Center for Hellenic Studies Online Publications
If you have not done so already, we recommend that you review our Introduction to Online Publications.The CHS website has other scholarly publications not listed here. See especially the numbers of the journal Classics@, which features dynamic issues on the Posidippus Papyrus, the new Sappho poem on old age, Technology and the Classics, the Epic Cycle, and the Homerizon Conference, with more on the way.
Books or Monographs:Bakker, Egbert J., Pointing at the Past: From Formula to Performance in Homeric Poetics.
Bazzaz, Sahar, Yota Batsaki, and Dimiter Angelov, eds., Imperial Geographies in Byzantine and Ottoman Space.
Beck, Deborah, Homeric Conversation.
Benveniste, Emile, Indo-European Language and Society.
Bergren, Ann, Weaving Truth: Essays on Language and the Female in Greek Thought.
Bers, Victor, GENOS DIKANIKON: Amateur and Professional Speech in the Courtrooms of Classical Athens.
Bers, Victor, et al., eds., Donum natalicium digitaliter confectum Gregorio Nagy septuagenario a discipulis collegis familiaribus oblatum
Bierl, Anton, Ritual and Performativity: The Chorus in Old Comedy.
Bird, Graeme D., Multitextuality in the Homeric Iliad: The Witness of the Ptolemaic Papyri.
Bocchetti, Carla, El espejo de las Musas: El arte de la descripción en la Ilíada y Odisea.
Bonifazi, Anna, Homer's Versicolored Fabric: The Evocative Power of Ancient Greek Epic Word-Making.
Calame, Claude, Choruses of Young Women in Ancient Greece.
Calame, Claude, Poetic and Performative Memory in Ancient Greece: Heroic Reference and Ritual Gestures in Time and Space.
Cameron, Averil, Dialoguing in Late Antiquity.
Capra, Andrea, Plato's Four Muses: The Phaedrus and the Poetics of Philosophy.
Compton, Todd M., Victim of the Muses: Poet as Scapegoat, Warrior and Hero in Greco-Roman and Indo-European Myth and History.
Davies, Malcolm, The Theban Epics.
Detienne, Marcel, Comparative Anthropology of Ancient Greece.
Dué, Casey, The Captive Woman's Lament in Greek Tragedy.
Dué, Casey, Homeric Variations on a Lament by Briseis.
Dué, Casey, Recapturing a Homeric Legacy: Images and Insights from the Venetus A Manuscript of the Iliad (3.5 MB PDF download).
Dué, Casey, and Ebbott, Mary, Iliad 10 and the Poetics of Ambush.
Ebbott, Mary, Imagining Illegitimacy in Classical Greek Literature.
Fisher, Elizabeth A., Michael Psellos. On Symeon the Metaphrast and On the Miracle at Blachernae: Annotated Translations with Introductions.
Frame, Douglas, Hippota Nestor.
Frame, Douglas, The Myth of Return in Early Greek Epic.
Garcia, Lorenzo F., Jr., Homeric Durability: Telling Time in the Iliad.
Giesecke, Annette, The Epic City: Urbanism, Utopia, and the Garden in Ancient Greece and Rome.
Hollmann, Alexander, The Master of Signs: Signs and the Interpretation of Signs in Herodotus' Histories.
Jacob, Christian, The Web of Athenaeus.
Jeffré, Friedrich Bernhard, Der Begriff τέχνη bei Plato.
Johnson, Aaron, and Jeremy Schott, eds., Eusebius of Caesarea: Tradition and Innovations.
Johnson, Scott Fitzgerald, editor, Greek Literature in Late Antiquity: Dynamism, Didacticism, Classicism.
Johnson, Scott Fitzgerald, The Life and Miracles of Thekla: A Literary Study.
Levaniouk, Olga, Eve of the Festival: Making Myth in Odyssey 19.
Lord, Albert Bates, The Singer of Tales.
