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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

arbitration, Greek (Edward Harris, Anna Magnetto), revised, forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
beer and brewing (Travis Rupp), forthcoming Jul–Sep 2020
wine, Greek and Roman (Dimitri van Limbergen), revised, forthcoming Jul–Sep 2020

Ancient Geography

Commissioning in progress

Christianity

Tertullian (Eric Rebillard), revised, forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
Aresenius the Great (Blossom Stefaniw), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
Evagrius Ponticus (Blossom Stefaniw), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
orthodoxy (Richard Flower), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
demons in Christian thought (Gregory D. Wiebe), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
Cyril of Alexandria (Matthew R. Crawford), revised, forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
Didymus the Blind (Blossom Stefaniw), forthcoming Jul–Sep 2020
Irenaeus (Anthony Briggman), revised, forthcoming Jul–Sep 2020
Dracontius, Blossius Aemilius (Helen Kaufmann), revised, forthcoming Jan-Mar 2020
Sozomen, church historian (Alberto J. Quiroga Puertas), revised, forthcoming Jan-Mar 2020

Gender Studies

prostitution, secular, female (Thomas A.J. McGinn), revised, forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
hermaphroditism (Katharine T. von Stackelberg), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
stola (Kelly Olson), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
rape (Sharon James), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020

Greek History and Historiography

Diocles (Federicomaria Muccioli), revised, forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020

Greek Law

arbitration, Greek (Edward Harris, Anna Magnetto), revised, forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
agoranomoi, Greek (Alain Bresson), revised, forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
homicide, Greek (Edward Harris), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
proxeny (proxenos) (William Mack), revised, forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
Aeschines (1), (c. 397–c. 322 BCE) (Edward Harris), revised, forthcoming Jul–Sep 2020

Greek Literature

Persephone/Kore (Ana Isabel Jiménez San Cristóbal), revised, forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
Oppian (Emily Kneebone), revised, forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
Hesiod (Jenny Strauss Clay), revised, forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
Derveni papyrus (Valeria Piano), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
Aeschines (1), (c. 397–c. 322 BCE) (Edward Harris), revised, forthcoming Jul–Sep 2020
Asianism and Atticism (Lawrence Kim), revised, forthcoming Jul–Sep 2020

Greek Material Culture: Bronze Age

Biblical archaeology (Aren Maeir), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020

Greek Material Culture: Classical and Hellenistic

Persephone/Kore (Ana Isabel Jiménez San Cristóbal), revised, forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
baths and bathing (Fikret Yegül), revised, forthcoming Jul–Sep 2020

Greek Myth and Religion

processions (Jacob Latham), revised, forthcoming Jan–Mar 2020
Persephone/Kore (Ana Isabel Jiménez San Cristóbal), revised, forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
Hesiod (Jenny Strauss Clay), revised, forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
Derveni papyrus (Valeria Piano), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020

Jewish Studies

Judaea-Palaestina (Benjamin Isaac), revised, forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
Biblical archaeology (Aren Maeir), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
Cairo geniza (Lawrence H. Schiffman), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020

Late Antiquity

Sidonius Apollinaris (Joop van Waarden), revised, forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
Aresenius the Great (Blossom Stefaniw), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
Chosroes II, Parvēz, Sasanian king, 590–628 CE (Henning Börm), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
Evagrius Ponticus (Blossom Stefaniw), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
orthodoxy (Richard Flower), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
demons in Christian thought (Gregory D. Wiebe), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
Cairo geniza (Lawrence H. Schiffman), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
Didymus the Blind (Blossom Stefaniw), forthcoming Jul–Sep 2020
Dracontius, Blossius Aemilius (Helen Kaufmann), revised, forthcoming Jan-Mar 2020
Sozomen, church historian (Alberto J. Quiroga Puertas), revised, forthcoming Jan-Mar 2020

Latin Literature

Ovid, poet, 43 BCE–17 CE (Stephen Hinds), revised, forthcoming Jul–Sep 2020
Domus Aurea (Larry Ball), revised, forthcoming Jul–Sep 2020
Dracontius, Blossius Aemilius (Helen Kaufmann), revised, forthcoming Jan-Mar 2020

Linguistics

Etruscan language (Rex E. Wallace), revised, forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
Spain and Portugal, pre-Roman scripts and languages (Joseph F. Eska), revised, forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
Arcado-Cypriot dialect (Albio Cesare Cassio), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020

Near East

Biblical archaeology (Aren Maeir), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
Chosroes II, Parvēz, Sasanian king, 590–628 CE (Henning Börm), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
Cairo geniza (Lawrence H. Schiffman), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020

Philosophy

demons in Christian thought (Gregory D. Wiebe), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
Philodemus (David Blank), revised, forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
Derveni papyrus (Valeria Piano), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020

Reception

popular culture, modern (Gideon Nisbet), revised, forthcoming Jul–Sep 2020

Roman History and Historiography

stola (Kelly Olson), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
Domus Aurea (Larry Ball), revised, forthcoming Jul–Sep 2020

Roman Law

traffic, urban (Eric Poehler), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020

Roman Material Culture

stola (Kelly Olson), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
traffic, urban (Eric Poehler), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
Domus Aurea (Larry Ball), revised, forthcoming Jul–Sep 2020
baths and bathing (Fikret Yegül), revised, forthcoming Jul–Sep 2020

Roman Myth and Religion

processions (Jacob Latham), revised, forthcoming Jan–Mar 2020
calendar, Roman (Jörg Rüpke), revised, forthcoming Apr–Jun 2020
Ovid, poet, 43 BCE–17 CE (Stephen Hinds), revised, forthcoming Jul–Sep 2020
magic, Roman (Richard Gordon), forthcoming Jul–Sep 2020
religion, Phoenician and Punic (Corinne Bonnet), forthcoming Jul–Sep 2020

Science, Technology, and Medicine

baths and bathing (Fikret Yegül), revised, forthcoming Jul–Sep 2020