Glen W. Bowersock | Bibliography



0. "Oxford Letter," The American Oxonian 47 (1960), 131-37.



1. "Eurycles of Sparta," Journal of Roman Studies 51 (1961), pp. 112-18.



2. "C. Marius Censorinus, Legatus Caesaris,," Harvard Studies in Classical Philology 68 (1964), pp. 207-10.

3. "A Correction in Strabo Confirmed," Classical Review 78 (1964), pp. 12-13.

4. "Augustus on Aegina," Classical Quarterly 14 (1964), pp. 120-21.

5. "Anth. Pal. VII 638 (Crinagoras)," Hermes 92 (1964), pp. 255-56.



6. Augustus and the Greek World (Oxford, 1965; corrected reprint 1966).

7. "Zur Geschichte des römischen Thessaliens," Rheinisches Museum 108 (1965), pp. 277-89.

8. "The Personality of Thucydides," Antioch Review 25 (1965), pp. 135-46.

9. "Some Persons in Plutarchs Moralia," Classical Quarterly 15 (1965), pp. 267-70.

10. Review of F. Millar, A Study of Cassius Dio, Gnomon 37 (1965), pp. 469-74.



11. "Pseudo-Xenophon," Harvard Studies in Classical Philology 71 (1966), pp. 33-55.

12. Review of A.J.N. Wilson, Emigration from Italy in the Republican Age of Rome, Classical World 60 (1966), pp. 19-20.



13. "A New Inscription of Arrian," Greek, Roman, and Byzantine Studies 8 (1967), pp. 279-80.

14. Pseudo-Xenophon (Cambridge, MA, 1967) reprint of no. 11 above.

15. Review of B. Levick, Roman Colonies in Southern Asia Minor, Classical World 61 (1967), p. 162.

16. Review of L. Hutchinson, The Conspiracy of Catiline, Classical World 61 (1967), p. 50.

17. Review of R.E. Smith, Cicero the Statesman, American Historical Review (1967), p. 112.



18. Pseudo-Xenophon, Constitution of the Athenians, new edition with introduction and translation, in Xenophon: Vol. VIII, Scripta Minora (Loeb Classical Library, 1968).

19. "The Proconsulate of Albus," Harvard Studies in Classical Philology 72 (1968), pp. 289-94.

20. Review of D. Nörr, Imperium und Polis in her hohen Prinzipatszeit, Journal of Roman Studies 58 (1968), pp. 261-62.

21. Review of J. Harmand, L'armée et le soldat à Rome de 107 à 50 avant notre ère, Classical World 61 (1968), pp. 302-3.

22. Review of L. Edelstein, The Idea of Progress in Classical Antiquity, American Historical Review (1968), pp. 119-20.

23. Review of E. Kornemann, Weltgeschichte des Mittelmeerraumes, American Historical Review (1968), pp. 781-82.



24. Greek Sophists in the Roman Empire (Oxford, 1969).

25. "Suetonius and Trajan," Hommages à Marcel Renard, Collection Latomus, Vol. 101 (1969), pp. 119-25.

26. Review of D. Earl, The Age of Augustus, Classical World 62 (1969), p. 283.

27. Review of P.R. Franke, Kleinasien zur Römerzeit, American Historical Review (1969), pp. 959-60.

28. Review of T.W. Africa, The Ancient World, Classical World 63 (1969), p. 126.

29. Review of I. Becher, Das Bild der Kleopatra in der griechischen und lateinischen Literatur, American Journal of Philology 90 (1969), pp. 252-54.

30. Review of H. Heinen, Rom und Ägypten von 51 bis 47 v. Chr., American Journal of Philology 90 (1969), pp. 483-84.



31. Philostratus: Life of Apollonius, ed. with introduction and notes, translation by C.P. Jones (Penguin Books, 1970).

32. "The Annexation and Initial Garrison of Arabia," Zeitschrift für Papyrologie und Epigraphik 5 (1970), pp. 37-47.

33. Review of R.K. Sherk, Roman Documents from the Greek East, American Journal of Philology 91 (1970), pp. 223-28.

34. Review of S. Treggiari, Roman Freedmen during the Late Republic, Classical World 63 (1970), p. 278.



35. "A Date in the Eighth Eclogue," Harvard Studies in Classical Philology 75 (1971), pp. 73-80.

36. "A Report on Arabia Provincia," Journal of Roman Studies 61 (1971), pp. 219-42.

37. Review of G. Aujac and F. Lasserre, Strabon, Géographie I-II, Gnomon 43 (1971), pp. 249-53.

38. Review of J.H. Oliver, Marcus Aurelius: Aspects of Civil and Cultural Policy in the East, Classical World 64 (1971), p. 276.

39. Review of A.H.M. Jones, Augustus, Latomus 30 (1971), pp. 1202-3.

40. Review of M.J. Fontana, L'Athenaion Politeia del V secolo a. C., Gnomon 43 (1971), pp. 416-18.



41. Review of M.J. Fontana, La costituzione degli Ateniesi, Rivista Storica Italiana 84 (1972), pp. 199-201.

42. Review of F.E. Peters, The Harvest of Hellenism, American Classical Review 2 (1972), pp. 86-87.



43. "Greek Intellectuals and the Imperial Cult in the Second Century A.D.," Le culte des souverains dans l'empire romain, Fondation Hardt, Geneva: Entretiens, Vol. XIX (1973), pp. 179-212.

44. "City Development in Syria under Vespasian," Akten des VI. internationalen Kongresses für griechische und lateinische Epigraphik, München 1972, Vestigia, Bd. 17 (1973), pp. 123-29.

45. "The Social and Economic History of the Roman Empire by Michael Ivanovitch Rostovtzeff," Daedalus (Fall, 1973), pp. 15-23.

46. "Syria under Vespasian," Journal of Roman Studies 63 (1973), pp. 133-40.

47. Review of J. Deininger, Der politische Widerstand gegen Rom in Griechenland 217-86 v. Chr., Gnomon 45 (1973), pp. 576-80.

48. Review of Auckland Classical Essays, Antichthon 7 (1973), pp. 90-93.



49. Approaches to the Second Sophistic (American Philological Association, 1974), ed. with introduction and appendix.

50. "Agrippa, Marcus Vipsanius," Encyclopaedia Britannica, 15th ed. (1974).

51. "Galen," Encyclopaedia Britannica, 15th ed. (1974).

52. "Hadrian," Encyclopaedia Britannica, 15th ed. (1974).



53. "Herodian and Elagabalus," Yale Classical Studies 24 (1975), pp. 229-36.

54. "The Greek-Nabataean Bilingual Inscription at Ruwwâfa, Saudi Arabia," Le monde grec: Hommages à Claire Preaux (1975), pp. 513-22.

55. "Old and New in the History of Judaea," review of E. Schürer, History of the Jewish People, Journal of Roman Studies 65 (1975), pp. 180-85.



56. "Gibbon on Civil War and Rebellion in the Decline of the Roman Empire," Daedalus (Summer, 1976), pp. 63-71.

57. "A New Antonine Inscription from the Syrian Desert," Chiron 6 (1976), pp. 349-55.