Luraghi, Nino and Susan E. Alcock, eds., Helots and Their Masters in Laconia and Messenia: Histories, Ideologies, Structures.
Marks, J., Zeus in the Odyssey.
Martin, Richard P. The Language of Heroes: Speech and Performance in the Iliad.
Nagy, Gregory, The Ancient Greek Hero in 24 Hours.
Nagy, Gregory, The Best of the Achaeans: Concepts of the Hero in Archaic Greek Poetry.
Nagy, Gregory, Greek: An Updating of a Survey of Recent Work.
Nagy, Gregory, Greek Mythology and Poetics.
Nagy, Gregory, Homer the Classic.
Nagy, Gregory, Homer the Preclassic.
Nagy, Gregory, Homeric Questions.
Nagy, Gregory, Homeric Responses.
Nagy, Gregory, Homer's Text and Language.
Nagy, Gregory, Pindar's Homer: The Lyric Possession of an Epic Past.
Nagy, Gregory, Plato's Rhapsody and Homer's Music: The Poetics of the Panathenaic Festival in Classical Athens.
Nagy, Gregory, Poetry as Performance: Homer and Beyond.
Nagy, Gregory, Short Writings, Volume 1.
Nagy, Gregory, Short Writings, Volume 2.
Nagy, Gregory, Short Writings, Volume 3.
Olson, Ryan S., Tragedy, Authority, and Trickery: The Poetics of Embedded Letters in Josephus.
Papadogiannakis, Yannis. Christianity and Hellenism in the Fifth-Century Greek East: Theodoret's Apologetics against the Greeks in Context.
Papadopoulou, Ioanna, and Leonard Muellner, eds., Poetry as Initiation: The Center for Hellenic Studies Symposium on the Derveni Papyrus.
Parmegianni, Giovanni, editor, Between Thucydides and Polybius: The Golden Age of Greek Historiography.
Parry, Milman, L'Épithète Traditionnelle dans Homère : Essai sur un problème de style Homérique.
Parry, Milman, Les formules et la métrique d'Homère.
Pathak, Shubha, Divine Yet Human Epics: Reflections of Poetic Rulers from Ancient Greece and India.
Peradotto, John, Man in the Middle Voice: Name and Narration in the Odyssey (3.7 MB PDF download).
Petropoulos, J.C.B., Kleos in a Minor Key: The Homeric Education of a Little Prince.
Power, Timothy, The Culture of Kitharôidia.
Roilos, Panagiotis, Amphoteroglossia: A Poetics of the Twelfth-Century Medieval Greek Novel.
Roth, Catharine P., "Mixed Aorists" in Homeric Greek.
Rouvelas, Marilyn, A Guide to Greek Traditions and Customs in America (32.2MB PDF download).
Sandridge, Norman B., Loving Humanity, Learning, and Being Honored: The Foundations of Leadership in Xenophon's Education of Cyrus.
Scholtz, Andrew, Concordia discors: Eros and Dialogue in Classical Athenian Literature.
Schur, David, Plato's Wayward Path: Literary Form and the Republic.
Schwartz, Daniel L., Paideia and Cult: Christian Initiation in Theodore of Mopsuestia.
Shayegan, M. Rahim, Aspects of History and Epic in Ancient Iran: From Gaumāta to Wahnām.
Slatkin, Laura, The Power of Thetis and Selected Essays.
Soliman, Sameh Farouk, ΤΑ ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΑ ΓΡΑΜΜΑΤΑ ΕΙΣ ΤΑΣ ΑΝΑΤΟΛΙΚΑΣ ΕΠΑΡΧΙΑΣ ΤΟΥ ΒΥΖΑΝΤΙΟΥ ΚΑΤΑ ΤΟΥΣ ΔΥΟ ΠΡΩΤΟΥΣ ΑΙΩΝΑΣ ΤΗΣ ΑΡΑΒΟΚΡΑΤΙΑΣ (Ζ & Η). (In Greek)
Tell, Håkan, Plato's Counterfeit Sophists.
