Anthony Everitt

Anthony Everitt , a former visiting professor in the visual and performing arts at Nottingham Trent University, who has written extensively on European culture, is the author of Cicero , Augustus , Hadrian and the Triumph of Rome , The Rise of Rome , and The Rise of Athens . He has as well served as secretary general of the Arts Council of Great Britain. Everitt lives near Colchester, England's first recorded town, founded by the Romans.