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This list relates to the semester Semester 1 2019 which does not start until 01/01/2019
  1. The Odyssey - Homer, Robert Fagles, Bernard MacGregor Walker Knox 2006

    Book Required

  2. Three plays of Euripides: Alcestis, Medea, the Bacchae - Paul Roche, Euripides 1974

    Book Required

  3. The wasps. The poet and the women. The frogs - David Barrett, Aristophanes 1964

    Book Required

  4. The Aeneid - Virgil, David Alexander West c1990

    Book Required

  5. Anthology of Classical Myth: Primary Sources in Translation - Stephen M. Trzaskoma, R. Scott Smith, Stephen Brunet 2016 (electronic resource)

    Book Required

  6. Ancient (Primary) Texts & Sourcebooks 27 items
    1. Religions of Rome - Mary Beard, John North, Simon Price 1998

      Book Recommended

    2. Hesiod, the Homeric Hymns, and Homerica - Hesiod, Hugh G. Evelyn-White 2008

      Book Recommended

    3. The Homeric hymn to Demeter: translation, commentary, and interpretive essays - Homer, Helene P. Foley 1994

      Book Recommended

    4. Argonautika - Apollonius, Peter Green 2007 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    5. Description of Greece - Pausanias, W. H. S. Jones 1918

      Book Recommended

    6. Ancient Greek religion: a sourcebook - Emily Kearns c2010

      Book Recommended

    7. The golden ass, or, Metamorphoses - Apuleius, E.J. Kenney 1998

      Book Recommended

    8. Prayer from Alexander to Constantine: a critical anthology - Mark Christopher Kiley, Society of Biblical Literature 1997 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    9. Women's life in Greece & Rome: a source book in translation - Mary R. Lefkowitz, Maureen B. Fant 1992

      Book Recommended

    10. Roman civilization: selected readings - Naphtali Lewis, Meyer Reinhold 1990

      Book Recommended

    11. Magic, witchcraft, and ghosts in the Greek and Roman worlds: a sourcebook - Daniel Ogden c2009

      Book Recommended

    12. Roman social history: a sourcebook - Tim G. Parkin, Arthur J. Pomeroy 2007 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    13. The age of Alexander: nine Greek lives - Plutarch, Ian Scott-Kilvert 1973

      Book Recommended

    14. The metamorphoses of Ovid - Ovid, Michael Simpson c2001

      Book Recommended

    15. Gods and heroes of the Greeks : the library of Apollodorus - Michael Simpson, Leonard Baskin, Apollodorus 1976 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    16. Apollodorus' Library and Hyginus' Fabulae: two handbooks of Greek mythology - Stephen M. Trzaskoma, R. Scott Smith, Apollodorus, Hyginus 2007 (electronic resource)

      Book Required

    17. Fall of the Roman Republic: six lives: Marius, Sulla, Crassus, Pompey, Caesar, Cicero - Plutarch, Rex Warner, Robin Seager 1972

      Book Recommended

    18. Catullus - Gaius Valerius Catullus, G. P Goold, J. P. Postgate, J. W Mackail 1988

      Book Recommended

    19. Greek religion: a sourcebook - Valerie M. Warrior c2009

      Book Recommended

    20. Religions of late antiquity in practice - Richard Valantasis 2000

      Book Recommended

  7. General Secondary (Modern) Reference Works 40 items
    1. The Greek myths - Robert Graves 1992

      Book Recommended

    2. The Penguin dictionary of classical mythology - Pierre Grimal, Stephen Kershaw 1991

      Book Recommended

    3. The Oxford classical dictionary - Simon Hornblower, Antony Spawforth, Esther Eidinow 2012

      Book Recommended

    4. Religions of the ancient world: a guide - Sarah Iles Johnston 2004

      Book Recommended

    5. Ancient religions - Sarah Iles Johnston 2007

      Book Recommended

    6. Classical mythology: the basics - Richard P. Martin 2016 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    7. Classical mythology - Mark P. O. Morford, Robert J. Lenardon, Michael Sham 2011

      Book Recommended

    8. A short introduction to classical myth - Barry B. Powell c2002

      Book Recommended

    9. Classical myth - Barry B. Powell 2015

      Book Recommended

    10. The Oxford dictionary of classical myth and religion - Simon Price, Emily Kearns 2004

      Book Recommended

    11. Dictionary of Roman religion - Lesley Adkins, Roy A. Adkins c1996

      Book Recommended

    12. Household and family religion in antiquity - John Bodel, Saul M. Olyan 2008 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    13. Etruscan myths - Larissa Bonfante, Judith Swaddling 2006

      Book Recommended

    14. Greek religion: archaic and classical - Walter Burkert, John Raffan 1985 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    15. Theories of mythology - Eric Csapo 2005

      Book Recommended

    16. Early Greek myth: a guide to literary and artistic sources - Timothy Gantz 1996, c1993

      Book Recommended

    17. Judaism in the Roman world: collected essays - Martin Goodman 2006 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    18. Emperor worship and Roman religion - Ittai Gradel 2002 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    19. An introduction to the study of St Paul - David G. Horrell 2000

      Book Recommended

    20. The World of Athens: an introduction to classical Athenian culture - Robin Osborne, Joint Association of Classical Teachers 2008

      Book Recommended

    21. Roman religion - John North, Classical Association 2000

      Book Recommended

    22. A companion to Greek religion - Daniel Ogden 2007 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    23. Sport and festival in the ancient Greek world - David Phillips, David M. Pritchard 2003

      Book Recommended

    24. In search of god the mother: the cult of Anatolian Cybele - Lynn E. Roller 1999 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    25. A companion to Roman religion - Jörg Rüpke 2007 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    26. An introduction to Roman religion - John Scheid 2003

      Book Recommended

    27. Virgil - Alden Smith 2011

      Book Recommended

    28. The religion of the Etruscans - Nancy Thomson De Grummond, Erika Simon 2006 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    29. Imperium and cosmos: Augustus and the northern Campus Martius - Paul Rehak, John G. Younger 2006 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    30. The power of images in the Age of Augustus - Paul Zanker 1988

      Book Recommended

  8. Week 2. Lecture 2. The Pantheon of Greek & Roman Gods, Goddesses & Heroes 28 items
    1. Theogony. Works and Days. Testimonia - Hesiod, Glenn W. Most 2007

      Book Required Read: Theogony

    2. Apollodorus' Library and Hyginus' Fabulae: two handbooks of Greek mythology - Apollodorus, Hyginus, Stephen M. Trzaskoma, R. Scott Smith 2007 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Read: Book 1: 1.1-45.