58. "Limes Arabicus," Harvard Studies in Classical Philology 80 (1976), pp. 219-29.

59. Review of P. Hammond, The Nabataeans, Classical World (March, 1976), pp. 388-89.

60. Review of Prosopography of the Later Roman Empire, American Journal of Philology 97 (1976), pp. 84-86.

61. Review of W. Liebeschuetz, Antioch, American Historical Review (1976), p. 831.

62. Review of W.K. Pritchett, Dionysius, On Thucydides, Classical Philology 71 (1976), pp. 361-64.



63. Edward Gibbon and the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, ed. with J. Clive and S.R. Graubard (Cambridge, MA, 1977).

64. "Oi Politikoi Thesmoi kata tên Periodo tês Rhomaiokratias," Istoria tou Ellênikou Ethnous: Ellênismos kai Rhômê: (Athens, 1977), pp. 112-37.

65. "Gibbon and Julian," Gibbon et Rome à la lumiére de l'historiographie moderne, Université de Lausanne, Publications de la Faculté des Lettres, XXII (1977), pp. 191-217.

66. "Twelve Graeco-Roman Sites in Syria, Palestine, Iraq, and Afghanistan," Atlas of Classical Archaeology, M.I. Finley, ed. (1977), pp. 220-42.



67. Julian the Apostate (Harvard University Press, 1978; reprinted 1980).

68. "The Emperor's Burden," review of F. Millar, The Emperor in the Roman World, Classical Philology 73 (1978), pp. 346-51.

69. "The Addressee of Virgils Eighth Eclogue: A Response," Harvard Studies in Classical Philology 82 (1978), pp. 201-2.

70. "Pompeii, A.D. 79, Harvard Magazine (May-June, 1978), pp. 40-49.

71. "The Rediscovery of Herculaneum and Pompeii," The American Scholar (Autumn, 1978), pp. 461-70.

72. "Les églises de Lyon et de Vienne: relations avec l'Asie," in Les martyrs de Lyon (Lyon, 1978), pp. 249-56.

73. "Augustus und der Kaiserkult im Osten," in Römischer Kaiserkult, Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft (1978), pp. 389-402.



74. Arktouros: Hellenic Studies Presented to B.M.W. Knox (de Gruyter, 1979), ed. with W. Burkert and M. Putnam.

75. "Historical Problems in Late Republican and Augustan Classicism," Le classicisme à Rome aux Iers siècles avant et après J.-C., Fondation Hardt, Geneva: Entretiens, Vol. XXV (1979), pp. 57-78.

76. "Under the Volcano," New York Times Sunday Book Review (August 12, 1979), 12 ff.



77. "The Emperor of Roman History," New York Review of Books (March 6, 1980), pp. 8-13.

78. "High Stakes Loser," review of R. Seager, Pompey, the American Scholar (Spring, 1980), pp. 276-80.

79. "Mavia, Queen of the Saracens," Studien zur antiken Sozialgeschichte: Festschrift Vittinghoff, Kölner Historische Abhandlungen, 28 (1980), pp. 477-95.

80. Comment on P. Brown, "The Philosopher and Society in Late Antiquity," Center for Hermeneutical Studies Colloquy 34 (1980), pp. 20-21.

81. "A Roman Perspective on the Bar Kochba War," Approaches to Ancient Judaism, Vol. II, W.S. Green, ed. (1980), pp. 131-41.

82. "Suetonius in the Eighteenth Century," Biography in the Eighteenth Century, J.D. Browning, ed. (1980), pp. 28-42.

83. "Gibbon: ribellioni e guerre civili nella decadenza dell' impero romano," Enciclopedia 78-79: Gibbon, Niebuhr, Ferrabino, publication of the Istituto della Enciclopedia Italiana (1980), pp. 13-20 translation of no. 56 above.



84. Review of M.I. Finley, Ancient Slavery and Modern Ideology, American Historical Review 86 (1981), p. 578.

85. Review of Julian Apostata, ed. R. Klein (Wege der Forschung, 509), Numen 28 (1981), pp. 88-93.

86. Review of J.J. ODonnell, Cassiodorus, The American Scholar (Autumn, 1981), pp. 546-52.

87. Review of F. LoCascio, Sulla autenticità delle epistole di Apollonio Tianeo, Classical Review 31 (1981), pp. 289.

88. "The Julian Poems of C.P. Cavafy," Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies 7 (1981), pp. 89-104.



89. "The Emperor Julian on his Predecessors," Yale Classical Studies 27 (1982), pp. 159-72.

90. Review of A. Spijkerman, The Coins of the Decapolis and Provincia Arabia, Journal of Roman Studies 72 (1982), pp. 197-98.

91. "The Imperial Cult: Perceptions and Persistence," Jewish and Christian Self-Definition, Vol. III, B.F. Mayer and E.P. Sanders, eds. (1982), pp. 171-82 (text), pp. 238-41 (notes).

92. "Plutarch and the Sublime Hymn of Ofellius Laetus," Greek, Roman, and Byzantine Studies 22 (1982), pp. 275-79.



93. Review of P. Athanassiadi-Fowden, Julian and Hellenism, American Historical Review 88 (1983), pp. 90-91.

94. "Cavafy and Apollonios," Grand Street (Spring, 1983), pp. 180-89.

95. Review of P. Athanassiadi-Fowden, Julian and Hellenism, Classical Review 33 (1983), pp. 81-83.

96. Roman Arabia (Harvard University Press, 1983).

97. Review of Robert Fitzgeralds translation of Virgils Aeneid, The Boston Globe (Sept. 18, 1983), pp. B10-11.

98. "Antipater Chaldaeus," Classical Quarterly 33 (1983), p. 491.

99. "The Art of the Footnoote," The American Scholar 53 (Winter, 1983-84), 5pp. 4-62.

100. "The Arabian Ares," Tria Corda: Scritti in onore di Arnaldo Momigliano, Biblioteca di Athenaeum, 1 (1983), pp. 43-47.



101. Review of G.H.R. Horsley, ed., Hellenika: Essays on Greek History and Politics, Classical World 77 (March-April, 1984), p. 255.

102. "Augustus and the East: the Problem of the Succession," Caesar Augustus: Seven Aspects, F. Millar and E. Segal, eds. (Oxford, 1984), pp. 169-88.

103. "Roman Senators from the Near East: Syria, Judaea, Arabia, Mesopotamia," Epigrafia e ordine senatorio, II, Tituli, 5 (1982; published 1984), pp. 651-68.

104. "No Senator from Cyprus, Epigrafia e ordine senatorio, II, Tituli, 5 (1982; published 1984), pp. 669-70.

105. "Junius Q. Publicus," review of C. Nicolet, The World of the Citizen in Republican Rome, and M.L. Clarke, The Noblest Roman, New York Review of Books (June 14, 1984), pp. 45-48.

106. Review of Joyce M. Reynolds, Aphrodisias and Rome, Gnomon 56 (1984), pp. 48-53.

107. "Palestine: Ancient History and Modern Politics," Grand Street (Autumn, 1984), pp. 130-41.

