Brill’s Companion to the Reception of Aristophanes

Edited by Philip Walsh, Washington College

Status: 
€152,00
$168.00
ISBN13: 
9789004270688
E-ISBN: 
9789004324657
Publication Date: 
August 2016
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xviii, 434 pp.
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ISSN: 
2213-1426
Volume: 
8

Edited by Emily Varto, Dalhousie University.

The chapters in Brill’s Companion to Classics and Early Anthropology build a nuanced picture of the relationship between classics and the burgeoning field of anthropology from the eighteenth to the mid-twentieth century.
Series: 
Volume: 
16
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004249363
Expected: 
April 2018
€185,00
$222.00

Edited by Robert Simms, University of Oslo

Brill’s Companion to Prequels, Sequels, and Retellings of Classical Epic explores the long tradition of continuing Greek and Roman epics from Homer and the epic cycle to the contemporary novels of Ursula K. Le Guin and Margaret Atwood.
Series: 
Volume: 
15
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004249356
Expected: 
April 2018
€187,00
$216.00

Edited by K. R. Moore Teesside University

Brill’s Companion to the Reception of Alexander the Great has something for everyone who is interested in the life and afterlife of Alexander III of Macedon, the Great.
Series: 
Volume: 
14
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004285071
Expected: 
March 2018
€189,00
$218.00

Edited by Harold Tarrant, University of Newcastle Australia, Danielle A. Layne, Gonzaga University, Dirk Baltzly, University of Tasmania and Monash University, and François Renaud, Université de Moncton

Brill’s Companion to the Reception of Plato in Antiquity demonstrates the variety of ways in which ancient readers responded to Plato, as author, as philosopher, and as leading intellectual light, from his own pupils until the sixth century CE.
Series: 
Volume: 
13
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004270695
Publication date: 
November 2017
€187,00
$216.00

Edited by Helen Roche, Cambridge University and Kyriakos Demetriou, University of Cyprus

Brill’s Companion to the Classics, Fascist Italy and Nazi Germany explores how political propaganda constantly manipulated and reinvented the legacy of ancient Greece and Rome in order to create consensus and historical legitimation for the Fascist and National Socialist dictatorships.
Series: 
Volume: 
12
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004246041
E-ISBN: 
9789004299061
Publication date: 
November 2017
€182,00
$210.00

Edited by Rebecca Futo Kennedy Denison University

Brill’s Companion to the Reception of Aeschylus explores the various ways Aeschylus’ tragedies have been revisioned and adapted over the last 2500 years, focusing both on his theatrical reception and his reception in other media and genres.
Series: 
Volume: 
11
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004249325
E-ISBN: 
9789004348820
Publication date: 
October 2017
€193,00
$222.00

Edited by Rosanna Lauriola, Randolph-Macon College and Kyriakos Demetriou, University of Cyprus

Brill's Companion to the Reception of Sophocles offers a comprehensive account of the reception of Sophocles’ plays over the centuries, across cultures and within a range of different fields, such as literature, intellectual history, visual arts, music, dance, stage and cinema.
Series: 
Volume: 
10
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004296299
E-ISBN: 
9789004300941
Publication date: 
April 2017
€187,00
$216.00

Edited by Adam J. Goldwyn, North Dakota State University and James Nikopoulos, Nazerbayev University

Brill’s Companion to the Reception of Classics in International Modernism and the Avant-Garde examines the ways in which Ancient Greek and Roman culture were appropriated by a global set of authors from the late nineteenth to early twentieth centuries.
Series: 
Volume: 
9
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004276505
E-ISBN: 
9789004335493
Publication date: 
December 2016
€126,00
$138.00

Edited by Andrea Falcon, Concordia University, Montreal

To date, no comprehensive account has been published to explain the complex phenomenon of the reception of Aristotle’s philosophy in Antiquity. This Companion fills this lacuna by offering broad coverage of the subject from Hellenistic times to the sixth century AD.
Series: 
Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004266476
E-ISBN: 
9789004315402
Publication date: 
March 2016
€178,00
$210.00

Edited by Jessica Priestley and Vasiliki Zali, University of Liverpool

Brill's Companion to the Reception of Herodotus in Antiquity and Beyond examines the reception and cultural transmission of Herodotus' Histories, one of the most controversial and influential texts to have survived from Classical Antiquity, from ancient up to modern times.
Series: 
Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004272293
E-ISBN: 
9789004299849
Publication date: 
February 2016
€164,00
$194.00

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