Ancient Lives

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Project Credits

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Dirk Obbink
University Lecturer in Papyrology and Greek Literature and Fellow and Tutor in Greek at Christ Church College, University of Oxford.

James Brusuelas
Research Associate of Corpus Christi College, University of Oxford, and Postdoctoral Researcher in Papyrology for the Oxyrhynchus Papyri Project, University of Oxford, and the Adler Planetarium in Chicago, Illinois.

Paul Ellis
Research Associate and Postdoctoral Researcher on the 'Imaging Papyri' and 'Ancient Lives' projects at the University of Oxford.

Spiro Vranjes
Project Researcher on the 'Imaging Papyri' project.


Chris Lintott
Researcher in Astrophysics and 'Citizen Science' at the University of Oxford, where he leads the Zooniverse project of which Ancient Lives forms part.

Arfon Smith
Director of Citizen Science at the Adler Planetarium, Chicago and technical lead of the Zooniverse.

Michael Parrish
Software developer at the Adler Planetarium in Chicago.