Professor Catherine Morgan

Academic Background

Senior Research Fellow, All Souls College (from 2015)
Director, The British School at Athens (2007-2015)
Professor in Classical Archaeology, King’s College London (2005-2015)

Research Interests

History and archaeology of Greece, Greek sanctuaries and religion, Politics and cultural identities, Early Greek poetry, Landscape archaeology, The Corinthia, the Corinthian Gulf, and Western Greece, Pottery production, technology, and use.

Research Keywords

Greek Archaeology, Greek History, Mediterranean Studies, Ionian Islands.


Full Publications:


Selected Publications:

'The British Salonica Force, the British School at Athens, and the Archaic–Hellenistic Archaeology of Macedonia', in Archaeology Behind the Battle Lines: the Macedonian Campaign (1915-1919) and its Legacy, A. Shapland and E. Stefani (eds.), (London 2017), 121-80.

Interpreting the Seventh Century BC: Tradition and Innovation , Morgan, C. and Charalambidou, X (eds.), (Oxford 2017).

(ed. with S. Hornblower), Pindar's Poetry, Patrons and Festivals: From Archaic Greece to the Roman Empire, (Oxford: Oxford University Press 2007).

Phanagoria Studies 1. Attic Fine Pottery of the Archaic to Hellenistic Periods in Phanagoria , (Leiden: Brill 2004).

Early Greek States Beyond the Polis , (London: Routledge 2003).

Isthmia VIII. The Mycenaean Settlement and Early Iron Age Sanctuary , (Princeton: American School of Classical Studies at Athens 1999).