Return to Troy

New Essays on the Hollywood Epic

Edited by Martin M. Winkler, George Mason University

Status: 
€131,00
$166.00
ISBN13: 
9789004292765
E-ISBN: 
9789004296084
Publication Date: 
May 2015
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
xii, 284 pp.
Imprint: 
Language: 
Main Series: 
ISSN: 
2212-9405
Volume: 
5

Eran Almagor Ben Gurion University and Lisa Maurice Bar-Ilan University in Israel

In Ancient Virtues and Vices in Modern Popular Culture, Eran Almagor and Lisa Maurice offer a collection of chapters dealing with the reception of antiquity in modern popular media, and focusing on a comparison between ancient and modern sets of values.
Series: 
Volume: 
11
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004347717
Expected: 
August 2017
€149,00
$172.00

Edited by Lisa Maurice Bar-Ilan University in Israel

Rewriting the Ancient World looks at how and why the ancient world, including not only the Greeks and Romans, but also Jews and Christians, has been rewritten in popular fictions of the modern world.
Series: 
Volume: 
10
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004340145
Expected: 
June 2017
€110,00
$127.00

Edited by Carlos Morais, University of Aveiro, Lorna Hardwick, Open University, UK and Maria de Fátima Silva, University of Coimbra

Portrayals of Antigone in Portugal offers an analysis of nine 20th and 21st century Portuguese literary and cinematic versions of this Theban myth.
Series: 
Volume: 
9
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004340053
Expected: 
April 2017
€121,00
$140.00

Edited by Katarzyna Marciniak, University of Warsaw

In The CLassics and Children's Literature between West and East a team of contributors from different continents offers a survey of the reception of Classical Antiquity in children’s and young adults’ literature by applying regional perspectives.
Series: 
Volume: 
8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004313422
E-ISBN: 
9789004335370
Publication date: 
November 2016
€181,00
$202.00

Edited by Stratos E. Constantinidis The Ohio State University

In The Reception of Aeschylus' Plays 15 scholars explore new methods and frontiers for studying and staging Aeschylus’ plays by showing the tensions between traditional scholarship and innovative analysis in reception studies and performance studies.
Series: 
Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004331150
E-ISBN: 
9789004332164
Publication date: 
December 2016
€152,00
$168.00

Edited by Lisa Maurice, Bar Ilan University

The Reception of Ancient Greece and Rome in Children’s Literature: Heroes and Eagles investigates the varying receptions of Ancient Greece and Rome in children’s literature, covering the genres of historical fiction, fantasy, mystery stories and classical mythology, and considering the...
Series: 
Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004298590
E-ISBN: 
9789004298606
Publication date: 
September 2015
€140,00
$179.00

Edited by Andrew J. Turner, University of Melbourne and Giulia Torello-Hill, University of Queensland

Terence between Late Antiquity and the Age of Printing investigates Medieval and Early Renaissance reception of Terence in highly innovative ways by combining the diverse but interrelated strands of textual criticism, illustrative tradition and performance.
Series: 
Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004288805
E-ISBN: 
9789004289499
Publication date: 
May 2015
€131,00
$166.00

Edited by Marice Rose, Fairfield University and Alison C. Poe, Fairfield University

Receptions of Antiquity, Constructions of Gender in European Art, 1300-1600 examines the way in which late medieval and early modern visual culture engaged with Greek and Roman antiquity to construct and challenge contemporary gender norms.
Series: 
Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004278745
E-ISBN: 
9789004289697
Publication date: 
June 2015
€146,00
$185.00

Edited by Javier Martínez, Universidad de Oviedo

Fakes and Forgers of Classical Literature comprises essays which revise the position of the forged text in the literary tradition and, in light of modern approaches of philology and literary criticism, offer exciting new strategies for understanding forgery and the play with authenticity within...
Series: 
Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004266414
E-ISBN: 
9789004266421
Publication date: 
January 2014
€138,00
$165.00

Edited by Almut-Barbara Renger, Freie Universität Berlin and Jon Solomon, University of Illinois

This volume reinvigorates the field of Classical Reception by investigating present-day culture, society, and politics, particularly gender, gender roles, and filmic constructions of masculinity and femininity which shape and are shaped by interacting economic, political, and ideological practices.
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004183209
E-ISBN: 
9789004241923
Publication date: 
November 2012
€138,00
$174.00