Tsagalis, Christos, From Listeners to Viewers: Space in the Iliad.
Tzifopoulos, Yannis, 'Paradise' Earned: The Bacchic-Orphic Gold Lamellae of Crete.
Walker, Cheryl, Hostages in Republican Rome.
Walsh, Thomas R., Fighting Words and Feuding Words: Anger and the Homeric Poems.
Wareh, Tarik. The Theory and Practice of Life: Isocrates and the Philosophers.
Wesselmann, Katharina, Mythical Structures in Herodotus' Histories.
West, William Custis, III, Greek Public Monuments of the Persian Wars.
Articles, Essays, and LecturesBierl, Anton, "Der neue Sappho-Papyrus aus Köln und Sapphos Erneuerung. Virtuelle Choralität, Eros, Tod, Orpheus und Musik."
Bierl, Anton, "'Ich aber (sage), das Schönste ist, was einer Liebt': Eine pragmatische Deutung von Sappho Fr. 16 LP/V."
Bierl, Anton, "Space in Xenophon of Ephesus: Love, Dreams, and Dissemination."
Bultrighini, Ilaria, "Gli horoi rupestri dell’attica."
Connor, W. Robert, "Great Expectations: The Expected and the Unexpected in Thucydides and in Liberal Education."
Connor, W. Robert, "The Pygmies in the Cage: The Function of the Sublime in Longinus."
Connor, W. Robert, "We Must Call the Classics before a Court of Shipwrecked Men."
Dué, Casey, "Maneuvers in the Dark of Night: Iliad 10 in the Twenty-First Century."
Edmonds, Radcliffe G. III, "Recycling Laertes' Shroud: More on Orphism and Original Sin."
Frame, Douglas, "Achilles and Patroclus as Indo-European Twins: Homer’s Take."
Frank M. Snowden Jr., Lectures at Howard University:
Hitch, Sarah, "Hero Cult in Apollonius Rhodius."
- I. Hock, Rudolph. 2005. Introduction.
- II. Bradley, Keith. 2005. "'The Bitter Chain of Slavery': Reflections on Slavery in Ancient Rome.
- III. Burstein, Stanley. 2006. "When Greek was an African Language."
Marwede, David, "A Structural Analysis of the Meleagros Myth."
Muellner, Leonard, "The Simile of the Cranes and Pygmies: A Study of Homeric Metaphor."
Gregory Nagy, "Achilles and Patroklos as Models for the Twinning of Identity."
Gregory Nagy, "The Aeolic Component in Homeric Diction."
Gregory Nagy, "Alcaeus in Sacred Space."
Gregory Nagy, "Ancient Greek Elegy."
Gregory Nagy, "An Apobatic Moment for Achilles as Athlete at the Festival of the Panathenaia."
Gregory Nagy, "Asopos and his Multiple Daughters: Traces of Preclassical Epic in the Aeginetan Odes of Pindar."
Gregory Nagy, "Comments on Plutarch's Essay On Isis and Osiris."
Gregory Nagy, "Convergences and divergences between god and hero in the Mnesiepes Inscription of Paros."
Gregory Nagy, "The Delian Maidens and their Relevance to Choral Mimesis in Classical Drama."
Gregory Nagy, "Diachrony and the case of Aesop."
Gregory Nagy, "Did Sappho and Alcaeus Ever Meet?"
Gregory Nagy, "'Dream of a Shade': Refractions of Epic Vision in Pindar’s Pythian 8 and Aeschylus’ Seven against Thebes."
Gregory Nagy, "The Earliest Phases in the Reception of the Homeric Hymns."
Gregory Nagy, "Epic."
Gregory Nagy, "The Epic Hero."
Gregory Nagy, "The fire ritual of the Iguvine Tables: Facing a central problem in the study of ritual language."