108. "Naming a Province: More on New Arabia," Zeitschrift für Papyrologie und Epigraphik 56 (1984), pp. 221-2.

109. Review of Karl Christ, Römische Geschichte und deutsche Geschichtswissenschaft, History and Theory 23 (1984), pp. 370-78.



110. Review of S.R.F. Price, Rituals and Power: the Roman Imperial Cult in Asia Minor, and R. Lambert, Beloved and God: The Story of Hadrian and Antinous, The New Republic (February 11, 1985), pp. 35-38.

111. Review of M. Sartre, Inscriptions grecques et latines de la Syrie, Tome XIII, Fascicule 1: Bostra, American Journal of Philology 106 (1985), pp. 139-42.

112. "The Literature of the Empire," with D.C. Innes, E.L. Bowie, P.E. Easterling, The Cambridge History of Classical Literature Vol. I, Greek Literature (Cambridge, 1985), pp. 642-713.

113. Exchange of letters with David Landes and Leon Wieseltier concerning no. 107 above, Grand Street (Spring, 1985), pp. 219-25.

114. Review of Villy Sørensen, Seneca: The Humanist at the Court of Nero, The American Scholar 54 (Autumn, 1985), pp. 567-70.

115. "Palestine: Ancient History and Modern Politics," Journal of Palestine Studies 56 (Summer, 1985), 49-57 reprint of no. 107 above.

116. "The Miracle of Memnon," Bulletin of the American Society of Papyrologists 21, Festschrift for J.F. Gilliam (1984; published 1985), pp. 21-32.

117. "Hadrian and Metropolis," Bonner Historia-Augusta-Colloquium 1982-83 (published 1985), pp. 75-88.

118. "The Bilingual Inscription from Barâqish," Studies in the History of Arabia, Vol. II: Pre-Islamic Arabia (Riyadh, 1984; published 1985), pp. 103-6.

119. "Nabataeans and Romans in the Wâdî Sirhân," Studies in the History of Arabia, Vol. II: Pre-Islamic Arabia (Riyadh, 1984; published 1985), pp. 133-36.



120. Review (with W.E. Metcalf) of Leo Mildenberg, The Coinage of the Bar Kokhba War, American Journal of Archaeology 90 (1986), pp. 254-56.

121. "Louis Robert 1904-1985," American Journal of Archaeology 90 (1986), pp. 171-72.

122. Review of Irfan Shahîd, Rome and the Arabs: A Prolegomenon to the Study of Byzantium and the Arabs and
Byzantium and the Arabs in the Fourth Century, Classical Review 36 (1986), pp. 111-17.

123. "An Arabian Trinity," Christians among Jews and Gentiles, Festschrift for Krister Stendahl, G.W.E. Nickelsburg and G.W. MacRae, S.J., eds. (1986), pp. 17-21 and Harvard Theological Review 79 (1986), pp. 17-21.

124. "How to Measure a Monster," review of Miriam T. Griffin, Nero: The End of a Dynasty, The New Republic (June 23, 1986), pp. 37-39.

125. "Rostovtzeff in Madison," The American Scholar 55 (Summer, 1986), pp. 391-400.

126. "Tylos and Tyre: Bahrain in the Graeco-Roman World," Bahrain through the Ages: The Archaeology, H.A. Al Khalifa and M. Rice, eds. (1986), pp. 399-406.

127. "From Emperor to Bishop: the Self-Conscious Transformation of Political Power in the Fourth Century A.D.," Classical Philology 81 (1986), pp. 298-307.

128. "Architects of Competing Transcendental Visions in Late Antiquity," The Origins and Diversity of Axial Age Civilizations, S.N. Eisenstadt, ed. (1986), pp. 280-87 (text), pp. 532-33 (notes).

129. "Symmachus and Ausonius," Colloque Genevois sur Symmache à l'occasion du mille six centième anniversaire du conflit de l'autel de la Victoire (1986), pp. 1-15.

130. Review of J.W. Burrow, Gibbon, Classical Review 36 (1986), pp. 292-95.

131. "NOUAEMITH - A Note on 'An Arabian Trinity'" no. 123 above, Harvard Theological Review 79 (1986), p. 465.



132. Review of J. Teixidor, Un port romain du désert: Palmyre, Classical Philology 82 (1987), pp. 178-81.

133. "Ancient Evenings," review of A History of Private Life, Vol. I, From Pagan Rome to Byzantium, Paul Veyne, ed., The New Republic (June 29, 1987), pp. 39-41.

134. Review of Hauran I: Recherches archéologiques sur la Syrie du sud à l'époque hellénistique et romaine, J.-M. Dentzer, ed., Berytus 33 (1985; published 1987), pp. 167-68.

135. "Hellenism of Zenobia," Greek Connections: Essays on Culture and Diplomacy, the Brademas lectures, 1976-1986, John T. A. Koumoulides, ed. (1987), pp. 19-27.

136. Obituary: Arnaldo Momigliano, The Independent (London; September 5, 1987), p. 22.

137. Review of S. Thomas Parker, Romans and Saracens: A History of the Arabian Frontier, American Journal of
91 (1987), p. 501.

138. Review of H.W. Parke, The Oracles of Apollo in Asia Minor, Classical World 81 (1987), pp. 65-66.

139. "Urheber konkurrierender transzendentaler Visionen in der Spätanike," Kulturen der Achsenzeit: Ihre Ursprünge und ihre Vielfalt, Vol. II, S.N. Eisenstadt, ed. (1987), pp. 81-91 translation of no. 128 above.

140. "The Mechanics of Subversion in the Roman Provinces," Opposition et résistances à l'empire d'Auguste à Trajan, Fondation Hardt, Geneva: Entretiens, Vol. XXXIII (1987), pp. 291-320.

141. "Arabs and Saracens in the Historia Augusta," Bonner Historia-Augusta-Colloquium 1984-85 (published 1987), pp. 71-80.

142. Review of Peter Högemann, Alexander der Grosse und Arabien, Gnomon 59 (1987), pp. 508-11.

143. "Epigraphica Asiae Minoris Rapta aut Obruta," with Christian Habicht and C.P. Jones, American Journal of Philology 108 (1987), pp. 699-706.



144. "Gibbons Historical Imagination," The American Scholar 57 (Winter, 1988), pp. 33-47.

145. "Palestine: Ancient History and Modern Politics," Blaming the Victims: Spurious Scholarship and the Palestinian Question, E. Said and C. Hitchens, eds. (1988), pp. 181-91 reprint of no. 107 above.

146. Gibbons Historical Imagination (Stanford Humanities Center, 1988) reprint of no. 144 above, text slightly augmented

147. "Athens' Dirty Secret," review of I.F. Stone, The Trial of Socrates, The New Republic (March 28, 1988), pp. 37-39.

148. "The Dissolution of the Roman Empire," The Collapse of Ancient Civilizations, N. Yoffee and G.L. Cowgill, eds. (1988), pp. 165-75.

149. Review of Steven E. Sidebotham, Roman Economic Policy in the Erythra Thalassa 30 B.C. - A.D. 217, and Henry I. MacAdam, Studies in the Roman Province of Arabia: The Northern Sector, Classical Review 38 (1988), pp. 101-4.

