Prof. John Bennet is the Director of the British School at Athens and an archaeologist and classicist.

 

He specialises in the archaeology of complex societies of the Bronze Age Aegean (Minoan and Mycenaean cultures) and their early writing and administrative systems (Linear B). Prof. Bennet is also jointly responsible with “The Lego Classicist” for the LC Family motto, “To Do History is to Play”.

Prof. John Bennet was inducted into the LC Family 2017 and in 2020, Prof. Bennet was awarded the Lego Classicists of the Year Award for his inclusive approach to the ancient world and his support of the LC Family.

Prof. John Bennet outside the BSA
Prof. John Bennet outside the BSA

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Lego John Bennet
Lego John Bennet

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Prof. John Bennet outside the BSA
Prof. John Bennet outside the BSA

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