    3. The Shield. Catalogue of Women. Other Fragments - Hesiod, Glenn W. Most 2007

      Book Recommended Read pages 2-85: Theogony

    4. Hittite myths - Harry A. Hoffner, Jr., Gary M. Beckman 1998 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Read "The myth if the Kingdom of Heaven, The Song of Ullikummi and The Myth of Illuyanka/The Songs of Kumarbi".

    5. Interpretations of Greek mythology - Jan N. Bremmer 2014

      Book Recommended

    6. Imaginary Greece: the contexts of mythology - R. G. A. Buxton 1994

      Book Recommended

    7. Early Greek myth: a guide to literary and artistic sources - Timothy Gantz 1996, c1993

      Book Recommended

    8. Myth, religion, and society: structuralist essays - R. L. Gordon, Marcel Detienne 1981

      Book Recommended

    9. Greek mythology: an introduction - Fritz Graf 1996

      Book Recommended

    10. The nature of Greek myths - G. S. Kirk 1974

      Book Recommended

    11. Greek gods, human lives: what we can learn from myths - Mary R. Lefkowitz c2003

      Book Recommended

    12. Ritual and myth: Robertson Smith, Frazer, Hooke, and Harrison - Robert Alan Segal 1996

      Book Recommended

    13. Myth and society in ancient Greece - Jean-Pierre Vernant 1980

      Book Recommended

    14. Mortals and immortals: collected essays - Vernant, Jean-Pierre Vernant, Froma I. Zeitlin c1991

      Book Recommended

    15. Myth and thought among the Greeks - Jean-Pierre Vernant 2006

      Book Recommended

    16. Theories of mythology - Eric Csapo 2005

      Book Recommended Read ch. 1 "Structuralism" pp. 181-261. High Use copy held in Social Sciences and Humanities Library. Copyright Act prevents online access

    17. A companion to Greek religion - Daniel Ogden 2007 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Read: Chapter 1: Greek Religion and the Ancient Near East

  9. Week 3. Lecture 3. Homer’s Odyssey, Hesiod’s Theogony, Epic Poetry & Ancient Heroes: Odysseus, Jason & Voyager Heroes 32 items
    1. The Odyssey - Homer, Robert Fagles, Bernard MacGregor Walker Knox 2006

      Book Required

    2. Prometheus bound - Aeschylus, James Scully, C. J. Herington 1989 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    3. Apollodorus' Library and Hyginus' Fabulae: two handbooks of Greek mythology - Stephen M. Trzaskoma, R. Scott Smith, Apollodorus, Hyginus 2007 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Read: 1.46-8

    4. Theogony: and, Works and days - Hesiod, Martin L. West 1999

      Book Recommended Read: pp.42-201 and 536-616. High Use copy held in Social Sciences and Humanities Library. Copyright Act prevents online access

    5. The Odyssey re-formed - Frederick Ahl, Hanna M. Roisman 1996

      Book Recommended Read chapters 2: Arrival at Scheria; and, 3: Friction in Phaeacia. High Use copy held in Social Sciences and Humanities Library. Copyright Act prevents online access.

    6. Heroes: mortals and myths in ancient Greece - Sabine Albersmeier, Michael J. Anderson c2009

      Book Recommended

    7. Monsters and monstrosity in Greek and Roman culture - Catherine Atherton, Nottingham Classical Literature Symposium ©1998

      Book Recommended

    8. The distaff side: representing the female in Homer's Odyssey - Beth Cohen 1995

      Book Recommended

    9. The Art of the Odyssey - Howard W. Clarke 1989

      Book Recommended

    10. Hesiod's Cosmos - Jenny Strauss Clay 2003 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    11. The wrath of Athena: gods and men in the Odyssey - Jenny Strauss Clay c1983

      Book Recommended

    12. The Odyssey in Athens: myths of cultural origins - Erwin F. Cook 1995

      Book Recommended

    13. Ancient Greece: From the Mycenaean Palaces to the Age of Homer - Sigrid Deger-Jalkotzy, I. S. Lemos 2006 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    14. The world of Odysseus - M. I. Finley c2002

      Book Recommended

    15. A guide to the Odyssey: a commentary on the English translation of Robert Fitzgerald - Ralph J. Hexter, Robert Fitzgerald c1993

      Book Recommended

    16. From pasture to polis: art in the age of Homer - Susan Helen Langdon, University of California, Berkeley. University Art Museum, University of Missouri--Columbia. Museum of Art and Archaeology, Arthur M. Sackler Museum c1993

      Book Recommended

    17. Art and identity in dark age Greece, 1100--700 B.C.E. - Susan Helen Langdon 2008

      Book Recommended

    18. Homer and the heroic age - J. V. Luce 1975

      Book Recommended

    19. Folktales in Homer's Odyssey - Denys Lionel Page 1973

      Book Recommended

    20. Reading the Odyssey: selected interpretive essays - Seth L. Schein c1996

      Book Recommended

    21. Theories of mythology - Eric Csapo 2005

      Book Recommended Read pp. 247-261. High Use copy held in Social Sciences and Humanities Library. Copyright Act prevents online access

    22. Early Greek myth: a guide to literary and artistic sources - Timothy Gantz 1996, c1993

      Book Recommended Read pp. 152-170. High Use copy to be held in Social Sciences and Humanities Library. Copyright Act prevents online access

    23. The nature of Greek myths - G. S. Kirk 1974

      Book Recommended Read pp. 113-144 and 254-275. High Use copy held in Social Sciences and Humanities Library. Copyright Act prevents online access

    24. Polytheism and society at Athens - Robert Parker, 2007 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Read: Chapter 14: The Anthesteria and other Dionysiac Rites pp.290-326

    25. Classical myth - Barry B. Powell 2015

      Book Recommended Read pp 109-134. High Use copy held in Social Sciences and Humanities Library. Copyright Act prevents online access

    26. Theogony - Hesiod, Martin L. West 1966

      Book Recommended

    27. Works & days - Hesiod, Martin L. West 1978

      Book Recommended

    28. Pages 47-65: The Human World - J. P. Vernant 2002

      Chapter Recommended

  10. Week 4. Lecture 4. Hercules, Theseus & Laboring Heroes 25 items
    1. The Odyssey - Homer, Robert Fagles, Bernard MacGregor Walker Knox 2006