150. "The Three Arabias in Ptolemys Geography," Géographie historique au Proche-Orient, P.-L. Gatier, B. Helly, and J.-P. Rey-Coquais, eds. (1988), pp. 47-53.

151. Review of A History of Their Own, Vol. I, B.S. Anderson and J.P. Zinsser, eds., New York Times Sunday Book Review (August 14, 1988), p. 15.

152. Review of Elizabeth Rawson, Intellectual Life in the late Roman Republic, Phoenix 42 (1988), pp. 272-74.



153. Review of Martin Bernal, Black Athena: Vol. I, The Fabrication of Ancient Greece 1785-1985, Journal of Interdisciplinary History 19 (1989), pp. 490-91.

154. "La Mésène (Maišân) Antonine," L'Arabie préislamique et son environnement historique et culturel, T. Fahd, ed. (1989), pp. 159-68.

155. Review of John Julius Norwich, Byzantium: The Early Centuries, The New York Times Sunday Book Review (April 16, 1989), p. 9.

156. "Herodotus, Alexander, and Rome," The American Scholar (Summer, 1989), pp. 407-14.

157. Review of Christopher Hitchens, Imperial Spoils: the Curious Case of the Elgin Marbles, The Washington Post Book World (July 16, 1989), pp. 4-5.

158. Review of Edgar Pack, Städte und Steuern in der Politik Julians, Gnomon 61 (1989), pp. 270-71.

159. "The Later Momigliano," Grand Street (Autumn, 1989), pp. 197-209.

160. "Social and Economic History of Syria under the Roman Empire," Archéologie et histoire de la Syrie, Vol. II, J.-M. Dentzer and W. Orthmann, eds. (1989), pp. 63-80.

161. Review of Neil Asher Silberman, Between Past and Present: Archaeology, Ideology, and Nationalism in the Modern Middle East, the Washington Post Book World (October 29, 1989), p. 5.

162. "Erodoto, Alessandro, e Roma," Rivista Storica Italiana 100 (1988; published 1989), pp. 724-38, cf. no. 156 above.

163. "Arnaldo Momigliano e la storiografia dell'antichità in USA," Omaggio ad Arnaldo Momigliano: Storia e storiografia sul mondo antico, L. Cracco Ruggini, ed. (1989), pp. 43-51.



164. "The Dawn of Reading," review of Rosalind Thomas, Oral Tradition Written Record in Classical Athens, and William V. Harris, Ancient Literacy, The New Republic (April 2, 1990), pp. 37-39.

165. Hellenism in Late Antiquity, Jerome Lectures (Michigan and Cambridge, 1990).

166. "Edward Lear in Petra," Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 34 (1990), pp. 309-20.

167. "The Pontificate of Augustus," Between Republic and Empire: Interpretations of Augustus and His Principate, K.A. Raaflaub and M. Toher, eds. (1990), pp. 380-94.

168. "Achaia," Handbuch der europäischen Wirtschafts- und Sozialgeschichte, vol. 1, F. Vittinghoff et al., eds. (1990), pp. 639-53.

169. Review of John Matthews, The Roman Empire of Ammianus, Journal of Roman Studies 80 (1990), pp. 244-50.

170. Response to "Edward Gibbon in History" by J.G.A. Pocock, The Tanner Lectures on Human Values, vol. 11 (1990), pp. 375-84.



171. Review of Joseph A. Tainter, The Collapse of Complex Societies, Journal of Field Archaeology 18 (1991), pp. 119-21.

172. Obituary: Ronald Syme, Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 135 (1991), pp. 117-22.

173. Obituary: Kenan T. Erim, American Journal of Archaeology 95 (1991), pp. 281-83.

174. Review of The Greek Renaissance in the Roman Empire: Papers from the Tenth British Museum Classical Colloquium, Susan Walker and Averil Cameron, eds., American Journal of Archaeology 95 (1991), pp. 357-58.

175. Review of Engelbert Winter, Die sâsânidisch-römischen Friedensverträge des 3. Jahrhunderts n. Chr., Classical Review 41 (1991), p. 257.

176. Commentary on "Symbols and Rituals," City States in Classical Antiquity and Medieval Italy, Anthony Molho, Kurt Raaflaub, and Julia Emlen, eds. (1991), pp. 549-53.

177. "The Babatha Papyri, Masada, and Rome," review-article on Naphtali Lewis, ed., Judean Desert Studies: The Documents from the Bar Kokhba Period in the Cave of Letters. Greek Papyri, and Hannah M. Cotton and Joseph Geiger, eds., Masada II, The Yigael Yadin Excavations 1963-1965: Final Reports. The Latin and Greek Documents, Journal of Roman Archaeology 4 (1991), pp. 336-44.

178. "Greek Culture in Petra and Bostra in the Third Century A.D.," O Ellênismos sten Anatolê, International Meeting of History and Archaeology, Delphi, 1986 (1991), pp. 15-22.

179. Obituary: Russell Meiggs, for Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 135 (1991), pp. 473-77.

180. "La Grecia e le province orientali," Storia di Roma 2: L'Impero Mediterraneo, II:I Principi e il Mondo, G. Clemente, F. Coarelli, and E. Gabba, eds. (1991), pp. 409-32.

181. Review of C.W.M. Cox, A. Cameron, and J. Cullen, Monuments from the Aezanitis, ed. by B.Levick and S. Mitchell (MAMA IX), Journal of Roman Studies 81 (1991), pp. 223-25.

182. "Momigliano's Quest for the Person," History and Theory Beiheft 30: The Presence of the Historian: Essays in Memory of Arnaldo Momigliano (1991), pp. 27-36.

183. "Iuzhnaya Rossiya M.I. Rostovtseva: mezhdu Leningradom i Niu-Heivenom," Vestnik Drevneì Istorii (1991), pp. 152-62.



184. Review of Patricia B. Craddock, Edward Gibbon: Luminous Historian (1772-1794), American Journal of Philology 113 (1992), pp. 147-50.

185. "Vom Kaiser zum Bischof: Die Verlagerung der politischen Macht im 4. nachchristlichen Jahrhundert," Kulturen der Achsenzeit, Vol. II.3, S.N. Eisenstadt, ed. (1992), pp. 284-97 translation of no. 127 above.

186. L'ellenismo nel mondo tardoantico (Rome, 1992) translation of no. 165 above.

187. "The Arabs Before Islam," The Genius of Arab Civilization: Source of Renaissance, J.R. Hayes, ed. (3rd ed., 1992), pp. 15-34.

188. Review of D.A. Russell, ed., Antonine Literature, Gnomon 64 (1992), pp. 638-40.



189. Review of R.L. Wilken, The Land Called Holy, New York Times Sunday Book Review (January 10, 1993), p. 12.

190. "Ronald Syme - A Brief Tribute," Tacitus and the Tacitean Tradition, T.J. Luce and A.J. Woodman, eds. (1993), pp. xiii-xv.

