C. Robert Phillips

First Name: 

C.

Middle Name: 

Robert

Last Name: 

Phillips

Full Title: 

Professor

Email: 

Education: 

PHD, Brown, 1974.

Interests: 

Ancient, Roman law, Roman religion

Address: 

Maginnes 330

Phone: 

610-758-3357

Profile: 

Professor Phillips, trained in both ancient history and literature, specializes in the history of the Roman Empire, Greco-Roman religion, and the history of classical scholarship. He has strong interests in the sociology of knowledge and literature. Widely published on Roman religion, early Christianity, and magic, he is finishing a book on Roman religion for Johns Hopkins University Press, and starting a commentary on the Roman religion passages of Festus for Oxford University Press (Clarendon Press).