Professor Dame Averil Cameron

Professor Dame Averil Cameron

Leverhulme Emeritus Fellow, 2011-13; chair, Oxford Centre for Byzantine Research

Research Interests:

History and culture of late antiquity and Byzantium, including religious and ecclesiastical history.

Current projects: 

Byzantium on the eve of Islam and in the early Islamic period; ‘Byzantine Christianity’ (SPCK Press).  

General interests:

Orthodoxy and heresy; religion and culture in late antiquity and Byzantium; types of eastern Christianity in late antiquity

  • Il potere di Costantino. Dimensioni e limiti del potere imperiale

  • Thinking with Byzantium

  • 'The cost of orthodoxy', Dutch Annual Lectures in Patristics 2


  • The anxiety of images: meanings and material objects

  • More