Network member Stephen Hodkinson has a fascinating article in the collection, edited by Anton Powell and Stephen, titled Sparta: the Body Politic (Swansea 2010). Bryn Mawr Classical Review says of the article that it is ‘excellently researched and offers a wonderful … Continue reading
Network member S. Sara Monoson has just published ‘The making of a democratic symbol: the case of Socrates in North-American popular media, 1941-56’ in Classical Receptions Journal 3.1 (2011).
We welcome the publication of Why Athens? A Reappraisal of Tragic Politics (Oxford, 2011), edited by our colleague David Carter. The collection of essays makes a major contribution to the current debate about the political aspects of Greek tragedy.
A member of our Network, Paschalis M. Kitromilides, has edited a new book on Adamantios Korais and the European Enlightenment (Voltaire Foundation, Oxford, 2010).
A special issue of the journal Cultural Critique, 74 (Winter 2010), edited by Miriam Leonard and Yopie Prins, is dedicated to Classical Reception and the Political. Click here for the table of contents.
Here is a recent review that will be of interest to members of the Network, Bryn Mawr Classical Review 2011.01.05. A review of Kostas Vlassopoulos, Politics: Antiquity and Its Legacy, Ancients and Moderns series (London and New York, 2009). Network … Continue reading