Rosetta Journal Issue #13. Summer 2013

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Frank Simons: Editorial

Helen Todd, Eleanor Reeve, Simone Finkmann, Jane Burowski and Lucy Van Essen-Fishman: Introduction


Bill Beck: 'Tying Up Loose Ends: The Metapoetics of Closure in Odyssey 22'

Ellie Brown: 'Doom and Sorrow: Achilleus' Physical Expression of Mourning in the Iliad'

Elisa Dal Chiele: 'Mirabilis Ordinatio. Soul and Body in Augustine's Sermo de Providentia Dei (S. Dolbeau 29, 4-5)'

Sylvie Galhac: 'The word σῶμα in the Iliad and the Odyssey'

Mira Green: 'Eating and Nature: Tools of Political and Social Critique in Ancient Rome'

Nikolas Hächler: 'Galen's Observations on Diseases of the Soul and the Mind of Men – Researches on the Knowledge of Mental Illnesses in Antiquity'

Paul Terence Matthias Jackson: 'The Gods of Philodemus'

Argyri Karanasiou: 'Euripidean Geras and the Theme of Escape'

J. König: 'Ancient Greco-Roman Views of the Testicle in Celsus and Beyond'

James Calvin Taylor: 'Eloquence Will Not Say a Few Words: The Textual Record of Republican Oratory and the Purpose of Cicero's Brutus'

Book Reviews

Marsia Sfakianou Bealby: 'Cybelle Greenlaw, The Representation of Monkeys in the Art and Thought of Mediterranean Cultures: A New Perspective on Ancient Primates. Oxford, 2011'

Laura Whitehouse: 'Maren Clegg Hyer and Gale R. Owen-Crocker (eds), The Material Culture of Daily Living in the Anglo-Saxon World. Exeter, University of Exeter Press, 2011'

Emily Millward: 'Christina Riggs (ed.), The Oxford Handbook of Roman Egypt. Oxford. Oxford University Press, 2012'

Maria Young: 'Karen Radner and Eleanor Robson (eds), The Oxford Handbook of Cuneiform Culture. Oxford. Oxford University Press, 2011'

Notes and Shorter Pieces

Nelson Goering: 'Review of "Ashurbanipal: The Last Great King of Assyria"'

Gesine Manuwald: '"Life and death: Pompeii and Herculaneum" at the British Museum'