      Book Required

    2. Apollodorus' Library and Hyginus' Fabulae: two handbooks of Greek mythology - Apollodorus, Hyginus, Stephen M. Trzaskoma, R. Scott Smith 2007 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    3. Heracles - Euripides, E. P. Coleridge 2014

      Book Recommended

    4. Plutarch: Lives that made Greek history - Plutarch, Pamela Mensch, James S. Romm 2012 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Read: Pages 1-9: Theseus

    5. Hercules: a heroic life - Alastair Blanshard 2006

      Book Recommended

    6. Early Greek myth: a guide to literary and artistic sources - Timothy Gantz 1996, c1993

      Book Recommended Read ch. 8, "Minos and Krete" pp. 259-298 and ch. 13 "Herakles" pp. 374-462. High Use copy held in Social Sciences and Humanities Library. Copyright Act prevents online access

    7. Before sexuality: the construction of erotic experience in the ancient Greek world - David M. Halperin, John J. Winkler, Froma I. Zeitlin c1990

      Book Recommended Read chapter 1: Herakles: The Super-Male and the Feminine. High Use copy held in Social Sciences and Humanities Library. Copyright Act prevents online access

    8. The Glory of Hera: Greek Mythology and the Greek Family - Philip Elliot Slater, Philip E Slater 2014

      Book Recommended Read pp.337-396: The Multiple Defenses of Heracles

    9. Herakles - Emma Stafford 2012 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    10. Week 4. Tutorial 3. Homer's Odyssey 11 items
      1. Homer's Odysses. Translated according to ye Greeke by. Geo: Chapman - Homer, George Chapman 1614 (electronic resource)

        Document Required Read books 1-4.

      2. The Cambridge companion to Homer - Robert Fowler 2004

        Book Required Read: The Gods in the Homeric Epics. pp.59.73

      3. Pages 38-54: What is Ritual - J. N. Bremmer 2006

        Chapter Recommended

      4. A Companion to Greek Religion - Daniel Ogden, Daniel Ogden 2008 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended Read: Part 3, Chapter 8: Greek Normative Animal Sacrifice

      5. Greek religion: archaic and classical - Walter Burkert, John Raffan 1985 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended Read pp.119-25: Greek Religion

      6. A new companion to Homer 1997

        Book Recommended Read pp. 415–441: Myth in Homer

      7. Homer on life and death - Jasper Griffin 1980

        Book Recommended Read pages 144-204. High Use copy held in Social Sciences and Humanities Library. Copyright Act prevents online access

      8. Ancient Greek religion: a sourcebook - Emily Kearns c2010

        Book Recommended Read pp.80-100. High Use copy held in Social Sciences and Humanities Library. Copyright Act prevents online access

      9. Speaking of the Gods - Michael Winterbottom 1989

        Article Recommended

  11. Week 5. Lecture 5. Ancient Greek Civic Religion: Athens, Corinth, Sparta 71 items
    1. Anthology of Classical Myth: Primary Sources in Translation - Stephen M. Trzaskoma, R. Scott Smith, Stephen Brunet, Thomas G. Palaima 2004 (electronic resource)

      Book Required

    2. Ancient Greek religion: a sourcebook - Emily Kearns c2010

      Book Recommended

    3. Art, myth, and ritual in classical Greece - Judith M. Barringer 2008

      Book Recommended

    4. Greek religion - Jan N. Bremmer, Classical Association (Great Britain) 2006

      Book Recommended

    5. Oxford readings in Greek religion - R. G. A. Buxton 2000

      Book Recommended

    6. Pages 793-794: Festivals, Greco-Roman - Susan Guettel Cole 1992

      Chapter Recommended

    7. Greek religious thought from Homer to the age of Alexander - Francis Macdonald Cornford 1923

      Book Recommended

    8. Democracy and classical Greece - John K. Davies 1993

      Book Recommended

    9. Cults, territory, and the origins of the Greek city-state - François de Polignac 1995

      Book Recommended

    10. Greek religion and society - J. V. Muir, P. E. Easterling 1985

      Book Recommended

    11. Ritual in Ancient Greece - H.P. Foley 1992

      Article Recommended

    12. The Greek achievement: the foundation of the Western world - Charles Freeman 2000, 1999

      Book Recommended

    13. Ancient Greek Cults: A Guide - Jennifer Larson 2007

      Book Recommended

    14. Athenian popular religion - Jon D. Mikalson 1983

      Book Recommended

    15. Honor thy gods: popular religion in Greek tragedy - Jon D. Mikalson 1991

      Book Recommended

    16. Ancient Greek Religion - Jon D. Mikalson 2010 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    17. Greek folk religion - Martin Persson Nilsson, Arthur Darby Nock 1971

      Book Recommended

    18. A companion to Greek religion - Daniel Ogden 2007 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    19. Religions of the ancient Greeks - Simon Price 1999

      Book Recommended

    20. Sources for the study of Greek religion - David G. Rice, John E. Stambaugh ©1979 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    21. Greek religion: archaic and classical - Walter Burkert, John Raffan 1985 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    22. The Greek world - Anton Powell 1995 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Read: Pages 463-482 'Greek Sacrifice: Forms and Functions'

    23. Religion in the ancient Greek city - Louise Bruit Zaidman, Pauline Schmitt Pantel 1992

      Book Recommended

    24. Pages 99-118: Greek religion - J. P. Vernant 1993

      Chapter Recommended

    25. 5a. Athens: 10 items
      1. The Parthenon - Mary Beard 2002 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended

      2. The Fifth Century B. C - John Boardman, M Ostwald, J. K Davies 1992

        Book Recommended Read chapter 8e: Athenian Cults and Festivals

      3. The Parthenon and its sculptures 2004

        Book Recommended

      4. Worshipping Athena: Panathenaia and Parthenon - Jenifer Neils c1996

        Book Recommended

      5. The Parthenon: from antiquity to the present - Jenifer Neils 2005

        Book Recommended

      6. Athenian religion: a history - Robert Parker 1996

        Book Recommended

      7. Polytheism and society at Athens - Robert Parker 2007 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended

    26. 5b. Corinth: 14 items
      1. Acrocorinth: Excavations in 1926 - Carl William Blegen, Oscar Broneer, Richard Stillwell, Alfred Raymond Bellinger 1930

