Brill's Companions to Classical Reception

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Series
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2213-1426
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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
Expected: 
August 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
Expected: 
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 Philip Walsh, Washington College

Brill’s Companion to the Reception of Aristophanes provides a substantive account of the reception of Aristophanes (c. 446-386 BC) from Antiquity to the present.
Series: 
Volume: 
8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004270688
E-ISBN: 
9789004324657
Publication date: 
August 2016
€152,00
$168.00

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

Edited by Eric Dodson-Robinson, West Chester University of Pennsylvania

In Brill's Companion to the Reception of Senecan Tragedy, Dodson-Robinson incorporates interdisciplinary essays tracing how Western writers from antiquity to the present have transformed Senecan drama to develop competing tragic visions of agency and the human place in the universe.
Series: 
Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004266469
E-ISBN: 
9789004310988
Publication date: 
February 2016
€140,00
$163.00

Edited by Timothy W. Burns, Baylor University

Brill's Companion to Leo Strauss’ Writings on Classical Political Thought offers clear, accessible essays to assist a new generation of readers in their introduction to Strauss’ writings on the ancients, and to deepen the understanding of those familiar with his work.
Series: 
Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004243354
E-ISBN: 
9789004299832
Publication date: 
August 2015
€175,00
$222.00

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

Brill's Companion to the Reception of Euripides offers a comprehensive account of the reception of Euripides’ 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: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004249370
E-ISBN: 
9789004299818
Publication date: 
September 2015
€201,00
$255.00

Edited by William H.F. Altman

Situating Cicero in the context of his use and abuse from antiquity to the present, an international and interdisciplinary team of scholars provides several good reasons to return to the study of his many writings with greater interest and respect.
Series: 
Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004235267
E-ISBN: 
9789004290549
Publication date: 
May 2015
€140,00
$179.00

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