Forthcoming Articles

Explore Oxford Classical Dictionary new articles and revisions in progress, organized by subfield (note that articles may appear under more than one category).

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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
Sozomen, church historian (Alberto J. Quiroga Puertas), revised, forthcoming Jan-Mar 2021
 

Gender Studies

abortion (Peta-Anne Baker), revised, forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
homosexuality, male (Craig Williams), revised, forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
 

Greek History and Historiography

Common Peace (Polly Low), revised, forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
environment (Rebecca Futo Kennedy, Katherine Blouin), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
 

Greek Law

Laws of Crete (David M. Lewis), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Common Peace (Polly Low), revised, forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
 

Greek Literature

Commissioning in progress
 

Greek Material Culture

Eleutherna (Antonis Kotsonas), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2021
 

Greek Material Culture: Bronze Age

Commissioning in progress
 

Greek Myth and Religion

Commissioning in progress
 

Jewish Studies

Maccabees (Erich S. Gruen), revised, forthcoming Apr–Jun 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
Sozomen, church historian (Alberto J. Quiroga Puertas), revised, forthcoming Jan-Mar 2021
 

Latin Literature

Commissioning in progress
 

Linguistics

Commissioning in progress
 

Near East

elephants (Michael B. Charles), revised, forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
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

Lucretia (Rebecca Langlands), revised, forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
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

abortion (Peta-Anne Baker), revised, forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Aratus (Emma Gee), revised, forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
astronomical tables (Alexander Jones), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
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