        Article Recommended

      2. Demeter and Persephone in ancient Corinth - Nancy Bookidis, Ronald S. Stroud 1987

        Book Recommended

      3. Apollo and the Archaic Temple at Corinth - Nancy Bookidis, Ronald S. Stroud 2004

        Article Recommended

      4. Aphrodite - Monica S. Cyrino 2010

        Book Recommended

      5. Prostitutes and Courtesans in the Ancient World - Cristopher Faraone, Christopher A. Faraone, Laura McClure c2006

        Book Recommended

      6. Introduction, Topography, Architecture - Harold North Fowler, Richard Stillwell 1932

        Article Recommended

      7. Greek sanctuaries : new approaches - Nanno Marinatos, Robin Hägg ©1993 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended Read chapter 8: The Evolution of a Pan-Hellenic Sanctuary: From Archaeology towards History at Isthmia

      8. Pages 159-165: Melikertes-Palaimon, hero of the Isthmian Games - Elizabeth R Gebhard, Matthew W Dickie 1999

        Chapter Recommended

      9. Hellenistic and Roman ideal sculpture: the allure of the classical - Rachel Meredith Kousser 2008

        Book Recommended

      10. Wealthy Corinth: a history of the city to 338 B.C. - J. B. Salmon 1984

        Book Recommended

      11. Urban religion in Roman Corinth: interdisciplinary approaches - Daniel N. Schowalter, Steven J. Friesen 2005

        Book Recommended

    27. 5c. Sparta: 6 items
      1. Hellenistic and Roman Sparta: a tale of two cities - Paul Cartledge, Antony Spawforth 2002 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended

      2. From Artemis to Diana: the goddess of man and beast - Tobias Fischer-Hansen, Birte Poulsen 2009

        Book Recommended

      3. Myth and territory in the Spartan Mediterranean - Irad Malkin 1994 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended

    28. Week 5. Tutorial 4. Ancient Greek Civic Religion 14 items
      1. Three plays of Euripides: Alcestis, Medea, the Bacchae - Paul Roche, Euripides 1974

        Book Required

      2. The wasps. The poet and the women. The frogs - David Barrett, Aristophanes 1964

        Book Required

      3. War and democracy: a comparative study of the Korean War and the Peloponnesian War - David R. McCann, Barry S. Strauss ©2001 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended Read chapter 14: Father of All, Destroyer of All: War in Late Fifth-Century Athenian Discourse and Ideology

      4. Euripides and Melos - A. M. Van Erp Taalman Kip Jan 1, 1987

        Article Recommended

      5. Myth and tragedy in ancient Greece - Jean-Pierre Vernant, Pierre Vidal-Naquet 1988

        Book Recommended Read chapter 11: Tensions and Ambiguities in Greek Tragedy. High Use copy held in Social Sciences and Humanities Library. Copyright Act prevents online access.

      6. Interpretations of Greek Mythology 2014 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended Read chapter 9: Myths of Early Athens

      7. Autochthony and the Athenians - Vincent J. Rosivach 1987

        Article Recommended

      8. Greek tragedy and political theory - J. Peter Euben c1986 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended Read chapter 10: Myths and the Origins of Cities: Reflections on the Autochthony Theme in Euripides’ Ion

      9. Athenian myths and institutions: words in action - William Blake Tyrrell, Frieda S. Brown 1991 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended Read chapter 6: Myths and Citizenship

  12. Week 6. Lecture 6. Mystery Cults of Demeter and Dionysos 72 items
    1. The wasps. The poet and the women. The frogs - David Barrett, Aristophanes 1964

      Book Required

    2. Anthology of Classical Myth: Primary Sources in Translation - Stephen M. Trzaskoma, R. Scott Smith, Stephen Brunet 2016 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read pp 169-178: Homeric Hymn to Demeter

    3. Apollodorus' Library and Hyginus' Fabulae: two handbooks of Greek mythology - Apollodorus, Hyginus, Stephen M. Trzaskoma, R. Scott Smith 2007 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    4. Euripides 'Bacchae' - Sophie Mills 2006

      Book Recommended

    5. Antigone - David D. Mulroy, Sophocles c2013 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    6. The context of ancient drama - Eric Csapo, William J. Slater c1994

      Book Recommended Read chapter 3: Organisations. High Use copy held in Social Sciences and Humanities Library. Copyright Act prevents online access

    7. The Cambridge companion to Greek tragedy - P. E. Easterling 1997

      Book Recommended Read chapter 1: 'Deep Plays': Theatre as Process in Greek Civil Life

    8. The heroic temper: studies in Sophoclean tragedy - Bernard MacGregor Walker Knox 1964

      Book Recommended

    9. Chapter II: The City Dionysia - A. Pickard-Cambridge 1968

      Chapter Recommended

    10. Nothing to do with Dionysos?: Athenian drama in its social context - Froma I. Zeitlin, John J. Winkler 1990

      Book Recommended Read chapters 2: The Ephebes' Song: Tragoidia and Polis; and, 11: Drama and Community: Aristophanes and Some of His Rivals. High Use copy held in Social Sciences and Humanities Library. Copyright Act prevents online access

    11. Greek tragedy and political theory - J. Peter Euben c1986 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Read: Chapter 2: Greek Tragedy and Society: A Structuralist Perspective

    12. The hunt in ancient Greece: Judith M. Barringer - Judith M. Barringer c2001

      Book Recommended

    13. Masks of Dionysus - Thomas H. Carpenter 1993

      Book Recommended

    14. Dionysus: myth and cult - Walter Friedrich Otto 1965

      Book Recommended

    15. Actors and icons of the ancient theater - Eric Csapo 2010 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    16. The origins of theater in ancient Greece and beyond: from ritual to drama - Eric Csapo, Margaret C. Miller 2007

      Book Recommended

    17. Ritual irony: poetry and sacrifice in Euripides - Helene P. Foley 1985

      Book Recommended

    18. Female Acts in Greek Tragedy - Helene P. Foley 2001 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    19. The art of ancient Greek theater - Mary Louise Hart, J. Michael Walton, J. Paul Getty Museum 2010

