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The Book Review Editor for The Classical Journal is Joel Christensen of the University of Texas, San Antonio. You can reach him at cjrevieweditor@camws.org.

Classical Journal Online Book Review Archives

AUTHOR INDEX 2007–2010


2007 Book Reviews Archive

2008 Book Reviews Archive
2009 Book Reviews Archive
2010 Book Reviews Archive
2011 Book Reviews Archive
2012 Book Reviews Archive
2013 Book Reviews Archive




CJ Reviews for the past 12 months

17.02.12 Euripides and the Gods.
 +Review by Erika L. Weiberg
17.02.09 Empire, Authority, and Autonomy in Achaemenid Anatolia
 +Review by Jan P. Stronk
17.02.06 Aristophanes: Clouds, Women at the Thesmophoria, Frogs
 +Review by Matthew C. Wellenbach
17.02.05 The Hellenistic World. Using Coins as Sources.
 +Review by Philip Kiernan
17.02.03 Valerius Flaccus: Argonautica, Book III
 +Review by Jessica R. Blum
17.02.02 Latina Mythica II: Troia Capta.
 +Review by Eric Andrew Cox
17.02.01 Plotinus, Ennead IV.3-4.29: Problems Concerning the Soul.
 +Review by Jose C. Baracat Jr.
17.01.13 Damasus of Rome. The Epigraphic Poetry
 +Review by Mark F. Williams
17.01.10 A Companion to Josephus
 +Review by Carson Bay
17.01.09 Xerxes: A Persian Life.
 +Review by David Branscome
17.01.07 Aristotle's Politics: A Critical Guide
 +Review by Velvet Yates
17.01.06 Greek and Roman Classics in the British Struggle for Social Reform
 +Review by Michele Valerie Ronnick
17.01.04 The Eternal Letter
 +Review by Samantha L. Martin-McAuliffe
17.01.01 Suetonius the Biographer: Studies in Roman Lives
 +Review by Trevor S. Luke
16.12.12 The Oxford Handbook of Roman Epigraphy
 +Review by Steven L. Tuck
16.12.11 Platonic Dialogue and the Education of the Reader
 +Review by Ryan C. Fowler
16.12.09 Tacitus Annals I. A Selection
 +Review by Herbert W. Benario
16.12.08 Defining Greek Narrative.
 +Review by Malcolm Heath
16.12.07 Deborah Kamen
 +Review by Deborah Kamen
16.12.06 The Arena of Satire: Juvenal’s Search for Rome.
 +Review by Catherine Keane
16.12.05 The Sea in the Greek Imagination
 +Review by Anna. S. Uhlig
16.12.02 Euripides’ Medea: A New Translation
 +Review by Anne H. Groton
16.12.01 Horace’s Epodes: Context, Intertexts, & Reception
 +Review by Stephanie McCarter
16.11.08 Women & War in Antiquity
 +Review by Mallory Monaco Caterine
16.11.07 Lucretius: The Nature of the Universe
 +Review by Sergio Yona
16.11.06 Greek Interjections: Syntax, Semantics and Pragmatics.
 +Review by Evert van Emde Boas
16.11.05 Iambic Poetics in the Roman Empire
 +Review by Jayne Knight
16.11.04 Civic Monuments and the 'Augustales' in Roman Italy
 +Review by Lisa Gastrell
16.11.03 The Rhetoric of Plato's Republic
 +Review by David Schur
16.10.11 Greek Historiography.
 +Review by Jan P. Stronk
16.10.10 The Architecture of the Ancient Greek Theatre
 +Review by Dylan Kelby Rogers
16.10.08 Aristotle on the Nature of Community
 +Review by Thornton Lockwood
16.10.06 The Moving City: Processions, Passages and Promenades in Ancient Rome
 +Review by Jennifer Ferriss-Hill
16.10.05 The Structure and Performance of Euripides’ Helen
 +Review by Rosa Andújar
16.10.04 Seneca: Oedipus
 +Review by Betine Van Zyl Smit
