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New blog out on my upcoming TV programme on ITV - 23rd December 8pm - ROMAN BRITAIN FROM THE AIR - co-presented with Christine Bleakley: http://michaelscottweb.blogspot.co.uk/
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Some new reviews have come out for Michael's most recent book, 'Delphi: A History of the Center of the Ancient World'. Take a look at what they had to say here:

The Guardian: http://www.theguardian.com/books/2014/may/30/delphi-history-centre-ancient-world-michael-scott-review

Ekathimerini: http://www.ekathimerini.com/4dcgi/_w_articles_wsite4_1_22/04/2014_539131
Who listened to the riddles of a Greek oracle, and why? This fine book tells the story of priestess Pythia and the battles for control of a sacred site of treasures
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Michael answers some questions posed by Princeton University Press, publishers of his new book:
http://blog.press.princeton.edu/2014/04/03/quick-questions-for-michael-scott-author-of-delphi-2/
Michael Scott is an assistant professor of classics and ancient history at the University of Warwick, though he is perhaps most recognized as a presenter for ancient history documentaries on Nation...
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Conocer cosas de la historia es hermoso pero mas de la mano de un hombre tan apasionado por ella como lo es Michael Scott
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New post on my blog - about one of the little known gems of ancient and modern Greece
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Watched your last show about the Rome X tombs. Again a very good watchable hour of TV and very interesting. Wait the results of the DNA tests. 
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Watching your new series on BBC4 tonight. As ever - learning something new from you. Keep up the good work. 
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If you missed Michael at the Hay Festival, or at his talk at the V&A, check out his next talk at the Chalke Valley Festival.

Tickets can be purchased here:
http://www.cvhf.org.uk/programme/events/event-49-delphi-centre-of-the-ancient-world/

More information at http://michaelscottweb.com/index.php/chalke-valley-history-festival-friday-27thsaturday-28th-june-2014/
Michael C Scott. Generously sponsored by. Andante-logo. Historian and classicist, Michael C. Scott will cover the whole history and nature of Delphi, from the literary and archaeological evidence, to its rise as a place of worship and the appeal of the Oracle's cryptic prophecies.
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Booking is now open for Michael's next talk, coming up in May! Take a look at his website for more information,
http://michaelscottweb.com/index.php/hay-festival-friday-30th-may/

or book here:
https://www.hayfestival.com/p-8371-michael-scott.aspx
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Today is the official launch of Michael's new book, 'Delphi: A History of the Center of the Ancient World', with Princeton University Press!

If you want to find out more about this new publication, take a look on Michael's website:
http://michaelscottweb.com/index.php/delphi-a-history-of-the-center-of-the-ancient-world/

If you would like to buy 'Delphi: A History of the Center of the Ancient World', please follow this link:
http://press.princeton.edu/titles/10184.html
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Take a look at my blog for information about my new book - 'Delphi: The Center of the Ancient World'

http://michaelscottweb.blogspot.co.uk/2014/03/delphi-history-of-centre-of-ancient.html
My new book with Princeton University Press is officially published next week: DELPHI: A HISTORY OF THE CENTRE OF THE ANCIENT WORLD. See here: http://michaelscottweb.com/index.php/delphi-a-history-of-the-center-of-the-ancient...
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New blog on my new BBC Radio 4 series Spin the Globe
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Michael is an Associate Professor in Classics and Ancient History at the University of Warwick, author of several books on ancient Greek and Roman society, and has written and presented a range of documentaries for National Geographic, History Channel and the BBC.
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  • University of Warwick
    Assistant Professor, 2012 - present
  • University of Cambridge
    Moses and Mary Finley Research Fellow, 2007 - 2011