      Book Recommended

    20. The theatre of Dionysus in Athens - Arthur Wallace Pickard-Cambridge 1946

      Book Recommended

    21. The dramatic festivals of Athens - Arthur Wallace Pickard-Cambridge, John Gould, David M. Lewis 1968

      Book Recommended

    22. Dithyramb tragedy and comedy - Arthur Wallace Pickard-Cambridge 1962

      Book Recommended

    23. Aristophanes: An Introduction - James Robson 2009 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    24. The ancient theatre - Erika Simon 1982

      Book Recommended

    25. Greek drama and dramatists - Alan H. Sommerstein 2002

      Book Recommended

    26. Myth and tragedy in ancient Greece - Jean-Pierre Vernant, Pierre Vidal-Naquet 1988

      Book Recommended

    27. Euripides our contemporary - J. Michael Walton 2010

      Book Recommended

    28. The Greek theatre and festivals: documentary studies - Peter Wilson 2007 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    29. Playing the other: gender and society in classical Greek literature - Froma I. Zeitlin 1996

      Book Recommended

    30. The ritual lament in Greek tradition - Margaret Alexiou, Dimitrios Yatromanolakis, Panagiotis Roilos c2002

      Book Recommended

    31. Ancient mystery cults - Walter Burkert 1987

      Book Recommended

    32. Religion (Heidentum: römische Religion, allgemeines) - W. Haase 1978-

      Book Recommended Read pp 1499-1539: The Eleusinian Mysteries: Roman Initiates and Benefactors, Second Century B.C. to A.D. 267

    33. Theoi Megaloi: the cult of the great gods at Samothrace - Susan Guettel Cole 1984 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    34. Greek mysteries: the archaeology and ritual of ancient Greek secret cults - Michael B. Cosmopoulos 2003 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    35. The death rituals of rural Greece - Loring M. Danforth, Alexander Tsiaras ©1982

      Book Recommended

    36. The gardens of Adonis: spices in Greek mythology - Marcel Detienne 1977

      Book Recommended

    37. The writing of Orpheus: Greek myth in cultural context - Marcel Detienne c2003

      Book Recommended

    38. The cuisine of sacrifice among the Greeks - Marcel Detienne, Jean-Pierre Vernant 1989

      Book Recommended

    39. The Greeks and the irrational - E. R. Dodds, American Council of Learned Societies 1951 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    40. Eleusis and the Eleusinian Mysteries - George Emmanuel Mylonas 2016 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    41. Greek and Roman necromancy - Daniel Ogden c2001

      Book Recommended

    42. Night's black agents: witches, wizards, and the dead in the ancient world - Daniel Ogden 2008

      Book Recommended

    43. Lament: studies in the ancient Mediterranean and beyond - Ann Suter 2008

      Book Recommended

    44. Aspects of death in early Greek art and poetry - Emily Vermeule c1979

      Book Recommended

    45. Week 6. Tutorial 5. Women in Ancient Religion 23 items
      1. Three plays of Euripides: Alcestis, Medea, the Bacchae - Paul Roche, Euripides 1974

        Book Required

      2. The wasps. The poet and the women. The frogs - David Barrett, Aristophanes 1964

        Book Required

      3. Household and family religion in antiquity - John P. Bodel, Saul M. Olyan, Wiley InterScience (Online service) 2008 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended

      4. Male and Female in Greek Cult - Susan Guettel Cole 1984

        Article Recommended

      5. Landscapes, gender, and ritual space: the ancient Greek experience - Susan Guettel Cole 2004 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended

      6. Portrait of a priestess: women and ritual in ancient Greece - Joan Breton Connelly 2007

        Book Recommended

      7. The context of ancient drama - Eric Csapo, William J. Slater c1994

        Book Recommended

      8. The Cambridge companion to Greek tragedy - P. E. Easterling 1997

        Book Recommended Read chapter 2: A Show for Dionysus

      9. Citizen Bacchae: women's ritual practice in ancient Greece - Barbara E. Goff c2004 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended

      10. Worshiping women: ritual and reality in classical Athens - Nikos E. Kaltsas, H. A. Shapiro, Onassis Cultural Center, Ethnikon Archaiologikon Mouseion c2008

        Book Recommended

      11. Women in antiquity - Ian McAuslan, Peter Walcot 1996

        Book Recommended

      12. Euripides 'Bacchae' - Sophie Mills 2006

        Book Recommended

      13. Finding Persephone: women's rituals in the ancient Mediterranean - Maryline Parca, Angeliki Tzanetou c2007

        Book Recommended

      14. Goddesses, whores, wives, and slaves: women in classical antiquity - Sarah B. Pomeroy, American Council of Learned Societies c1995 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended

      15. Bacchae - Richard Seaford, Euripides 1996

        Book Recommended

      16. Festivals of Attica: an archaeological commentary - Erika Simon 1983

        Book Recommended

      17. The Glory of Hera: Greek Mythology and the Greek Family - Philip Elliot Slater 1992 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended

      18. Myth and tragedy in ancient Greece - Jean-Pierre Vernant, Pierre Vidal-Naquet 1988

        Book Recommended Read chapter 27: The Masked Dionysus of Euripides’ Bacchae. High Use copy held in Social Sciences and Humanities Library. Copyright Act prevents online access.

  13. Week 7. Lecture 7. Oracles, Astrology and Magic 79 items
    1. Three plays of Euripides: Alcestis, Medea, the Bacchae - Paul Roche, Euripides 1974

      Book Required

    2. Anthology of Classical Myth: Primary Sources in Translation - Stephen M. Trzaskoma, R. Scott Smith, Stephen Brunet 2016 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read pp 102-106: Eratosthenes; and, 178-187: Homeric Hymn to Apollo.