191. "Tacitus and the Province of Asia," Tacitus and the Tacitean Tradition, T.J. Luce and A.J. Woodman, eds., (1993), pp. 3-10.

192. "The Cult and Representation of Dusares in Roman Arabia," Petra and the Caravan Cities, F. Zayadine, ed. (1990); published 1993), pp. 31-35.

193. "I Percorsi della Politica," Storia di Roma 3. L'età tardoantica, I: Crisi e trasformazioni, Lellia Cracco Ruggini et al., eds. (1993), pp. 527-49.

194. "The New Greek Inscription from South Yemen," TO ELLENIKON: Studies in Honor of Speros Vryonis, Jr., Vol. I, J.S. Langdon, et al., eds. (1993), pp. 3-8.

195. "The South Russia of Rostovtzeff: Between Leningrad and New Haven" M. Rostowzew: Skythien und der Bosporus, Bd. II, Wiederentdeckte Kapitel und Verwandtes, H. Heinen, ed. (1993), pp. 187-97 original of no. 183 above.



196. "M.I. Rostovtzev i Garvard," Vestnik Drevnei Istorii 1994, pp. 204-14 (with G. Bongard-Levin).

197. Le Martyre de Pionios, par Louis Robert, mis au point et complété par G.W. Bowersock et C.P. Jones (Dumbarton Oaks, 1994).

198. A.D. Momigliano: Studies on Modern Scholarship, edited by G.W. Bowersock and T.J. Cornell (University of California Press, 1994).

199. Review of Stephen Mitchell, Anatolia: Land, Men and Gods in Asia Minor, 2 vols., The Times Literary Supplement (27 May 1994), p. 28.

200. "Nonnos Rising," review-article on three books by Pierre Chuvin, Topoi 4/1 (1994), pp. 385-99.

201. Roman Arabia (Harvard University Press, 1994) corrected reprint of no. 96 above.

202. Fiction as History: Nero to Julian, Sather Classical Lectures, 1991 (University of California Press).

203. "Ronald Syme," Proceedings of the British Academy 84 (1994), pp. 539-563.

204. Studies on the Eastern Roman Empire (Bibliotheca Eruditorum, Keip Verlag).

205. "The Aethiopica of Heliodorus and the Historia Augusta," Historiae Augustae Colloquium Genevense (Bari, 1994), pp. 43-52.

206. "Dionysus as an Epic Hero," Studies in the Dionysiaca of Nonnos, ed. N. Hopkinson, Cambridge Philosophical Soc. Suppl. Vol. 17 (1994), pp. 156-66.



207. Martyrdom and Rome, Wiles Lectures, the Queens University of Belfast, (Cambridge University Press).

208. Review of Roger S. Bagnall, Egypt in Late Antiquity, Journal of Interdisciplinary History 26 (1995), pp. 275-6.

209. Introduction to "The Fall of Rome by W. H. Auden, Auden Studies 3 (Oxford University Press, 1995), pp. 111-19.

210. "In Memoriam: George Savidis," Modern Greek Studies Association Bulletin 27.2, Fall 1995, unpaginated at front.



211. "Rescuing the Greeks," Review of M. Lefkowitz, Not Out of Africa and M. Lefkowitz with G. M. Rogers, Black Athena Revisited, New York Times Book Review, 25 February 1996, pp. 6-7.

212. "The New Cavafy," The American Scholar 65 (1996), pp. 243-57.

213. "The Vanishing Paradigm of the Fall of Rome," Bulletin of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences 49, May 1996, no. 8, pp. 29-43.

214. O Ellênismos stên usterê archaiotêta, translation of no. 165 above (Athens, 1996).

215. "Gold Digger of 1868," Review of C. Moorehead, Lost and Found, and V. Tolstikov-M. Treister, The Gold of Troy, New York Times Book Review, 14 July 1996, p. 7.

216. "Late Antique Alexandria," Alexandria and Alexandrianism (The J. Paul Getty Museum, Malibu, California 1996), pp. 263-272.

217. Review of M. Tanner, Wagner, Opera News 61, no. 4 (October, 1996), pp. 65-6.

218. "Les grecs 'barbarisés'," Ktema 17 (1992, published 1996), pp. 249-57.

219. "Exploration in North-West Arabia after Jaussen-Savignac," Topoi 6/2 (1996), pp. 553-63.

220. "Rendering unto Caesar," Review of Theodor Mommsen, A History of Rome under the Emperors, The New Republic, 16 December 1996, pp. 42-5.

221. "Gibbon, Edward (1737-94)," An Encyclopedia of the History of Classical Archaeology, ed. N. T. de Grummond (Greenwood Press, Westport, 1996), Vol. I., pp. 500-2.

222. "Rostovtzeff and Harvard" (with G. Bongard-Levin), Philologus 140 (1996), pp. 334-48.



223. Review of Charlotte Roueché, Performers and Partisans at Aphrodisias in the Roman and Late Roman Periods, Gnomon 69 (1997), pp. 46-50.

224. "Jacoby's Fragments and Two Greek Historians of Pre-Islamic Arabia," Aporemata I: Collecting
Fragments/Fragmente sammeln
, ed. G. W. Most (Göttingen, 1997), pp. 173-85.

225. "The Mithras People," review of R. Gordon, Image and Value in the Graeco-Roman World, in Times Literary Supplement 14 February 1997, p. 7.

226. "Perfumes and Power," in Profumi d'Arabia, Atti del Convegno, ed. A. Avanzini (Rome, 1997), pp. 543-56.

227. "Beloch and the Birth of Demography," in the forum "Fruitful Disputes," Transactions of the American Philological Association 127 (1997), pp. 373-9.

228. Comment on P. Brown, The World of Late Antiquity, Symbolae Osloenses 72 (1997), pp. 31-3.

229. "A Post-Imperialist Perspective on the Roman Empire," Vestnik Drevnei Istorii 4 (223), 1997, pp. 86-93.



230. Review of A. Grafton, The Footnote: A Curious History, The New Republic, January 19, 1998, pp. 35-8.

231. "The Barbarism of the Greeks," Harvard Studies in Classical Philology 97 (1995, published 1998), pp. 3-14.

232. "Polytheism and Monotheism in Arabia and the Three Palestines," Dumbarton Oaks Papers 51 (1997, published 1998), pp. 1-10.

233. "The Rich Harvest of Near Eastern Mosaics," Journal of Roman Archaeology 11 (1998), pp. 693-9.

234. "Nabataeans on the Capitoline," Hyperboreus 3 (1997), 347-52.

235. "The End of Paganism?" Review of Cambridge Ancient History vol. 13, Times Literary Supplement, Nov. 20, 1998, p. 28.

236. "The Greek Moses: Confusion of Ethnic and Cultural Components in Later Roman and Early Byzantine Palestine," in Religious and Ethnic Communities in Later Roman Palestine (Maryland, 1998), pp. 31-48.



237. "Open House for the Ancients" The Metropolitan Museum's new Greek galleries, New York Times, Sunday Arts and Leisure, April 18, 1999, pp. 33 and 39.

238. "The Roman Emperor as Russian Tsar: Tacitus and Pushkin," Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 143.1 (March 1999), pp. 130-47.

