Search: Classical Studies - Religion, Available: In Print
This study investigates the reception of contemporary religion in Hellenistic poetry. Using the cult of Artemis as a paradigm, it analyses Callimachus’ and Theocritus’ references to contemporary religious phenomena and their contextualization and transformation in literature.
Edited by Laurent Bricault and Miguel John Versluys
Against the background of questions on cultural identity and memory, this book offers an overview of the development of the cults of Isis in Hellenistic and Roman Egypt, often presenting new or unpublished material.
Peter F. Dorcey
One of the few studies that deals with Roman domestic religion as practised by the lower classes. The author collects and analyzes the enormous epigraphic and archaeological evidence for Silvanus, The Roman god of agriculture and forests, challenging the widely-held view that private cult was ...
Click a term to refine your current search.
Categories: all » Classical Studies - Religion
Availability: all » Available: In Print
- Humanities (6)
- BRILL (6)
- Book (6)