Look out for Robin at the Wimbledon Bookfest, on 7 October
Robin has written an appendix on 'Xenophon and
Socrates' for the Landmark Xenophon: Anabasis, translated by David Thomas, and edited
by Shane Brennan and Robert Strassler. The book is due to be published late in 2018.
The next translation will be of Diodorus of Sicily's Library of
History, Books 16-20. As usual, this will be published by OUP in the Oxford World's Classics series, probably
Robin has written a chapter on 'Becoming a Leader in Fifth-century Athens'
for the forthcoming Blackwell Companion to Leadership in the Ancient Mediterranean World, edited by Sarah
Ferrario and Norman Sandridge. Publication is expected in 2019.
Robin has written for the publishing company Head of Zeus the text
for an illustrated book on the ancient Olympic festival. Olympia: The Story of the Ancient Olympic Games
will be published in November 2018.
And then the next translation (after Diodorus) will be Books 36-40 of
Cassius Dio, with John Rich providing the expertise.
The next history book will be A Time of Transition: Antigonus Gonatas
and the Greeks. This will be published by the University of Chicago Press in the USA, and by Oxford University
Press in the UK.
Robin has been commissioned by Basic Books in New York to translate,
introduce and annotate Marcus Aurelius' Meditations. The Annotated Meditations will be published