Simon Goldhill is the director of CRASSH, Professor in Greek Literature and Culture and Fellow of King's College, Cambridge. His appointment in 2011 coincided with the Centre's move to the Alison Richard Building and its 10th anniversary.
Simon's research interests include: Greek Tragedy, Greek Culture, Literary Theory, Later Greek Literature, and Reception. His latest book is Victorian Culture and Classical Antiquity: Art, Opera, Fiction, and the Proclamation of Modernity. He directs the ERC-funded project: the Bible and Antiquity in Nineteenth-Century Culture.
October 2011 - Present