Dr Alex Metcalfe

Dr Alex Metcalfe

Dr Alex Metcalfe is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of History at Lancaster University, where his research spans the wider Mediterranean basin and the Middle East, with a particular focus on Sicily, al-Andalus, the Maghrib, and southern Italy under the Byzantines. He graduated in Literæ Humaniores from Exeter College, Oxford, and is an advanced speaker of Arabic, Latin, Greek, and Italian. Alex has given lectures at history and Classics seminars all over the world.