    3. Zeus: a study in ancient religion - Arthur Bernard Cook 1914 - 40

      Book Recommended

    4. Theories of mythology - Eric Csapo 2005

      Book Recommended

    5. The theory of will in classical antiquity - Albrecht Dihle c1982

      Book Recommended

    6. Asclepius: a collection and interpretation of the testimonies - Emma Jeannette Edelstein, Ludwig Edelstein 1945

      Book Recommended

    7. Oracles, curses, and risk among the Ancient Greeks - Esther Eidinow 2007 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    8. Mantikê: studies in ancient divination - Sarah Iles Johnston, Peter T. Struck 2005 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Read Fritz Graf , Chapter 2: Rolling the Dice for an Answer

    9. Apollo - Fritz Graf 2008 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    10. Mantikê: studies in ancient divination - Sarah Iles Johnston, Peter T. Struck 2005 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    11. Ancient Greek divination - Sarah Iles Johnston 2008

      Book Recommended

    12. The justice of Zeus - Hugh Lloyd-Jones 1983

      Book Recommended

    13. Cults, myths, oracles and politics in ancient Greece. - Martin Persson Nilsson 1951

      Book Recommended

    14. Prophets and Prophecy in the Ancient Near East - Martti Nissinen, Robert Kriech Ritner, Choon Leong Seow, Peter Machinist 2003

      Book Recommended

    15. Greek oracles - Herbert William Parke 1967

      Book Recommended

    16. The Oracles of Zeus: Dodona, Olympia, Ammon - H. W. Parke 1967 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    17. The Delphic oracle - Herbert William Parke 1956

      Book Recommended

    18. Religions of Rome - Mary Beard, John North, Simon Price 1998

      Book Recommended Read pp.261-273: Threats to the Roman Order. The Christians. High Use copy held in Social Sciences and Humanities Library. Copyright Act prevents online access

    19. Oracles, curses, and risk among the Ancient Greeks - Esther Eidinow 2007 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    20. Oscan in Southern Italy and Sicily: Evaluating Language Contact in a Fragmentary Corpus - Katherine McDonald 2015 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Read chapter 5: Curse Tablets

    21. Magic, witchcraft, and ghosts in the Greek and Roman worlds: a sourcebook - Daniel Ogden c2009

      Book Recommended

    22. Naming the witch: magic, ideology, & stereotype in the ancient world - Kimberly B. Stratton c2007

      Book Recommended

    23. Daughters of Hecate: women and magic in the ancient world - Kimberly B. Stratton, Dayna S. Kalleres 2014 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    24. 7b. Greco-Roman Magic & Divination 13 items
      1. Magic in the ancient Greek world - Derek Collins, Wiley InterScience (Online service) 2008 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended

      2. Magic and divination in the ancient world - Leda Jean Ciraolo, Jonathan Lee Seidel 2002

        Book Recommended

      3. Magic and magicians in the Greco-Roman world - Matthew Dickie 2003 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended

      4. Ancient Greek love magic - Christopher A. Faraone 1999

        Book Recommended

      5. Magika Hiera: ancient Greek magic and religion - Christopher A. Faraone, Dirk Obbink 1997 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended

      6. Curse tablets and binding spells from the ancient world - John G. Gager 1992

        Book Recommended

      7. Magic in the ancient world - Fritz Graf 1997

        Book Recommended

      8. Ancient magic and ritual power - Marvin W. Meyer, Paul Allan Mirecki 2001

        Book Recommended

      9. Greek Magic: Ancient, Medieval and Modern - J. C. B. Petropoulos 2008 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended

    25. 7c. Astronomy, Astrology & the Planets (including some primary sources) 17 items
      1. The Moon: myth and image - Jules Cashford 2003

        Book Recommended

      2. Astrology in Roman law and politics - Frederick Henry Cramer 1990

        Book Recommended

      3. Time in antiquity - Robert Hannah 2009

        Book Recommended

      4. Chaeremon, Egyptian priest and stoic philosopher: the fragments - P. W. van der Horst, Chaeremon 1987

        Book Recommended

      5. Phaenomena - D. A. Kidd, Aratus 1997

        Book Recommended

      6. Origins of astrology - Jack Lindsay 1971

        Book Recommended

      7. The occult sciences in Byzantium - Paul Magdalino, Maria Mavroudi, Dumbarton Oaks c2006

        Book Recommended

      8. Greek horoscopes - Otto Neugebauer, H.B. Van Hoesen 1959

        Book Recommended

      9. The exact sciences in antiquity - Otto Neugebauer 1969

        Book Recommended

      10. Prayer, magic, and the stars in the ancient and late antique world - Scott B. Noegel, Joel Thomas Walker, Brannon M. Wheeler c2003

        Book Recommended

      11. The heavenly writing: divination, horoscopy, and astronomy in Mesopotamian culture - Francesca Rochberg 2004

        Book Recommended

      12. A history of science - George Sarton 1970

        Book Recommended

    26. Week 7. Tutorial 6. Myth and Museum Artifacts 23 items
      1. Black-figure amphora from Attica, 540 BC, Inv. No. 72.002

        Document Required Search for accession number 72.002 in the advanced search.

      2. Three plays of Euripides: Alcestis, Medea, the Bacchae - Paul Roche, Euripides 1974

        Book Required Read pages 78-126: "The Bacchae". High Use copy held in Social Sciences and Humanities Library. Copyright Act prevents online access

      3. The Cambridge companion to Greek tragedy - P. E. Easterling 1997

        Book Required Read: Chapter 2: A show for Dionysus

      4. Art and myth in ancient Greece: a handbook - Thomas H. Carpenter 1991

        Book Recommended

      5. Greek painted pottery - Robert Manuel Cook 1997 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended

      6. The context of ancient drama - Eric Csapo, William J. Slater c1994

        Book Recommended

      7. Chapter IIIAi: Festivals - Eric Csapo, William J. Slater 1994

        Chapter Recommended

      8. The antiquities collection, Department of Classics and Ancient History, University of Queensland - M. G. Kanowski, University of Queensland 1978

        Book Recommended

      9. Euripides 'Bacchae' - Sophie Mills 2006

        Book Recommended

      10. Greek vases: an introduction - Elizabeth Moignard 2006

        Book Recommended

      11. Polytheism and Society at Athens - Robert Parker 01/03/2007

        Book Recommended Read chapter 14: The Anthesteria and other Dionysiac Rites

      12. Bacchae - Euripides, Richard Parker 1996

        Book Recommended

      13. Bacchae - Richard Seaford, Euripides 1996

        Book Recommended

      14. Myth and legend in early Greek art - Karl Schefold, Audrey Hicks 1966

        Book Recommended

      15. Festivals of Attica: an archaeological commentary - Erika Simon 1983

        Book Recommended

      16. Myth and tragedy in ancient Greece - Jean-Pierre Vernant, Pierre Vidal-Naquet 1988

        Book Recommended Read pp. 381-412 and 501-505: The masked Dionysus of Euripides' Bacchae. High Use copy held in Social Sciences and Humanities Library. Copyright Act prevents online access

  14. Week 9. Lecture 8. Roman Civic Myth and Religion 46 items
    1. The Aeneid - Virgil, David Alexander West c1990

      Book Required

    2. Religions of Rome - Mary Beard, John North, Simon Price 1998

      Book Recommended Read volumes 1 & 2, pp.26-78: The Deities of Rome; Chapter 5: Festivals and Ceremonies and Chapter 8: Priests and Priestesses. High Use copy held in Social Sciences and Humanities Library. Copyright Act prevents online access

    3. Fasti - George Patrick Goold, James George Frazer, Ovid 1931

      Book Recommended Read: 4.721-46 and 783-806.

