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Browse all of the latest news and updates from Routledge Classical Studies. We regularly publish helpful information and news within the area of Classical Studies to celebrate our publishing program and the individuals that make it possible.

Recent News Articles

  1. Cicero: The Philosophy of a Roman Sceptic

    Cicero’s philosophical works introduced Latin audiences to the ideas of the Stoics, Epicureans and other schools and figures of the post-Aristotelian period, thus influencing the transmission of those ideas through later history. While Cicero’s value as documentary evidence for the Hellenistic schools is unquestioned, Cicero: The Philosophy of a Roman Sceptic explores his writings as works of philosophy that do more than simply synthesize the thought of others, but instead offer a unique viewpoint of their own. 

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  2. Rediscover tandfebooks with five free-to-view Classical Studies titles

    With over 50,000 eBooks across the humanities, social sciences and education Taylor & Francis eBooks provides direct access to a wealth of quality academic content for research and study.

    All titles purchased by your institution from March 1st 2015 onwards will be DRM-free, meaning that you can access, print and copy and paste without any restrictions at all. In addition new powerful filtered search enables you to effortlessly reach the most relevant content. Rediscover how tandfebooks can help you.

    To celebrate, we have made five titles in Classical Studies free to view on Taylor & Francis eBooks until the end of April - why not take a look? 

  3. Discover Routledge’s Outstanding Academic Titles 2014!

    Routledge had more than 275 titles recommended by Choice magazine in 2014, and we are honored that 32 of these have been selected as Choice Outstanding Academic Titles 2014!

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  4. CHOICE Outstanding Academic Titles for 2014

    Each year CHOICE Magazine names a small percentage of the best scholarly works reviewed in their magazine as Outstanding Academic Titles. Routledge is delighted to announce that some of our most popular Classical Studies and Archaeology titles have been chosen for this highly selective list in 2014.

    Click here to view the Routledge titles chosen for this prestigious honor, along with select praise from Choice.  

  5. Book Launch for Roman Literature, Gender and Reception: Domina Illustris

    Co-sponsored by the University of Maryland Classics Department and the Center for Literary and Comparative Studies, the book launch for Roman Literature, Gender and Reception: Domina Illustris will include a panel of speakers about the book and its nineteen essays followed by a celebratory reception.

    Find out more about the event.

  6. Pompeii & Herculaneum - Are you going?

    Are you planning on visiting the British Museum's latest exhibition 'Life and Death in Pompeii and Herculaneum'?

    For this article we've brought together a selection of our books about these Ancient sites, including Alison Cooley and M.G.L Cooley's upcoming title Pompeii and Herculaneum: A Sourcebook (2nd Edtion)

  7. Routledge Worlds Catalog

    Click here to view the Routledge Worlds catalog, featuring The Sumerian World and The Etruscan World.

    The Routledge Worlds are magisterial surveys of key historical epochs, edited and written by world-renowned experts. Giving unprecedented breadth and depth of coverage, they are the works against which all future books on their subjects will be judged and are essential reading for anyone with a serious interest in the subject.

  8. Ancient Graffiti in the Boston Globe

    Ancient Graffiti in Context is featured on the Boston Globe website. Co-editor of the volume Dr. Jennifer Baird helps explain why context is so important when viewing ancient graffiti. Read the full article here.

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