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  • Von Kriegsverächtern und Kriegsverfechternby Annika Rechmann

    Deutscher Universitätsverlag 2008; US$ 46.25

    Annika Rechmann betrachtet die Berichterstattung über den Irak-Krieg 2003 in deutschen und amerikanischen Qualitätszeitungen. Angelehnt an die Theorie des kommunikativen Handelns und der deliberativen Demokratie von Jürgen Habermas fragt sie: „Wie konnten zwei freiheitliche Gesellschaften den Krieg so unterschiedlich wahrnehmen?“ und „Wieso kommt es... more...

  • Brill's Companion to Lucanby Paolo Asso

    BRILL 2011; US$ 247.00

    The present collection samples the most current approaches to Lucan’s poem, its themes, its dialogue with other texts, its reception in medieval and early modern literature, and its relevance to audiences of all times. more...

  • The Sixteen Satiresby Juvenal; Peter Green; Peter Green

    Penguin Books Ltd 2004; US$ 16.91

    Perhaps more than any other writer, Juvenal (c. AD 55-138) captures the splendour, the squalor and the sheer energy of everyday Roman life. In The Sixteen Satires he evokes a fascinating world of whores, fortune-tellers, boozy politicians, slick lawyers, shameless sycophants, ageing flirts and downtrodden teachers. A member of the traditional land-owning... more...

  • De Lingua Latina Xby Daniel J. Taylor

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1996; US$ 158.00

    De Lingua Latina X has never been so courageously edited nor so daringly translated as in this long-awaited sequel to Taylor’s Declinatio (SiHoLS 2). The editor’s intimate familiarity with both the extant archetype and Varro’s unique linguistic theory and practice make this volume indispensable for an understanding of LL X ,... more...

  • Aspects of Apuleius' Golden Assby W.H. Keulen; Ulrike Egelhaaf-Gaiser

    BRILL 2011; US$ 144.00

    The contributions to this volume on the Isis Book reassess current interpretations, highlight aspects of text, language, and style, and develop new lines of approach regarding the interpretation of this fascinating many-layered text, the last book of Apuleius’ famous novel. more...

  • Roman Lyricby Francis Cairns

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 224.00

    Die Beiträge zur Altertumskunde enthalten Monographien, Sammelbände, Editionen, Übersetzungen und Kommentare zu Themen aus den Bereichen Klassische, Mittel- und Neulateinische Philologie, Alte Geschichte, Archäologie, Antike Philosophie sowie Nachwirken der Antike bis in die Neuzeit. Dadurch leistet die Reihe einen umfassenden Beitrag zur Erschließung... more...

  • The Complete Poems of Tibullusby Albius Tibullus

    University of California Press 2012; US$ 29.95

    Tibullus is considered one of the finest exponents of Latin lyric in the golden age of Rome, during the Emperor Augustus’s reign, and his poetry retains its enduring beauty and appeal. Together these works provide an important document for anyone who seeks to understand Roman culture and sexuality and the origins of Western poetry. • The new translation... more...

  • The Versatile Needleby Anke Rondholz

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 133.00

    Trends in Classics , a series and journal edited by Franco Montanari and Antonios Rengakos, publishes innovative, interdisciplinary work which brings to the study of Greek and Latin texts the insights and methods of related disciplines such as narratology, intertextuality, reader-response criticism, and oral poetics. Both publications seek to publish... more...

  • Apuleius: Metamorphosen literarischer Vorlagenby Hans Münstermann

    De Gruyter 1995; US$ 154.00

    Apuleius: Metamorphosen Literarischer Vorlagen: Untersuchung Dreier Episoden Des Romans Unter Ber Cksichtigung Der Philosophie Und Theologie Des Apuleius. more...

  • Noscendi Nilum Cupidoby Eleni Manolaraki

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 182.00

    What significations did Egypt have for the Romans a century after Actium and afterwards? How did Greek imperial authors respond to the Roman fascination with the Nile? This book explores Egypt's aftermath beyond the hostility of Augustan rhetoric, and Greek and Roman topoi of Egyptian "barbarism." Set against history and material culture,... more...