    4. Dictionary of Roman religion - Lesley Adkins, Roy A. Adkins c1996

      Book Recommended

    5. Etruscan myths - Larissa Bonfante, Judith Swaddling 2006

      Book Recommended

    6. Roman religion - Clifford Ando c2003

      Book Recommended

    7. Pagan priests: religion and power in the ancient world - John North, Mary Beard 1990

      Book Recommended

    8. Household and family religion in antiquity - John Bodel, Saul M. Olyan 2008 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    9. Roman myth and mythography - Jan N. Bremmer, Nicholas Horsfall 1987

      Book Recommended

    10. Divine qualities: cult and community in Republican Rome - Anna Clark 2007

      Book Recommended

    11. Latin Poets and Italian Gods - Elaine Fantham 2016 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    12. Emperor worship and Roman religion - Ittai Gradel 2002 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    13. Religion (Heidentum: römische Religion, allgemeines) - W. Haase 1978-

      Book Recommended Read pp.1440-1468: Public Festivals of Rome

    14. Religion (Heidentum: römische Religion, allgemeines) - W. Haase 1978-

      Book Recommended Read pp.1592-1603: Family festivals of Rome

    15. Roman religion - John North, Classical Association (Great Britain) 2000

      Book Recommended

    16. Religion (Heidentum: römische Religion, allgemeines) - W. Haase 1978-

      Book Recommended Read pp.1557-1591: Roman Domestic Religion: The evidence of the household shrines

    17. Burial in the Roman World - Richard Reece, John Collis 1977 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    18. A companion to Roman religion - Jörg Rüpke 2007 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    19. An introduction to Roman religion - John Scheid 2003

      Book Recommended

    20. Religion in Republican Italy - Celia E. Schultz, Paul B. Harvey 2006

      Book Recommended

    21. Women's religious activity in the Roman Republic - Celia E. Schultz ©2006 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    22. Virgil - R. Alden Smith 2011 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    23. Religion (Heidentum: römische Religion, allgemeines) - W. Haase 1978-

      Book Recommended Read pp.554-608: Functions of Roman Temples

    24. The religion of the Etruscans - Nancy Thomson de Grummond, Erika Simon 2006 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    25. The cults of the Roman Empire - Robert Turcan 1996

      Book Recommended

    26. Imperium and cosmos: Augustus and the northern Campus Martius - Paul Rehak, John G. Younger 2006 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    27. The power of images in the Age of Augustus - Paul Zanker 1988

      Book Recommended

    28. Festivals and ceremonies of the Roman Republic - H. H. Scullard 1981

      Book Recommended

    29. The gods, the state, and the individual: reflections on civic religion in Rome - John Scheid, Clifford Ando 2016 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    30. Week 9. Tutorial 7. Virgil's Aeneid 11 items
      1. The Aeneid - Virgil, David Alexander West c1990

        Book Required

      2. Virgil's Aeneid: Cosmos and imperium - Philip R. Hardie 1986

        Book Recommended

      3. Chapter 7: Virgil's Elysium - W. F. Jackson Knight 1969

        Chapter Recommended

      4. Virgil's Inferno - Michael C. J. Putnam 1988

        Article Recommended

      5. The Gates of Sleep in Aeneid 6 - Nicholas Reed 1973

        Article Recommended

      6. Aeneas and the Gates of Sleep - R. J. Tarrant 1982

        Article Recommended

  15. Week 10. Lecture 9. Roman Imperial Cults 22 items
    1. The Aeneid - Virgil, David Alexander West c1990

      Book Recommended

    2. Virgil's Aeneid: a reader's guide - David O. Ross, Wiley InterScience (Online service) 2007 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Read books 9-12

    3. Religions of Rome - Mary Beard, John North, Simon Price 1998

      Book Recommended Read pp.222-228: Emperor Worship; pp.240-242: Rules of Diana; pp.253-259: Emperor - Worship. High Use copy held in Social Sciences and Humanities Library. Copyright Act prevents online access

    4. Between republic and empire: interpretations of Augustus and his principate - Kurt A. Raaflaub, Mark Toher 1990 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Read pp.380-394: The Pontificate of Augustus

    5. Roman myth and mythography - Jan N. Bremmer, Nicholas Horsfall 1987

      Book Recommended

    6. Rome and religion: a cross-disciplinary dialogue on the imperial cult - Jeffrey Brodd, Jonathan L. Reed 2011 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    7. Roman Myth - Judith De Luce 2005

      Article Recommended

    8. A companion to Greek mythology - Ken Dowden, Niall Livingstone 2011 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended Read pp.243-263: The Imperial cult in the Latin West

    9. Emperor worship and Roman religion - Ittai Gradel 2002 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    10. The power of images in the Age of Augustus - Paul Zanker 1988

      Book Recommended

    11. Week 10. Tutorial 8. Roman Satire: Seneca’s Pumpkinification of the Emperor Claudius 11 items
      1. Seneca: Anger, mercy, revenge - Lucius Annaeus Seneca, Robert A. Kaster, Martha C. Nussbaum 2010 (electronic resource)

        Book Required Read: Apocolocyntosis

      2. The Purpose of the Apocolocyntosis - H. Mac L. Currie 1962

        Article Recommended

      3. Religion and retributive logic: essays in honour of professor Garry W. Trompf - Carole M. Cusack, Christopher Hartney 2010 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended Read pp.167-185: Per saturam or Performance?: Seneca's Initium Saeculi Felicissimi: Ritual Hilarity and Millennial Closure in the Apocolocyntosis

      4. The empire of the self: self-command and political speech in Seneca and Petronius - Christopher Star 2012 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended Read: Chapter 5: Soul, Speech, and Politics in the Apocolocyntosis and the Satyricon

  16. Week 11. Lecture 10. Near Eastern Religions 41 items
    1. Anthology of Classical Myth: Primary Sources in Translation - Stephen M. Trzaskoma, R. Scott Smith, Stephen Brunet 2016 (electronic resource)

