Dr Michael Scott

Dr Michael Scott was formerly the Moses and Mary Finley Research
Fellow in Ancient History and is now Research Associate at Darwin
College, Cambridge University, and Affi liated Lecturer in the Faculty
of Classics, Cambridge. His research focuses on the ancient history and
archaeology of the Greek and Roman worlds, subjects on which he has
written and taught extensively in Europe as well as in North and South
America. He recently presented a BBC documentary series on luxury and
the ancient and medieval worlds. Alongside a host of published work in
academic journals, Dr Scott is author of From Democrats to Kings: the
story of how the Greek world changed from Athens to Alexander the