11, Building: 11B-1-27
2300 København S
Primary fields of research
Greek history, above all the Archaic period. Military matters, hoplite warfare, socio-religious aspects of warfare in ancient Greece, the "Homeric society", oral poetry, early writing in Europe in predominantly oral societies, early literacy.
A comparative study of early literacy in a number of hitherto oral societies with a view to defining the dissemination and the use of early literacy in Greece of the early Archaic period. Also currently working on a complete Danish translation of Thucydides.