239. Review of Simon Swain, Hellenism and Empire, International Journal of the Classical Tradition 4.3 (Winter 1998, published 1999), pp. 477-80.

240. Review of Daniel Mendelsohn, The Elusive Embrace, The New York Observer, June 14, 1999, p. 30.

241. Review of John Onians, Classical Art and the Cultures of Greece and Rome, The Wall Street Journal, Sept. 7, 1999, p. A23.

242. Late Antiquity. A Guide to the Postclassical World, edited by G. W. Bowersock, Peter Brown, and Oleg Grabar (Harvard University Press, 1999).

243. Introduction to English translation of A. Muhlstein, Astolphe de Custine (1790-1857): Le dernier marquis (Turtle Press, New York, 1999).

244. Preface to L. Storari, Guida di Smirne (1857), in Studi Ellenistici XII, ed. B. Virgilio (Pisa, Rome, 1999), pp. 317-21.

245. Review of J. Burckhardt, The Greeks and Greek Civilization, translated by S. Stern and edited by O. Murray, Balliol College Record 1999, pp. 73-4.

246. Review of N. Kokkinos, The Herodian Dynasty, Journal of Roman Studies 89 (1999), pp. 234-5.



247. "The Inflaming Image," Review of M. Bettini, The Portrait of the Lover, The New Republic, February 7, 2000, pp. 40-3.

248. "Une cité gréco-romaine?" Le Monde de la Bible, Petra issue, no. 127, May-June 2000, pp. 45-7 and 60.

249. Discussion of M. Fumaroli, "Singularity in an Age of Globalization," Useful Knowledge: The American Philosophical Society Millennium Program (Philadelphia, 1999; published 2000), pp. 241-3.

250. "The Syriac Life of Rabbula and Syrian Hellenism," Greek Biography and Panegyrics in Late Antiquity, ed. T. Hägg and P. Rousseau (Berkeley, 2000), pp. 255-71.

251. La Storia inventata. Immaginazione e sogno da Nerone a Giuliano, translation of Fiction as History (no. 202
above) by J. Thornton (Rome, 2000).

252. Review of P. Athanassiadi and M. Frede, Pagan Monotheism in Late Antiquity, Times Literary Supplement September 1, 2000, p. 29.

253. "Early Christianity as Historical Fiction," review-article on K. Hopkins, A World Full of Gods, Journal of Roman
13 (2000), pp. 763-6.

254. Review of Hans-Ulrich Wiemer, Libanios und Julian, Gnomon 72 (2000), pp. 640-2.

255. Review of Rudolf Haensch, Capita Provinciarum, Zeitschrift der Savigny-Stiftung 117 (2000), pp. 501-4.

256. Translation of no. 79 above in S. Brock, S. Harvey, G. Bowersock, qadisât wa-malikât min al-mashriq al suryânî wa-jazîrat al-'arab (Damascus, 2000).

257. "The New Inscription from Râsûn in Jordan," Syria 76 (1999, published 2000), pp. 223-5.

258. Review of W. Radt, Pergamon, Classical Review n.s. 50 (2000), pp. 553-4.

259. The International Role of Late Antique Cyprus (Nicosia, 2000).

260. Review of E. Equini Schneider, Septimia Zenobia Sebaste, Zeitschrift für Antikes Christentum 4 (2000), pp. 387-8.

261. Selected Papers on Late Antiquity (Edipuglia, Bari, 2000).



262. "Les Euemerioi et les confréries joyeuses," Comptes Rendus de l'Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres (1999, published 2001), pp. 1241-56.

263. "La Patria di Strabone," in Strabone e l'Asia Minore, Incontri Perugini di storia della storiografia antica e sul mondo antico X, ed. A. M. Biraschi and G. Salmeri (Naples 2000, published 2001), pp.13-24.

264. "Sign Language," Review of A. de Jorio, Gesture in Naples and Gesture in Classical Antiquity, The New Republic, April 9 and 16, 2001, pp.57-61.

265. "De Gibbon à «Gladiator», Les prophètes de la décadence," L'Histoire no. 254 (May 2001), pp. 46-51.

266. "Burckhardt sulla tarda antichità: dal Constantin alla Griechische Kulturgeschichte," Rivista Storica Italiana 112 (2000, published 2001), pp. 1094-1108.

267. "Some Reflections on Gibbon's Library," Gazette of the Grolier Club, no.52 (2001), pp. 49-59.

268. "Nabataean Inscriptions by Richard N. Jones with a Note by Glen W. Bowersock," in The Petra Church, ed. Z.T. Fiema et al., ACOR Publ. no.3 (Amman, 2001), pp.346-9.

269. "Wit from Woe," Review of Erich Segal, The Death of Comedy, The New Republic, November 12, 2001, pp. 50-52.

270. "Lucius Verus in the Near East," in Rome et ses provinces: Hommages à Jean Charles Balty, ed. C. Evers and A. Tsingarida (Brussels, 2001), pp.73-7.



271. Rome et le martyre, translation of no. 207. by P.-E. Dauzat (Paris, 2002).

272. "Notes on the New Edessene Mosaic of Prometheus," Hyperboreus 7 (2001, published 2002), fasc. 1-2, pp. 411-16.

273. "Recapturing the Past in Late Antiquity," Mediterraneo Antico 4 (2001, published 2002), pp. 1-15.

274. Review of F. Paschoud, Zosime I-II (revised edition) in Antiquité Tardive 9 (2001, published 2002), pp. 444-7.

275. "Philosophy in the Second Sophistic," in Philosophy and Power in the Graeco-Roman World: Essays in Honour of Miriam Griffin, ed. G. Clark and T. Rajak (Oxford, 2002), pp. 157-70.

276. "Chalcis ad Belum and Anasartha in Byzantine Syria," in Mélanges Gilbert Dagron, Travaux et Mémoires 14 (Paris, 2002) pp. 47-55.

277. "Serial Scholars," Review of Cambridge Ancient History XI, Journal of Roman Archaeology 15 (2002), pp. 511-15.

278."The New Old World," Review of C. Winterer, The Culture of Classicism, The New Republic, Nov. 4, 2002, pp. 27-31.

279. "Peter and Constantine," in Humana Sapit: Études d'antiquité tardive offertes à Lellia Cracco Ruggini, ed. J-M. Carrié and R. Lizzi Testa (2002), pp. 209-17.

280. "Antico e Tardoantico Oggi," with D. Vera, L. Ruggini and A. Schiavone, Rivista Storica Italiana 114 (2002), pp. 349-79.



281. "Watchmen," Review of D. Womersley, Gibbon and the Watchmen of the Holy City, Essays in Criticism 53 (2003), pp. 82-91.

282. "Seeing the Voice of the Lord," Review of R.L. Wilken, The Spirit of Early Christian Thought, New York Times Book Review, April 6, 2003, p. 22.

283. "The Highest God with Particular Reference to North Pontus," Hyperboreus 8 (2002, published, 2003), pp. 353-63.

284. "The Hellenistic Leja’ " Topoi Suppl. 4 (2003), pp. 341-8.

