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DOI: 10.1111/b.9781405156875.2009.00001.x


Jean Andreau is Directeur d'Études at the École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales in Paris. He specializes in the economic and social history of the Roman world. In 1999 he published Banking and Business in the Roman World (Cambridge). His most recent book is J. Andreau and V. Chankowski (eds), Vocabulaire et expression de l'économie dans le monde antique (Bordeaux 2007). He is currently working on a history of the Roman economy and collaborates, along with Jonathan Prag, in a group directed by Sylvie Pittia which is preparing a new edition and commentary of Cicero's third speech against Verres (the De frumento ). Shelley Hales is Senior Lecturer in Art and Visual Culture at the University of Bristol and specializes in the roles and meanings of Roman domestic art and architecture. She is the author of Roman Houses and Social Identity (Cambridge 2003). She is currently working on the reception of Pompeii in nineteenth-century culture. Stephen Harrison is Fellow and Tutor in Classics at Corpus Christi College, Oxford, and Professor of Classical Languages and Literature in the University of Oxford. He has written widely on the Roman novels and was a co-founder of the journal Ancient Narrative ( www.ancientnarrative.com) . He is editor of Oxford Readings in the Roman Novel (Oxford 1999) and author of Apuleius: A Latin Sophist (Oxford 2000). Valerie Hope is a lecturer ... log in or subscribe to read full text

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