Julia Kindt

Professor Julia Kindt

  • Post Nominals: FAHA
  • Fellow Type: Fellow
  • Elected to the Academy: 2018
  • Section(s): Religion, History, Classical Studies


Julia Kindt is Professor in the Department of Classics and Ancient History at the University of Sydney and a current ARC Future Fellow (2019-22). Her publications include Rethinking Greek Religion (Cambridge, 2012), Revisiting Delphi: Religion and Storytelling in Ancient Greece (Cambridge, 2016), The Oxford Handbook of Ancient Greek Religion (Oxford, 2015, jointly edited with E. Eidinow), and Theologies of Ancient Greek Religion (Cambridge, 2016), (jointly edited with R. Osborne and E. Eidinow).

She is a member of the editorial board of the Journal of Ancient History and a Senior area editor of the Oxford Research Encylopaedia of Religions (ORE). She is also currently involved in a new interdisciplinary initiative on ‘multispecies justice’ housed in the Environmental Institute at the University of Sydney.

Acknowledgement of Country

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