the TLS. She has world-wide academic acclaim, and is a fellow of the British Academy and a member of the American Academy of Arts and Science Her previous books include the best-selling, Wolfson Prize-winning Pompeii, The Roman Triumph and The Parthenon (in the Wonders of the World series of which she is general editor). Her TLS blog has been collected in the books It's a Don's Life [9781846682513]...See more