Brill's Companions to Classical Reception

Volumes in the series deal with subjects pertaining to the broad field of Classical reception including, but not limited to reception of art, literature, architecture, history, religion, political thought, and intellectual thought (including volumes on influential Classical scholars) in later centuries and in various scholarly disciplines. The Series will show a systematic coverage of subjects. Written by the foremost specialists in the respective fields, they aim to provide full-balanced accounts at an advanced level, as well as synthesis of debate and the state of scholarship.

Forthcoming Volumes:


Brill's Companion to the Reception of Vitruvius, edited by Ingrid Rowland
Brill’s Companion to the Reception of Galen, edited by Petros Bouras-Vallianatos and Barbara Zipser
Brill's Companion to Medieval and Early Modern Platonism (2 vols.), edited by Anna Corrias and Guido Giglioni
Brill's Companion to the Reception of Xenophon, edited by Dustin Gish
Brill’s Biographical Dictionary of Women Classicists, edited by Judith Hallett and Graham Whitaker
Brill's Companion to German Platonism, edited by Alan Kim
Brill's Companion to the Modern Historiography of Ancient Greece, edited by Alexandra Lianeri and Kostas Vlassopoulos
Brill's Companion to the Reception of Homer: From the Hellenistic Age to Late Antiquity, edited by Christina-Panagiota Manolea
Brill's Companion to the Reception of Homer: From Byzantium to the Enlightenment, edited by Christina-Panagiota Manolea and Antony Makrinos
Brill's Companion to the Reception of Plutarch, edited by Katerina Oikonomopoulou and Sophia Xenophontos
Brill's Companion to the Reception of Athenian Democracy, edited by Dino Piovan and Giovanni Giorgini
Brill's Companion to the Reception of Ancient Rhetoric, edited by Sophia Papaioannou, Andreas Serafim and Michael Edwards



The series has published an average of three volumes per year since 2014.

Editorial Board

Series Editor: Kyriakos N. Demetriou, University of Cyprus