Michael has been promoted to a Professorship at the University of Warwick in recognition of his achievements in research, teaching, public engagement and outreach
Michael returns to BBC2 in a new 3 part series Ancient Invisible Cities, exploring Cairo, Istanbul and Athens
Scott is a lucid teacher who brings the past to life with his effortlessly engaging style.
- The Mail on Sunday.
Michael charmed us all with his huge expertise, deep knowledge and extremely personable approach to history.
- Sarah Rigby, Hutchinson Senior Editor
Michael Scott deftly steers the study of ancient history into the twenty-first century.
- Prof. Walter Scheidel, Stanford University
“The abolition of roaming charges will make us more global – it will allow us to engage more deeply with the wider EU”: World History Magazine
“The scourge of the massive (often unintended) holiday mobile-phone bill… should be at an end.”Read More
Invisible Cities airs on BBC2 in late 2018. In the latest series of Invisible Cities, Michael heads to Cairo, Istanbul and Athens across 3 episodes, to uncover the forgotten, hard to reach and invisible aspects of these extraordinary cities and in so doing, offers new perspectives on their dramatic and important histories.Read More
Am currently fascinated by the Almeida’s new Figures of Speech season – and particularly Derek Jacobi’s performance of Socrates ‘I go to my death’ speech given after he was convicted by an Athenian jury and […] Read More