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Forthcoming Classical Language & Literature Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. A Handbook of Greek Literature (Routledge Revivals)

    From Homer to the Age of Lucian

    By H. J. Rose

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1934, this book covers a broad array of ancient Greek literature, taking into account the most acknowledged of the Greek authors as well as those less well known. H. J. Rose presents the latest findings of the time in terms of research into Greek literature and covers subjects...

    To Be Published September 9th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Lucian and His Roman Voices

    Cultural Exchanges and Conflicts in the Late Roman Empire

    By Eleni Bozia

    Series: Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies

    Lucian and His Roman Voices examines cultural exchanges, political propaganda, and religious conflicts in the Early Roman Empire through the eyes of Lucian, his contemporary Roman authors, and Christian Apologists. Offering a multi-faceted analysis of the Lucianic corpus, this book explores how...

    To Be Published October 20th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Greek Tragedy in Action

    2nd Edition

    By Oliver Taplin

    Oliver Taplin's seminal study was revolutionary in drawing out the significance of stage action in Greek tragedy at a time when plays were often read purely as texts, rather than understood as performances.Professor Taplin explores nine plays, including Aeschylus' agamemnon and Sophocles' Oedipus...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  4. A Handbook of Greek Mythology

    6th Edition

    By H. J. Rose

    In this new and substantially revised edition of H. J. Rose's classic survey and analysis of the evolution and tradition of Greek myth, Robin Hard adds various features which bring the work up-to-date with contemporary scholarship and address the needs of students.* a new preface analysing and...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Greek Tragedy

    By H.D.F. Kitto

    Series: Routledge Classics

    'Two things give Kitto's classic book its enduring freshness: he pioneered the approach to Greek drama through internal artistry and thematic form, and he always wrote in lively and readable English.' - Oliver Taplin, University of Oxford, UK Why did Aeschylus characterize differently from...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Theology and Existentialism in Aeschylus

    Written in the Cosmos

    By Richard Rader

    Series: Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies

    Philosophy and Religion in Aeschylus revivifies the complex question of fate and freedom in the tragedies of the famous Greek playwright. Starting with Sartre’s insights about radical existential freedom, this book shows that Aeschylus is concerned with the ethical ramifications of surrendering our...

    To Be Published December 17th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Resurrection and Reception in Early Christianity

    By Richard C. Miller

    Series: Routledge Studies in Religion

    This book offers an original interpretation of the origin and early reception of the most fundamental claim of Christianity: Jesus’ resurrection. Richard Miller contends that the earliest Christians would not have considered the New Testament accounts of Jesus’ resurrection to be literal or...

    To Be Published January 19th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Byzantine Readings of Ancient Historians

    Texts in Translation

    By Anthony Kaldellis

    Series: Routledge Classical Translations

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Metafiction in Classical Literature

    The Invention of Self-Conscious Fiction

    By Owen Hodkinson

    Series: Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies

    Metafiction, the practice in fictional texts of displaying an awareness of their fictional status, highlighting it, or even exploring it after the manner of literary criticism, existed in ancient Greek and Roman literature. The significance of metafiction to this field is very great—arguably even...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Intermediate Latin

    A Grammar and Workbook

    By Jean-François Mondon

    Series: Grammar Workbooks

    This grammar plus integrated workbook outlines every major grammatical point usually taught in an intermediate college Latin course as well as other grammar points which may be introduced in the 1st semester of reading prose or poetry. Features include: carefully management and repetition of...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge