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Ancient Economy

luxury (luxuria) (Catharine Edwards), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021

Ancient Geography

environment (Rebecca Futo Kennedy, Katherine Blouin), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021

Christianity

Pseudo-Zachariah (Geoffrey Greatrex), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Zacharias, bishop of Mytilene, c.465 – c.536 CE (Geoffrey Greatrex), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
Symeon the Stylite the Younger (Dina Boero, Charles Kuper), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021

Gender Studies

widows (Thomas A.J. McGinn), revised, forthcoming Jul–Sep 2021
women in science (Sophia Connell), forthcoming Jul–Sep 2021

Greek History and Historiography

environment (Rebecca Futo Kennedy, Katherine Blouin), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021

Greek Law

Laws of Crete (David M. Lewis), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Isocrates (J. D. Mikalson), revised, forthcoming Jul–Sep 2021

Greek Literature

Euripides (Isabelle Torrance), revised, forthcoming Jul–Sep 2021
Theodotus, epic poet, ca. 2nd cent. BCE (Thomas Kuhn-Treichel), forthcoming Jul–Sep 2021

Greek Material Culture

Eleutherna (Antonis Kotsonas), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021

Greek Material Culture: Bronze Age

Menelaion (James Whitley), revised, forthcoming Jul–Sep 2021

Greek Myth and Religion

Commissioning in progress

Jewish Studies

Maccabees (Erich S. Gruen), revised, forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
Theodotus, epic poet, ca. 2nd cent. BCE (Thomas Kuhn-Treichel), forthcoming Jul–Sep 2021

Late Antiquity

Plague of Justinian (Peregrine Horden), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
Agathias (Steven D. Smith), revised, forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
Symeon the Stylite the Younger (Dina Boero, Charles Kuper), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021

Latin Literature

Commissioning in progress

Linguistics

Commissioning in progress

Near East

Mesopotamian medicine (John Z. Wee), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
Babylonian astronomy (John Steele), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
Symeon the Stylite the Younger (Dina Boero, Charles Kuper), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021

Philosophy

Commissioning in progress

Reception

Commissioning in progress

Roman History and Historiography

environment (Rebecca Futo Kennedy, Katherine Blouin), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
Tullia (Harriet I. Flower), revised, forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021

Roman Law

Commissioning in progress

Roman Material Culture

amphitheatres (D. L. Bomgardner), revised, forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021

Roman Myth and Religion

Commissioning in progress

Science, Technology, and Medicine

innovation and invention (Miko Flohr), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
environment (Rebecca Futo Kennedy, Katherine Blouin), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
Mesopotamian metrology (Grégory Chambon), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
arithmetical tables (Giuseppina Azzarello), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
Galen (P. N. Singer), revised, forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
Mesopotamian medicine (John Z. Wee), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
Babylonian astronomy (John Steele), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
Corpus Hippocraticum (Laurence Totelin), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
women in science (Sophia Connell), forthcoming Jul–Sep 2021
Diophantus (Jean Christianidis), revised, forthcoming Jul–Sep 2021
Egyptian medicine (Hans-W. Fischer-Elfer), forthcoming Jul–Sep 2021