      Book Required

    2. The matter of the gods: religion and the Roman Empire - Clifford Ando 2009 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    3. Religions of Rome - Mary Beard, John North, Simon Price 1998

      Book Recommended Read chapter 12: Religious groups. High Use copy held in Social Sciences and Humanities Library. Copyright Act prevents online access

    4. The myth of Isis and Osiris - Jules Cashford 1994

      Book Recommended

    5. The cult of Isis in the Roman Empire: Isis Invicta - Malcolm Drew Donalson c2003

      Book Recommended

    6. Cybele, Attis, and related cults: essays in memory of M.J. Vermaseren - M. J. Vermaseren, Eugene N. Lane 1996

      Book Recommended

    7. Jealous gods and chosen people: the mythology of the Middle East - David Adams Leeming 2004

      Book Recommended

    8. Studies in Lucian's De Syria dea - Robert A. Oden ©1977

      Book Recommended

    9. The ancient gods speak: a guide to Egyptian religion - Donald B. Redford 2002

      Book Recommended

    10. The Oxford essential guide to Egyptian mythology - Donald B. Redford 2003, ©2002

      Book Recommended

    11. Continuity and change in Roman religion - J. H. W. G. Liebeschuetz 1979

      Book Recommended

    12. Foreign cults in Rome: creating a Roman Empire - Eric M. Orlin 2010 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    13. Rituals and power: the Roman imperial cult in Asia Minor - Simon Price 1984

      Book Recommended

    14. In search of god the mother: the cult of Anatolian Cybele - Lynn E. Roller 1999 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    15. Sarapis under the early Ptolemies - John E. Stambaugh 1972 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    16. Religion in the Roman Empire - James B. Rives 2007

      Book Recommended

    17. Cybele and Attis: the myth and the cult - M. J. Vermaseren c1977

      Book Recommended

    18. Isis in the Graeco-Roman world - R. E. Witt 1971

      Book Recommended

    19. Week 11. Tutorial 9. Greco-Roman Novels & Isis Cult: Apuleius, The Golden Ass (Metamorphoses) 16 items
      1. A Companion to the Ancient Novel 17/02/2014

        Book Recommended Read pp.119-132: 'Apuleius' the Golden Ass: The Nature of the Beast

      2. A Companion to Ancient Egypt - Alan B. Lloyd, Alan B Lloyd 2010 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended Read Chapter 28. Religion in Society: Graeco-Roman. pp.526-547

      3. The Isis Episode in Apuleius - Robert Karl Bohm 1973

        Article Recommended

      4. Apuleius and Antonine Rome: historical essays - Keith Bradley 2012 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended

      5. The cult of Isis in the Roman Empire: Isis Invicta - Malcolm Drew Donalson c2003

        Book Recommended

      6. Aspects of Apuleius' Golden ass: volume III: the Isis book: a collection of original papers - Wytse Hette Keulen, Ulrike Egelhaaf-Gaiser 2012 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended

      7. Apuleius and Africa - Benjamin Todd Lee, Ellen D. Finkelpearl, Luca Graverini, Alessandro Barchiesi 2014 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended

      8. Demeter, Isis, Vesta, and Cybele: studies in Greek and Roman religion in honour of Giulia Sfameni Gasparro - Attilio Mastrocinque, Concetta Giuffrè Scibona, Giulia Sfameni Gasparro 2012

        Book Recommended

      9. Isis and sarapis in the Roman world - Sarolta A. Takács 2015, ©1995 (electronic resource)

        Book Recommended

  17. Week 12. Lecture 10. Judaism & Early Christianity 49 items
    1. The Bible: Authorized King James Version 17/04/1998

      Book Required Read New Testament: Acts of the Apostles

    2. After antiquity: Greek language, myth, and metaphor - Margaret Alexiou 2002

      Book Recommended

    3. Religions of Rome - Mary Beard, John North, Simon Price 1998

      Book Recommended Read pp.276-287: Threats to the Roman Order and pp.329-347: The Christians. High Use copy held in Social Sciences and Humanities Library. Copyright Act prevents online access

    4. Genesis: world of myths and patriarchs - Ada Feyerick, Cyrus H. Gordon, Nahum M. Sarna c1996

      Book Recommended

    5. The Biblical World - John Barton 2002 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    6. The Cambridge history of Christianity 2006-

      Book Recommended

    7. The Cambridge companion to the Age of Constantine - Noel Lenski 2006

      Book Recommended Read pp.137-158: The Beginnings of Christianization

    8. The Early Christian World - Philip F Esler 2017

      Book Recommended

    9. Ancient Israel: the Old Testament in its social context - Philip Francis Esler c2006

      Book Recommended

    10. Sharing Holy Places - Elizabeth Key Fowden 01/01/2002

      Article Recommended

    11. Empire to commonwealth: consequences of monotheism in late antiquity - Garth Fowden, American Council of Learned Societies c1993 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    12. Judaism in the Roman world: collected essays - Martin Goodman 2006 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    13. The spread of Christianity in the first four centuries: essays in explanation - William V. Harris 2005

      Book Recommended

    14. An introduction to the study of St Paul - David G. Horrell 2000

      Book Recommended

    15. Judaism and Hellenism in antiquity: conflict or confluence - Lee I. Levine ©1998 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    16. The ancient synagogue: the first thousand years - Lee I. Levine c2005

      Book Recommended

    17. The conversion of St. Paul: narrative and history in Acts - Gerhard Lohfink 1976

      Book Recommended

    18. Imperial Rome and the Christians - Paul Keresztes 1989-

      Book Recommended

    19. The legend and the Apostle: the battle for Paul in story and canon - Dennis Ronald MacDonald c1983

      Book Recommended

    20. Christianity and paganism in the fourth to eighth centuries - Ramsay MacMullen c1997

      Book Recommended

    21. Christianizing the Roman Empire: (A.D. 100-400) - Ramsay MacMullen c1984

      Book Recommended

    22. The New Testament in its social environment - John E. Stambaugh, David L. Balch c1986

      Book Recommended

    23. The social setting of Jesus and the Gospels - Wolfgang Stegemann, Gerd Theissen, Bruce J. Malina c2002

      Book Recommended

    24. Earliest Christianity: a history of the period A.D. 30-150 - Johannes Weiss, Frederick C. Grant 1970

      Book Recommended