285. "The Tel Shalem Arch and P. Nahal Hever/Seiyal 8," in The Bar Kokhba War Reconsidered, ed. P. Schäfer (Tübingen, 2003), pp.171-80.

286. "Une voix de clairon," in Steiner, Cahier de l'Herne, ed. P.-E. Dauzat (Paris, 2003), pp.388-9.

287. "Dirty Old Town," Review of Rome the Cosmopolis, ed. C. Edwards and G. Woolf, Times Literary Supplement, October 3, 2003.

288. "The Nabataeans in Historical Context," in Petra Rediscovered, ed. G. Markoe (New York, 2003), pp. 19-25.

289. "The Classics, Christianity, and the Closing Mind," Review of C. Freeman, The Closing of the Western Mind, Los Angeles Times Book Review, November 9, 2003, p. 13.

290. "A Cambridge View of the Second Sophistic," Review of Being Greek under Rome, ed. S. Goldhill, Classical Review 53 (2003), pp. 329-31.

291. "Seneca's Greek," in Seneca Uomo Politico e l'Età di Claudio e di Nerone, ed. A. De Vivo and E. Lo Cascio (Bari, 2003), pp. 241-52.



292. Review of Jan Retsö, The Arabs in Antiquity, American Historical Review 109 (2004), p. 293.

293. "Critical Observations on the Documentary Data-Bank," in L'uso dei documenti nella storiografia antica, ed. A.M. Biraschi, P. Desideri, et al. (Naples, 2003, published 2004), pp.13-18.

294. "Paint Your Agon," Review of S.G. Miller, Ancient Greek Athletics, The New Republic, August 16 & 23, 2004, pp. 26-30.

295. "Riflessioni sulla periodizzazione dopo 'esplosione di tardoantico' di Andrea Giardina," Studi Storici 45 (2004), pp. 7-13.

296. "Burckhardt on Late Antiquity from the Constantin to the Griechische Kulturgeschichte," in Begegnungen mit Jakob Burckhardt (Beiträge zu Jakob Burckhardt, Bd. 4), ed. A. Cesana and L. Gossman (Basel, 2004), pp. 215-28, original and unabridged text of no. 266.

297. "Rostovtzeff's Birth of the Roman Empire, St. Petersburg (Petrograd) 1918," Mediterraneo Antico 6 (2003, published 2004), pp. 613-24.

298. "The Hadramawt between Persia and Byzantium," in La Persia e Bisanzio, Atti dei convegni Lincei 201 (Rome, 2004), pp. 263-73.

299. "The Mosaic Inscription in the Nile Festival Building at Sepphoris," Journal of Roman Archaeology 17 (2004), pp. 764-6.

300. "Artemidorus and the Second Sophistic," in Paideia: Die Welt der Zweiten Sophistik / The World of the Second Sophistic, ed. B. Borg (Berlin, 2004), pp. 53-63.



301. "The East-West Orientation of Mediterranean Studies and the Meaning of North and South in Antiquity," in Rethinking the Mediterranean, ed. W.V. Harris (Oxford, 2005), pp. 167-78.

302. "Centrifugal Force in Late Antique Historiography," in The Past Before Us: The Challenge of Historiographies of Late Antiquity, ed. Carole Straw and Richard Lim, Brepols (Turnhout, Belgium, 2004, published 2005), pp.19-23.

303. Review of F. Thome, Historia contra Mythos: Die Schriftauslegung Diodors von Tarsus und Theodors von Mopsuestia im Widerstreit zu Kaiser Julians und Salustius' allegorischem Mythenverständnis in Catholic Historical Review 91 (2005), pp. 131-2.

304. "Foreign Elites at Rome," in Flavius Josephus and Flavian Rome, ed. J. Edmundson, S. Mason, and J. Rives (Oxford, 2005), pp. 53-62.

305. Review of W. Burkert, Babylon, Memphis, Persepolis: Eastern Contexts of Greek Culture, in The New Republic, June 6 & 13, 2005, pp. 46-49.

306. "George Savidis," in Anthê Technêta: Mnêmê G. P. Sabbidê, (Athens, 2005), pp. 65-69.

307. "Augustine for the New Age," review of J.J. O'Donnell, Augustine, in New York Times Book Review, July 31, 2005, p. 17.

308. "Peter and Constantine," in St. Peter's in the Vatican, ed. W. Tronzo (Cambridge, 2005), pp. 5-15 [revised and illustrated version of no. 279 above].

309. "The New Hellenism of Augustan Athens," Annali della Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa, Class. Fil. e Lett., Ser. IV, 7, 1 (2002, published 2005), pp. 1-16.



310. "Well Occupied," Review of Hutton's Pausanias, König's Athletics and Literature, and Newby's Greek Athletics in the Roman World, Times Literary Supplement, May 26, 2006, p. 6.

311. Review of The Cambridge Mozart Encyclopedia, Opera News 70 (June 2006), pp. 72-3.

312. "A New Inscription from Panticapaeum" (with C. P. Jones), Zeitschrift für Papyrologie und Epigraphik 156 (2006), pp. 117-128.

313. "The Pen and the Baton," review of Philip Gossett, Divas and Scholars, The New Republic, October 9, 2006, pp. 29-33.

314. Mosaics as History. The Near East from Late Antiquity to Islam (Harvard University Press, 2006).

315. "A Latin Epic for the 21st Century," review of R. Fagles' translation of the Aeneid, Wall Street Journal, November 4-5, 2006, section P.

316. "The Epigraphy of the Emperor Julian," review of S. Conti, Die Inschriften Kaiser Julians, Journal of Roman Archaeology 19 (2006), pp. 703-5.



317. "Provocateur," Review of Martin Goodman, Rome and Jerusalem, in London Review of Books 29.4, 22 February 2007, pp. 16-18.

318. Lorenzo Valla On the Donation of Constantine, I Tatti Renaissance Library (Harvard University Press, 2007).

319. Review of N. Belayche, Iudaea-Palaestina. The Pagan Cults in Roman Palestine, in Syria 82 (2005, published 2007), pp. 383-384.

320. Review of G. Fowden and E. K. Fowden, Studies on Hellenism, Christianity, and the Umayyads, in Revue des Etudes Anciennes 108 (2006, published 2007), pp. 813-814.

321. "The Great Teachers of Late Antique Athens," Archaiognosia 14 (2006, published 2007), pp. 169-182.

322. "The Art of Risk," review of Anne Carson, Grief Lessons. Four Plays by Euripides, in the New York Review of Books 54, no. 10 (June 14, 2007), pp. 53-55.

323. Saggi sulla tradizione classica dal Settecento al Novecento (Einaudi, 2007).

324. "Le tre Rome," Studi Storici 47 (2006, published 2007), pp. 977-991.

325. "CIRB, no. 71 and Recent Debates," in Une Koinè Pontique, ed. A. Bresson, A. Ivantchik, and J.-L. Ferrary, Ausonius Mémoires 18 (Bordeaux, 2007), pp. 251-254

326. Al-anbât. al-wilâya al-'arabiyya al-rumâniyya (Cairo, 2007). Arabic translation of no. 96 above.

327. "Epilogue," The World of the Nabataeans, ed. K. D. Politis (Steiner Verlag, 2007), pp. 385-387.

