BMCR 2016.04.01

Books Received March 2016

BMCR 2016.04.02

Shifting Genres in Late Antiquity

Geoffrey Greatrex, Hugh Elton  / Ashgate, 2015

Reviewed by Chris L. de Wet

BMCR 2016.04.03

Juvenal and the Satiric Emotions

Catherine Keane  / Oxford University Press, 2015

Reviewed by Biagio Santorelli

BMCR 2016.04.04

Studien zur Originalität der römischen Tragödie. Kleine Schriften. Beiträge zur Altertumskunde, Bd 324

Eckard Lefèvre  / De Gruyter, 2015

Reviewed by Giampiero Scafoglio

BMCR 2016.04.05

Playful Philosophy and Serious Sophistry. A Reading of Plato’s ‘Euthydemus’. Untersuchungen zur antiken Literatur und Geschichte, Bd 115

Georgia Sermamoglou-Soulmaidi  / Walter de Gruyter, 2014

Reviewed by Laura Viidebaum

BMCR 2016.04.06

A Test of Time and A Test of Time Revisited: The Volcano of Thera and the Chronology and History of the Aegean and East Mediterranean in the mid-second Millennium BC. 2nd Edition (first edition 1999)

Sturt W. Manning  / Oxbow, 2014

Reviewed by Manfred Bietak

BMCR 2016.04.07

L’imperatore Giuliano: realtà storica e rappresentazione. STUSMA – Studi sul mondo antico, 3

Arnaldo Marcone  / Mondadori; Le Monnier università, 2015

Reviewed by Raphael Brendel

BMCR 2016.04.08

The Space of Time: A Sensualist Interpretation of Time in Augustine, Confessions X to XII. Supplements to the study of time, 6

David van Dusen  / Brill, 2014

Reviewed by Paolo Di Leo

BMCR 2016.04.09

Gregory of Tours: Lives and Miracles. Dumbarton Oaks Medieval Library, 39

Giselle de Nie  / Harvard University Press, 2015

Reviewed by Shami Ghosh

BMCR 2016.04.10

The Ancient Martyrdom Accounts of Peter and Paul. Writings from the Greco-Roman World 39

David L. Eastman  / SBL Press, 2015

Reviewed by Adam Carter McCollum

BMCR 2016.04.11

The End of Athletics in Late Antiquity. Greek Culture in the Roman World

Sofie Remijsen  / Cambridge University Press, 2015

Reviewed by Nigel M. Kennell

BMCR 2016.04.12

Augustinus, Sermones selecti. Corpus Scriptorum Ecclesiasticorum Latinorum, Bd 101

Clemens Weidmann  / De Gruyter, 2015

Reviewed by James J. O’Donnell

BMCR 2016.04.13

Rome, Season Two: Trial and Triumph. Screening Antiquity

Monica S. Cyrino  / Edinburgh University Press, 2015

Reviewed by Martin Lindner

BMCR 2016.04.14

Bodies in Transition: Dissolving the Boundaries of Embodied Knowledge

Dietrich Boschung, Alan Shapiro, Frank Waschek  / Wilhelm Fink Verlag, 2015

Reviewed by Angele Rosenberg-Dimitracopoulou

BMCR 2016.04.15

Fremd und rechtlos?: Zugehörigkeitsrechte Fremder von der Antike bis zur Gegenwart. Ein Handbuch​

Altay Coşkun, Lutz Raphael  / Böhlau Verlag​, 2014

Reviewed by Patrick Sänger​

BMCR 2016.04.16

Philological and Historical Commentary on Ammianus Marcellinus XXX. Philological and Historical Commentary on Ammianus Marcellinus, 11

J. den Boeft, Jan Willem Drijvers, Daniël den Hengst, H. C. Teitler  / Brill, 2015

Reviewed by Joachim Szidat

BMCR 2016.04.17

Homer in Stone: The ‘Tabulae Iliacae’ in their Roman Context. Greek culture in the Roman world

David Petrain  / Cambridge University Press, 2014

Reviewed by Thomas R. Keith

BMCR 2016.04.18

Finestre sul futuro. Fato, profezia e mondi possibili nel ‘plot’ dell’Edipo Re’ di Sofocle. Filologia e critica, 101

Marco Dorati  / Fabrizio Serra editore, 2015

Reviewed by P. J. Finglass

BMCR 2016.04.19

The Obelisk and the Englishman: The Pioneering Discoveries of Egyptologist William Bankes

Dorothy U. Seyler  / Prometheus Books, 2015

Reviewed by Daniele Salvoldi

BMCR 2016.04.20

Holy Men and Charlatans in the Ancient Novel. Ancient Narrative. Supplementum, 19

Stelios Panayotakis, Gareth Schmeling, Michael Paschalis  / Barkhuis; Groningen University Library, 2015

Reviewed by Donald Lateiner