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Architecture, Greek

Nancy Klein

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2016-05-26

Greek ArchitectureIntroductionGreece occupies an important place in the history of architecture: as the birthplace of the classical orders in the anci...

Architecture, Roman

Janet DeLaine

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2011-07-27

Roman Architecture Introduction Architecture is the quintessential Roman art, and the well-preserved remains of Roman buildings dominate our vi...

Arena Spectacles

Kathleen M. Coleman

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Arena Spectacles Introduction The staging of various types of violent spectacle characterizes Roman urban culture from the mid-Republic...


David Konstan

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Aristophanes Introduction Aristophanes was recognized in antiquity as one of the greatest poets of Old Comedy, along with Eupolis and ...

Aristophanes’ Clouds

Jeffrey Henderson

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2018-02-22

Aristophanes’ CloudsIntroductionAristophanes’ Clouds was produced at the City Dionysia of 423, following a remarkable record of success in national co...

Aristophanes’ Lysistrata

Niklas Holzberg

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2019-02-27

Aristophanes’ LysistrataIntroductionLysistrata was performed in the year 411 bce, either in winter at the Lenaia or in spring at the Dionysia. Athens,...


Carlo Natali, Gaia Bagnati

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2020-07-29

AristotleIntroductionAristotle (384–322 bce) was a younger disciple and colleague of Plato. They are the two most famous and important ancient philoso...

Aristotle, Ancient Commentators on

John Sellars

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

Ancient Commentators on Aristotle Introduction In the 1st century bce, the previously unknown lecture notes that we now know as Aristotle’s wo...

Aristotle's Categories

Laura M. Castelli

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2020-02-26

Aristotle's CategoriesIntroductionIf there are one text and one doctrine which have been integral to Western philosophy almost without interruption, b...

Aristotle's Ethics

Thornton Lockwood

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

Aristotle’s Ethics Introduction Aristotle’s Nicomachean Ethics (EN) is the first part of what Aristotle calls “a philosophy of human things” (

Aristotle's Philosophy of Mind

Pavel Gregoric

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2014-09-29

Aristotle’s Philosophy of Mind Introduction It is somewhat anachronistic to speak of Aristotle’s philosophy of mind, since he does not operate...

Aristotle's Politics

Thornton Lockwood

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Aristotle’s Politics Introduction Aristotle’s Politics is the second part of what the Nicomachean Ethics (EN) calls “a philosophy of human thi...

Aristotle’s Metaphysics

Gabriele Galluzzo

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2017-09-27

Aristotle’s MetaphysicsIntroductionAristotle’s Metaphysics, one of the most influential works in Western thought, is a collection of fourteen treatise...

Art and Archaeology, Research Resources for Classical

Jocelyn Penny Small

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2012-06-26

Research Resources for Classical Art and ArchaeologyIntroductionThis bibliography provides a first stop to finding more information about many topics ...

Art, Etruscan

Alexandra Carpino

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2011-04-14

Etruscan ArtIntroductionAlthough Etruscan art has never been accorded the same value or respect given to the material remains of the Greeks or Romans,...

Art, Greek

Ioannis Mylonopoulos

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Greek Art Introduction Greek art is all about images: images of gods, images of heroes, and images of humans. The self-awareness of the...

Art, Late Antique

Thelma K. Thomas

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2014-10-28

Late Antique ArtIntroductionThere is no consensus as to the shape of the field of Late Antique art or the temporal parameters of the period of Late An...


Eveline Krummen

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2018-07-24

ArtemisIntroductionArtemis is the daughter of Zeus and Leto and a goddess of many aspects. Her cult is found in many corners of the Mediterranean, fro...


Susan Deacy

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2015-05-29

AthenaIntroductionAthena (variant spelling Athene) has been a topic of scholarly interest since the early days of classical scholarship. This interest...

Athenaeus of Naucratis

Natalia Pedrique

Subject: Classics »

Date Added: 2018-01-11

Athenaeus of NaucratisIntroductionDuring the 19th and the great part of the 20th century, scholarship was mainly interested in Athenaeus as a source f...

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