Gregory Nagy, Foreword to Born of the Earth: Myth and Politics in Athens, by Nicole Loraux. Trans. Selina Stewart. Cornell University Press, 2000.
Gregory Nagy, Foreword to Mothers in Mourning, by Nicole Loraux. Trans. Corinne Pache. Cornell University Press, 1998.
Gregory Nagy, "The Fragmentary Muse and the Poetics of Refraction in Sappho, Sophocles, Offenbach."
Gregory Nagy, "Genre and Occasion."
Gregory Nagy, "Hesiod and the Ancient Biographical Traditions."
Gregory Nagy, "The Homer Multitext Project."
Gregory Nagy, "Homer and Greek Myth."
Gregory Nagy, "Homer as Model for The Ancient Library: Metaphors of Corpus and Cosmos."
Gregory Nagy, "The Idea of the Library as a Classical Model for European Culture."
Gregory Nagy, Greek Literature: Introductions and Suggested Bibliographies.
Gregory Nagy, "The Library of Pergamon as a Classical Model."
Gregory Nagy, "Lyric and Greek Myth."
Gregory Nagy, "The meaning of homoios (ὁμοῖος) in verse 27 of the Hesiodic Theogony and elsewhere."
Gregory Nagy, "The 'New Sappho' Reconsidered in the Light of the Athenian Reception of Sappho."
Gregory Nagy, "On Dialectal Anomalies in Pylian Texts."
Gregory Nagy, "Orality and Literacy."
Gregory Nagy, "Performance and Text in Ancient Greece."
Gregory Nagy, "Poetics of Repetition in Homer."
Gregory Nagy, "Reading Bakhtin Reading the Classics: An Epic Fate for Conveyors of the Heroic Past."
Gregory Nagy, "Reading Greek Poetry Aloud: Evidence from the Bacchylides Papyri."
Gregory Nagy, "Review (part I) of M. L. West's Indo-European Poetry and Myth (Oxford 2007)."
Gregory Nagy, "Review (part II) of M. L. West, Indo-European Poetry and Myth (Oxford 2007)."
Gregory Nagy, "Review of Writing Homer. A study based on results from modern fieldwork, by Minna Skafte Jensen."
Gregory Nagy, "A second look at a possible Mycenaean reflex in Homer: phorēnai."
Gregory Nagy, "A Second Look at the Poetics of Re-enactment in Ode 13 of Bacchylides."
Gregory Nagy, "The Sign of the Hero: A Prologue to the Heroikos of Philostratus."
Gregory Nagy, "Signs of Hero Cult in Homeric Poetry."
Gregory Nagy, "The Subjectivity of Fear as Reflected in Ancient Greek Wording."
Gregory Nagy, "Theognis and Megara: A Poet's Vision of his City."
Gregory Nagy, "Transformations of Choral Lyric Traditions in the Context of Athenian State Theater."
Gregory Nagy, "Transmission of Archaic Greek Sympotic Songs: From Lesbos to Alexandria."
Gregory Nagy, "Virgil’s verse invitus, regina … and its poetic antecedents."
Parry, Milman, "Studies in the Epic Technique of Oral Verse-Making: I. Homer and Homeric Style."
Parry, Milman, "Studies in the Epic Technique of Oral Verse-Making: II. The Homeric Language as the Language of an Oral Poetry."
Rousseau, Philippe, "The Plot of Zeus."
Woodard, Roger D., "Dialectal Differences at Knossos."
Primary TextsAeschylus, Agamemnon
Aeschylus, Libation Bearers
The Derveni Papyrus
The Epic Cycle
Hesiod, Works and Days
Homeric Hymn to Aphrodite
Homeric Hymn to Demeter
Pausanias, Description of Greece: A Pausanias Reader in Progress
Philostratus, On Heroes
Pindar, Pythian 8
Plato, The Apology of Socrates
Sophocles, Oedipus at Colonus
Sophocles, Oedipus Tyrannos
Theognis of Megara