Centre for Continuing Education

Brian Brennan


Brian Brennan hold a Master’s degree with honours in Classical Studies and a Ph.D in Ancient History. He has specialised in the religious and cultural history of the Later Roman World, concentrating first on Roman Egypt and then on Gaul, from the Romans through to the successor kingdom of the Frankish kings of the Merovingian dynasty. He has published a number of journal articles on Late Roman and Gallic topics.

Brian has visited Italy many times and has led numerous study tours to Rome and to different parts of Italy. He has a particular interest in Roman architecture and classical revivalism. Brian has visited many of Palladio’s villas as well as significant Palladian-style buildings in England, Germany, Russia and the USA.