Volume 9

Vol. 9.1cover 9.1

Essays and Verse

Popcorn and Circus: Gladiator and the Spectacle of Virtue
Amelia Arenas

Genre as Abstraction and Genres as Reality: The Dialectics of Closure and Openness
Sergei Averintsev
(translated by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky)

Intermissa Venus (Ode 4.1)
(translated by Jacob Louis Mackey)

The Art of Founding Autochthony: Thebes, Athens, and Old-Stock French
Marcel Detienne
(translated by Elizabeth Jones)

Ann Taylor

Don Quixote Responds to the Windmill: A Riposte to Richard Seaford on the New Ritualism
Rainer Friedrich

Peter Green

Jupiter in Ovid’s Metamorphoses
Charles Segal

Two Odes
(translated by Rosanna Warren)


Was Homer A Poet?
Paolo Vivante, Homeric Rhythm: A Philosophical Study.
Norman Austin

Experiencing Virgil
Richard Jenkyns, Virgil’s Experience: Nature and History, Times, Names, and Places.
Karl Galinsky

Vol. 9.2cover 9.2

Essays and Verse

The Tears and the Trumpets
Tony Harrison

On Wandering and Wondering: Theoria in Greek Philosophy and Culture
Andrea Wilson Nightingale

Mark Rudman

The Aesthetic Turn: Latin Poetry and the Judgement of Taste
Charles Martindale

The Horseshoe Finder
Osip Mandelstam
Translated by Stephen J. Willet

The Mighty River of Classics: Tradition and Innovation in Modern Education
Camille Paglia

Voice From The Front

Stoppard’s Housman
Kenneth Reckford


Minos Britannicus
Davina Huxley, ed.,
Cretan Quests: British Explorers, Excavators, and Historians; Cyrus H.Gordon, “A Scholars Odyssey”; Joseph Alexander MacGillivray, Minotaur: Sir Arthur Evans and the Archaeology of the Minoan Myth
William M. Calder III

Arrowsmith’s Montale

Translating Montale
Joseph Cary

A Poet and His Muses
Eugenio Montale, Satura, translated by William Arrowsmith and edited by Rosanna Warren
Charles Tomlinson

Vol. 9.3cover 93

Essays and Verse

Black and White Magic in Ovid’s Metamorphoses: Passion, Love, and Art
Charles Segal

Broken: The Venus de Milo
Amelia Arenas

Misunderstanding Socrates
Robert B. Talisse

(translated by Peter Green)

Twenty-first Century Persius
Susanna Morton Braund, Sarah Knight, Serena Connolly, Matte Wille, Stephanie Suzanne Spaulding, Chris van den Berg, Isaac Myers, Will Washburn, Brett Foster, Joseph Fouse

Egil & Eagle Bark
Tony Harrison


The Dante Perplex
Peter S. Hawkins and Rachel Jacoff, eds., The Poets’ Dante: Twentieth Century Responses

Rachel Hadas

To Corinth and Back
Anthony Grafton, Commerce with the Classics: Ancient Books and Renaissance Readers

Luc Deitz

Reading Money: Leslie Kurke on the Politics of Meaning in Archaic Greece
Leslie Kurke, Coins, Bodies, Games and Gold: The Politics of Meaning in Archaic Greece


, Ritual, and Tragedy: Concluding Remarks
Richard Seaford