Brill's New Pauly Supplements is a series of additional reference works complementing the information of Brill's New Pauly. Taking a variety of approaches, each volume provides scholars quick access to a wealth of indepth knowledge on subjects from chronological lists of rulers of the ancient world, a biographical dictionary of classists who have made their mark on scholarship, to an historical atlas and encyclopedia-type works on the reception of myth and classical literature.
Brill's New Pauly Supplements Online I brings together 6 major reference works for study of the ancient world and its reception in later centuries, including the acclaimed Historical Atlas of the Ancient World. Ranging from comprehensive lists of rulers and dynasties that made their mark on history to the biographies of scholars throughout the ages who shaped our knowledge of the classics.
The collection consist of the following (English) titles:
1. Chronologies of the Ancient World 2. Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts 3. Historical Atlas of the Ancient World 4. The Reception of Myth and Mythology 5. The Reception of Classical Literature 6. The History of Classical Scholarship
Brill's New Pauly Supplements Online II brings together seven reference volumes for study of the Ancient World and its reception in later centuries. Two reception volumes focus on the Renaissance and Enlightenment periods, while the volume about the reception of historical figures complements that about figures from mythology (vol. 4). The other four volumes are about Antiquity itself – including Early and Late Antiquity.
The English edition is only available as a set with the German version Der Neue Pauly Supplemente II Online.
The collection consists of the following (English) titles:
7. Figures of Antiquity and their Reception in Art, Literature and Music 8. The Reception of Antiquity in Renaissance Humanism 9. The Early Mediterranean World, 1200 - 600 BC 10. History and Culture of Byzantium 11. Greek and Roman Military History (forthcoming)
12. The Reception of Antiquity in the Enlightenment 13. The Germanic Peoples and Ancient Rome (forthcoming)
Brill's New Pauly Supplements Online II and Der Neue Pauly Supplemente II Online bring together seven reference volumes for study of the Ancient World and its reception in later centuries. Two reception volumes focus on the Renaissance and Enlightenment periods, while the volume about the reception of historical figures complements that about figures from mythology. The other four volumes are about Antiquity itself – including Early and Late Antiquity.
The collection consists of the following titles:
Band 8: Historische Gestalten der Antike – Rezeption in Literatur, Kunst und Musik / Volume 7: Figures of Antiquity and their Reception in Art, Literature and Music (published in 2017)
Band 9: Renaissance-Humanismus – Lexikon zur Antikerezeption / Volume 8: The Reception of Antiquity in Renaissance Humanism (published in 2018)
Band 10: Frühgeschichte der Mittelmeerkulturen – Historisch-archäologisches Handbuch / Volume 9: The Early Mediterranean World, 1200 - 600 BC (published in 2019)
Band 11: Byzanz – Historisch-kulturwissenschaftliches Handbuch / Volume 10: History and Culture of Byzantium (published in 2020)
Band 12: Militärgeschichte der griechisch-römischen Antike – Lexicon / Volume 11: Greek and Roman Military History (forthcoming)
Band 13: Das 18. Jahrhundert – Lexikon zur Antikerezeption in Aufklärung und Klassizismus / Volume 12: The Reception of Antiquity in the Enlightenment (Published in 2021)
Band 14: Die Germanen und das Römische Reich – Historisch-archäologisches Lexikon / Volume 13: The Germanic Peoples and Ancient Rome (forthcoming)
Brill´s New Pauly is the English edition of the authoritative Der Neue Pauly, published by Verlag J.B. Metzler since 1996. The encyclopaedic coverage and high academic standard of the work, the interdisciplinary and contemporary approach and clear and accessible presentation have made the New Pauly the unrivalled modern reference work for the ancient world. The section on Antiquity of Brill´s New Pauly are devoted to Greco-Roman antiquity and cover more than two thousand years of history, ranging from the second millennium BC to early medieval Europe. Special emphasis is given to the interaction between Greco-Roman culture on the one hand, and Semitic, Celtic, Germanic, and Slavonic culture, and ancient Judaism, Christianity, and Islam on the other hand. The section on the Classical Tradition is uniquely concerned with the long and influential aftermath of antiquity and the process of continuous reinterpretation and revaluation of the ancient heritage, including the history of classical scholarship. Brill´s New Pauly presents the current state of traditional and new areas of research and brings together specialist knowledge from leading scholars from all over the world. Many entries are elucidated with maps and illustrations and the English edition will include updated bibliographic references.
The Reception of Classical Literature , a Supplement to Brill’s New Pauly gives an overview of the reception and influence of ancient literary works on the literature, art and music from Antiquity to the present.
This new atlas of the ancient world illustrates the political, economic, social and cultural developments in the ancient Near East, the Mediterranean world, the Byzantine Empire, the Islamic world and the Holy Roman Empire from the 3rd millennium BC until the 15th century AD.
The Reception of Myth and Mythology highlights the routes and works through which the myths of Greece and Rome have passed into the cultural memory of Europe over the centuries, into its literature, music and art and its reflections on aesthetics and philosophy.
Chronologies of the Ancient World - Names, Dates and Dynasties
From the Mesopotamian kings in around 3000 BC to the Bishops and Patriarchs of Late Antiquity, Chronologies of the Ancient World lists all rulers and dynasties that made their mark on ancient history. This supplement to Brill’s New Pauly enriches the information from the encyclopedia with its exhaustive lists of names, dates and facts about the people who shaped the ancient world.
Figures of Antiquity and Their Reception in Art, Literature and Music
The 96 contributions in Brill’s New Pauly Supplement 7: Historical Figures from Antiquity depict the survival of great characters from Antiquity to the modern world. Each article presents an overview of the latest research on what we know concerning the lives of the historical person or legendary figure and then recounts the reception of these figures throughout history, giving special attention on the viewpoints in the early modern and contemporary periods.