CV

Oliver D. Smith

Independent researcher | amateur meteorologist.

Editor of Mammatus Journal. 🛸

Cloud Appreciation Society ☁️ member #58,402.

Education

  • MA Classical Studies (Humanities), The Open University.
  • BA (Hons) Classical Civilisation, University of Roehampton.
    • Diss. Atlantis and Euhemerism: Geomythology.

Work experience

Publications

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For a full list of my publications (including desk rejection manuscripts) see links above.

* = peer-reviewed | 🗉 = supplement/errata/note.

2022

  • “Nessie and Noctilucent Clouds: A Meteorological Explanation for Some Loch Ness Monster Sightings,” Coolabah.* [forthcoming]
  • “Chariots and Soldiers in the Sky: Judaea (66 CE),” SUNlite 14, no. 4 (2022): 11-12.

2021

Print ISSN: 2635-0890.

2020

  • “An Alternative Site for Troy on Imbros (Gökçeada),” Kerberos: KCL’s Classics Undergraduate Research Journal 2, no. 2 (2020): 61-70.*

2019

2018

  • “Hesiod and Geomythology,” Logoi: The Oxford and Cambridge Undergraduate Classics Journal 1, no. 1 (2018): 1-11.*

2016

2014

  • Atlantis in Greece (Morrisville, NC: Lulu Books, 2014).

Out of print.

2012

  • “Atlantis as Troy? A Rebuttal of Eberhard Zangger’s Hypothesis,” Damysos: Roehampton’s Classics Journal 1 no. 1 (2012): 4-9.*
  • “Atlantis in Thessaly,” Damysos: Roehampton’s Classics Journal 1, no. 1 (2012): 1-3.* 🗉 [republished in appendix of Atlantis in Greece]

Conference talks / abstracts

  • “Greek Myth and the Relict Hominoid Hypothesis: Satyrs and Neanderthals,” The OU Classical Studies Postgraduate WiP Day, Milton Keynes (May 9, 2019).
  • “Atlantis: Fact or Fiction?,” University of Roehampton, London (April 24, 2013).