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Editor’s Choice articles

The editor of Classical Receptions Journal has selected choice papers from recent issues, and we’ve made them freely available for you to read. This page will be updated with an article from each issue as it publishes.

From 8.4
The classicist in the cave: Bolaño’s theory of reading in By Night in Chile
Jacobo Myerston

From 8.3
David Melnick’s Men in Aïda
Sean Alexander Gurd

From 8.2
Postcolonial Sparagmos: Toni Morrison’s Sula and Wole Soyinka’s The Bacchae of Euripides: A Communion Rite
Justine McConell

From 8.1
Introduction: The Legacy of Greek Political Thought
Barbara Goff and Miriam Leonard

From 7.3
Editorial
Constanze Güthenke

The Method behind the madness: Katie Mitchell, Stanislavski, and the classics
Emma Cole

From 7.2
A pioneer of classical studies in Japan, Shigeichi Kure: a focus on his translations
Ichiro Taida

From 7.1
Introduction: The Legacy of the Republican Roman Senate
Catherine Steel


From 6.3
Indigeneity and classical reception in The Voyage of Governor Phillip to Botany Bay
Marguerite Johnson


From 6.2
Early Modern Antigones: Receptions, Refractions, Replays
Robert S. Miola


From 6.1
‘The Painful Memory of Woe’: Greek tragedy and the Greek Civil War in the work of George Seferis
Vayos Liapis

In Memoriam: Professor Ahmed Etman (1945–2013)
Lorna Hardwick


From 5.3
Antiquity after antiquity: a (post) modern reading of antiquity in Bulgarian poetry
Yoana Sirakova

Afterword: Omni-Local Classical Receptions
Emily Greenwood


From 5.2
Reception — a new humanism? Receptivity, pedagogy, the transhistorical
Charles Martindale

Redeeming Xenophon: historiographical reception and the transhistorical
Tim Rood


From 5.1
‘Aryan, German, or Greek? Nietzsche’s Prometheus between antiquity and modernity
Adam Lecznar


From 4.2
‘We’re here too, the ones without names.’ A study of female voices as imagined by Margaret Atwood, Carol Ann Duffy, and Marguerite Yourcenar
Susanna Braund


From 4.1
Sisyphus and Caesar: the opposition of Greece and Rome in Albert Camus' absurd cycle
Luke Richardson


From 3.2
Proems, codas, and formalism in Homeric reception
Simon Perris


From 3.1
The myth of return: restoration as reception in eighteenth-century Rome
Jessica Hughes


From 2:2
Editorial
Jas Elsner

Pausanias as historian in Winckelmann’s History
Katherine Harloe


From 2:1
Editorial
Lorna Hardwick

Hyperion’s symposium: an erotics of reception
Joshua Billings