BMCR 2021.04.01

Books Received March 2021

BMCR 2021.04.02

Greeks and Romans on the Latin American stage

Rosa Andújar, Konstantinos P. Nikoloutsos  / Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

Reviewed by Gary F. Fisher

BMCR 2021.04.03

The Cross in the visual culture of late antique Egypt

Gillian Spalding-Stracey  / Brill, 2020

Reviewed by Joseph Sanzo

BMCR 2021.04.04

Aristotle. The Nicomachean Ethics

Adam Beresford  / Penguin, 2020

Reviewed by Christopher C. Raymond

BMCR 2021.04.05

Epigraphy through five millennia: texts and images in context

Svenja Dirksen, Lena Krastel  / Harrassowitz Verlag, 2020

Reviewed by Dominika Grzesik

BMCR 2021.04.06

The reception of Plato’s “Phaedrus” from Antiquity to the Renaissance

Sylvain Delcomminette, Pieter d'Hoine, Marc-Antoine Gavray  / De Gruyter, 2020

Reviewed by Marco Donato

BMCR 2021.04.07

Ovid on screen: a montage of attractions

Martin Winkler  / Cambridge University Press, 2020

Reviewed by James J. Clauss

BMCR 2021.04.08

Roman political culture: seven studies of the senate and city councils of Italy

Laurens Tacoma  / Oxford University Press, 2020

Reviewed by Virginia Campbell

BMCR 2021.04.09

The unknown Odysseus: alternate worlds in Homer’s Odyssey

Thomas Van Nortwick  / University of Michigan Press, 2020

Reviewed by Bill Beck

BMCR 2021.04.10

Prometheus bound: a separate authorial trace in the Aeschylean corpus

Nikos Manousakis  / De Gruyter, 2020

Reviewed by Peter Barrios-Lech

BMCR 2021.04.11

A classical archaeologist’s life: the story so far. An autobiography

John Boardman  / Archaeopress Archaeology, 2020

Reviewed by Brunilde Sismondo Ridgway

BMCR 2021.04.12

Memories of utopia: the revision of histories and landscapes in Late Antiquity

Bronwen Neil, Kosta Simic  / Routledge, 2019

Reviewed by Hope Williard

BMCR 2021.04.13

The Nero-Antichrist: founding and fashioning a paradigm

Shushma Malik  / Cambridge University Press, 2020

Reviewed by Harriet Fertik

BMCR 2021.04.14

Metamorphic readings: transformation, language, and gender in the interpretation of Ovid’s Metamorphoses

Alison Sharrock, Daniel Möller, Mats Malm  / Oxford University Press, 2020

Reviewed by Daniel Libatique

BMCR 2021.04.15

Camps, campaigns, colonies. Roman military presence in Anatolia, Mesopotamia, and the Near East

Edward Dabrowa  / Harrassowitz Verlag, 2020

Reviewed by Andrea De Giorgi

BMCR 2021.04.16

Butrint 5: life and death at a Mediterranean port: the non-ceramic finds from the Triconch Palace

William Bowden  / Oxbow Books, 2019

Reviewed by Andrew McLean

BMCR 2021.04.17

Fedra: iconografia del tormento amoroso al femminile

Marco Giuman  / Giorgio Bretschneider Editore, 2016

Reviewed by Valeria Riedemann L.

BMCR 2021.04.18

Migration, mobility and language contact in and around the ancient Mediterranean

James Clackson, Patrick James, Katherine McDonald, Livia Tagliapietra, Nicholas Zair  / Cambridge University Press, 2020

Reviewed by Rory Nutter

BMCR 2021.04.19

Rome, China, and the barbarians: ethnographic traditions and the transformation of empires

Randolph Ford  / Cambridge University Press, 2020

Reviewed by Chenye Shi

BMCR 2021.04.20

Dangerous counsel: accountability and advice in ancient Greece

Matthew Landauer  / The University of Chicago Press, 2019

Reviewed by Roy Van Wijk