16.10.03 Dream, Fantasy, and Visual Art in Roman Elegy.
 +Review by Carole E. Newlands
16.10.02 Asiatics in Middle Kingdom Egypt: Perceptions and Realit
 +Review by Jan P. Stronk
16.09.23 The Greek Epic Cycle and its Ancient Reception: A Companion
 +Review by C. Robert Phillips III
16.09.11 State Power in Ancient China & Rome
 +Review by Aaron W. Irwin
16.09.04 Roman Reflections: Studies in Latin Philosophy
 +Review by Robert E. Hedrick, III
16.09.01 Battling the Gods: Atheism in the Ancient World.
 +Review by Jason Nethercut
16.08.11 Theodora: Actress, Empress, Saint.
16.08.09 The Trojan Wars and the Making of the Modern World
 +Review by Nicholas Kauffman
16.08.08 Combat Trauma and the Ancient Greeks
 +Review by Lee L. Brice
16.08.07 Archaic and Classical Greek Sicily: A Social and Economic History
 +Review by Carrie L. Sulosky Weaver
16.08.06 Brill’s Companion to Roman Tragedy
 +Review by Christopher Trinacty
16.08.05 Shared Storytelling in Euripidean Stichomythia
 +Review by David J. Jacobson
16.08.03 Lucan: Civil War
 +Review by Stephen M. kershner
16.08.01 The Pantheon: From Antiquity to the Present
 +Review by Mark D. Hammond
16.07.10 Classical Commentaries: Explorations in a Scholarly Genre.
 +Review by Lee Fratantuono
16.07.08 Athenian Comedy in the Roman Empire
 +Review by Christopher Bungard
16.07.07 Beyond Greek: The Beginnings of Latin Literature
 +Review by James J. Clauss
16.07.06 Portraits of the Vestal Virgins, Priestesses of Rome.
 +Review by Alana Lukes
16.07.05 The Romance Between Greece and the East.
 +Review by Andrew G. Nichols
16.07.04 Saint Aldhelm’s Riddles
 +Review by David Petrain
16.07.03 Tragic Modernities
 +Review by Holly Haynes
16.07.02 Arminius the Liberator: Myth and Ideology
 +Review by Herbert W. Benario
16.06.11 Thomas E. Jenkins
 +Review by Clayton Miles Lehmann
16.06.10 Love and Providence: Recognition in the Ancient Novel
 +Review by R. Bracht Branham
16.06.09 Rome, Season Two: Trial and Triumph
 +Review by Suzanne Sharland
16.06.06 Senecan Tragedy and the Reception of Augustan Poetry
 +Review by Emily Wilson
16.06.05 Prison, Punishment and Penance in Late Antiquity
 +Review by C. Robert Phillips III
16.06.04 Cicero’s De Provinciis Consularibus Oratio
 +Review by James S. Ruebel
16.06.03 Ancient Sex: New Essays
 +Review by Bartolo Natoli
16.06.02 Costume in the Comedies of Aristophanes
 +Review by Niall W. Slater
16.06.01 Roman Satire and the Old Comic Tradition
 +Review by Erin K. Moodie
16.05.12 Women’s Letters from Ancient Egypt 300 BC - AD 800.
 +Review by Judith L. Sebesta
16.05.11 Statius: Achilleid
 +Review by Neil W. Bernstein
16.05.10 Thucydides
 +Review by Donald Lateiner
16.05.08 From Ancient to Modern: Archaeology and Aesthetics
 +Review by Elizabeth M. Molacek
16.05.07 The Berthouville Silver Treasure and Roman Luxury
 +Review by Elizabeth Kosmetatou
16.05.06 Rome, Polybius, and the East
 +Review by Elizabeth Kosmetatou
16.05.05 Mutations of Hellenism in Late Antiquity
 +Review by Aaron P. Johnson
16.05.04 Persius: A Study in Food, Philosophy, and the Figural.
 +Review by Andreas Gavrielatos
16.05.02 The End of Greek Athletics in Late Antiquity
 +Review by Donald G. Kyle