Michael Carroll

Michael Carroll graduated from Trinity College Dublin in 2009 with a BA in Greek and Philosophy. After completing an MSt in Ancient Philosophy at Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford, he moved to St John’s College, Cambridge to do a PhD in Classics (2010-14). In 2017 he took up the position of lecturer in Greek Literature at the University of St Andrews. Most of his research to date has been on Greek tragedy and lyric, and his first book – on metaphor in the tragedies of Aeschylus – is close to completion.