WORK IN PROGRESS

 

Monographs in progress

Escape from Rome: the death of an empire and the birth of the modern West, under contract with Princeton University Press (c.200 p., to be completed in 2018)

The demography of the Greco-Roman world, ‘Key themes in ancient history’ series, under contract with Cambridge University Press (c.200 p., to be completed in 2019)

 

Edited volumes in progress

The science of Roman history: biology, climate and the future of the past, under contract with Princeton University Press (to be completed in 2016)

[co-edited with Peter Bang and Christopher Bayly ] The Oxford world history of empire, under contract with Oxford University Press (2 vols., completion planned for 2016)

 

Journal articles in progress or planned

‘Rule from the margins: Rome’s Illyrican borderlands emperors, 235-610 CE’ (completion planned for 2016)

‘Monarchical succession and dynastic continuity in world history’ (completion planned for 2017)

‘The emperor’s new blood: violence, succession, and the nature of the Roman monarchy’ (completion planned for 2017)

‘On the amount and distribution of wealth in the Roman empire’

[with Andrew Monson] ‘Metaethnic frontiers in the ancient world, 3000 BCE to 500 CE’