Alice Bennett

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Cornwall, United Kingdom
King's College London, University Of Oxford
The Fall Of Rome, Greco-Roman Philosophy, The History Of Cinema
  • In 2022 Alice designed and scripted a light-hearted educational series on the history of the Byzantine Empire and Dark Age Europe for Yuno.
  • She is passionate about the protection of archaeological sites and is a card-carrying member of the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings and English Heritage.
  • Alice has absolutely no life and has seen every single one of IMDB's Top 250 movies.


Alice has worked as a professional writer and editor since 2019. She is the senior ancient and medieval history editor for the Collector. In the past, she has produced scripts on historical topics for a variety of YouTube channels, including Planet Explained and Captivating History. She is a also top 20 contributor to Parlia's Encyclopaedia of Opinions. Alice has lived and worked in various locations across the Mediterranean and the Middle East on an ongoing mission to visit and photograph the world's great ancient sites.


Alice has a bachelor's in Ancient History from Kings College London and a master's degree in Late Antique and Byzantine studies from Wolfson College Oxford. Her master's specialism focused on the last vestiges of pagan philosophy during the late Roman Empire.
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