328. Le mentir-vrai dans l'Antiquité: La littérature païenne et les évangiles (Bayard, 2007). French translation of no. 202 above.

329. "A Modern Aesop," Review of Ryszard Kapuściński, Travels with Herodotus, The New Republic September 24, 2007, pp. 53-55.

330. “The Roman Empire and the Clash of Civilizations,” The Berlin Journal, American Academy in Berlin 14 (2007), pp. 4-9.



331. Review of G. E. M. de Ste. Croix, Christian Persecution, Martyrdom, and Orthodoxy (2006), in Catholic Historical Review 94 (2008), pp. 126-127.

332. "Entretien avec Glen Bowersock," Le Monde de la Bible no. 181 (Jan-Febr. 2008), pp. 38-41.

333. "Brilliant, Beautiful, and Byzantine," review of Judith Herrin, Byzantium, in the New York Review of Books 55.10 (September 25, 2008), pp. 78-80.

334. "Reconsidering Hellenism in the Roman Near East: Introductory Remarks," in The Sculptural Environment of the Roman Near East. Reflections on Culture, Ideology, and Power, ed. Y. Z. Eliav, E. A. Friedland, and S. Herbert (Leuven, 2008), pp. 21-23.

335. Lorenzo Valla On the Donation of Constantine (no. 318 above), paper edition without Latin text (Harvard University Press, 2008).

336. Julien l'Apostat (Armand Colin, Paris, 2008). French translation of no. 67 above, with a new preface and an additional appendix (containing no. 88 above).

337. "The Classicist's Eye," Review of Daniel Mendelsohn, How Beautiful It Is and How Easily It Can Be Broken: Essays, in the New York Review of Books 55.17 (November 6, 2008), pp. 35-43.

338. "Religion—The Open Frontier of the Civilizations of Classical Antiquity," Al-Abhath: Journal of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences of the American University of Beirut 55-56 (2007-2008), pp. 11-23.

339. "Helena's Bridle and the Chariot of Ethiopia," in Antiquity in Antiquity, ed. by G. Gardner and K. L. Osterloh, Text and Studies in Ancient Judaism 123 (Tübingen, 2008), pp. 383-393.

340. Response to "Glen Bowersock e la tradizione classica," Studi Storici 49 (2008), pp. 361-390, at pp. 388-390.

341. "Aristides and the Pantomimes," in Aelius Aristides between Greece, Rome, and the Gods, ed. W. V. Harris and B. Holmes, Columbia Studies in the Classical Tradition 33 (Leiden, 2008), pp. 69-77.

342. "In Search of Strabo, with some new light on Mithridates Eupator and his concubine," review of Strabo's Cultural Geography, ed. D. Dueck et al., Journal of Roman Archaeology 21 (2008), pp. 598-601.

343. "Documenting the Remains at Qusayr 'Amra," review of C. Vibert-Guigue, Les peintures de Qusayr 'Amra (Beirut, 2007), Journal of Roman Archaeology 21 (2008), pp. 734-736.



344. "Court Poet and Pornographer," Review of Garry Wills, Martial's Epigrams: A Selection, in the New York Review of Books, 56.3, February 26, 2009, pp. 36-38.

345. Review of Johannes Fried, Donation of Constantine and Constitutum Constantini, in Church History and Religious Culture 88.4 (2008, published 2009), pp. 322-324.

346. From Gibbon to Auden. Essays on the Classical Tradition (Oxford University Press, 2009).

347. "Old and New Rome in the Late Antique Near East," in Transformations of Late Antiquity: Essays for Peter Brown, ed. P. Rousseau and M. Papoutsakis (Ashgate, 2009), pp. 37-49.

348. "The Scholar of Scholars," review of Anthony Grafton, Worlds Made by Words: Scholarship and Community in the Modern West, in the New York Review of Books 56.8, May 14, 2009, pp. 45-47.

349. "Buried Pleasure," review of Mary Beard, The Fires of Vesuvius, and other works on Pompeii, in The New Republic, May 6, 2009, pp. 38-41.

350. "Beverly Sills Greenough," Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 153.1 (March 2009), pp. 89-95.

351. Introduction to reprint of R. Syme, The Roman Revolution (Folio Society, London, 2009).

352. "Men and Boys," Review of J. Davidson, The Greeks and Greek Love, and A. Lear -- E. Cantarella, Images of Ancient Greek Pederasty, in the New York Review of Books 56.14, September 24, 2009, pp. 10-14.

353. "Unquiet Flows the Don," review of L. Mitchell, Maurice Bowra: A Life, in The New Republic, October 7, 2009, pp. 48-51.

354. "Les estampages du Fonds Louis Robert," Comptes-rendus de l'Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres 2007 : avril-juin, pp. 643-4.

355. Iulian Apostatul (Demiurg, 2009), Romanian translation of no. 67 above.



356. "Rules of Battle," review of E. Luttwak, The Grand Strategy of the Byzantine Empire, in the London Review of Books 32.3, February 11, 2010, pp. 17-18.

357. "From the Craze of Achilles to the Wisdom of Xenophon," review of Caroline Alexander, The War That Killed Achilles, and R. B. Strassler, The Landmark Xenophon's Hellenika, in the New York Review of Books 57.7, April 29, 2010, pp. 56-58.

358. Review of Julien Aliquot, Inscriptions grecques et latines de la Syrie, vol. 11 Mt. Hermon (Liban et Syrie), in Topoi 16/2 (2009), pp. 609-616.

359. "A New Funerary Epigram from Laodicea ad Lycum," Epigraphica Anatolica 42 (2009), pp. 152-156.

360. "Pourquoi la décadence nous fascine," Les Collections de l'histoire no. 48 (Paris, 2010), pp. 28-33. Revised version of no. 265 above.

361. "Helena's Bridle, Ethiopian Christianity, and Syriac Apocalyptic," Studia Patristica 45 (2010), pp. 211-220.

362. "The Warrior-Humanist: Bernard M. W. Knox (1914-2010)," in The New Republic, online September 4, 2010 (

363. "Parabalani: a terrorist charity in late antiquity," Anabases 12 (2010), pp. 45-54.

364. "Louis Robert: La gloire et la joie d'une vie consacrée à l'antiquité grecque," Comptes Rendus de l'Académie des Inscriptions et Belles Lettres, 2008, fasc. IV, pp. 1557-1573.

365. "Iatrosophists," in Historiae Augustae Colloquium Genevense in honorem F. Paschoud Septuagenarii (Bari, 2010), pp. 83-91.

366. "Julian," in The Classical Tradition, ed. A. Grafton, G. W. Most, S. Settis (Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 2010), p. 500.

367. "Suetonius," in The Classical Tradition (as in no. 365 above), pp. 912-913.

368. "The Rise of 'Decline and Fall'," review of H. Trevor-Roper, History and the Enlightenment, in the New York Review of Books 57.18, November 25, 2010, pp. 54-56.

369. “Indolent no more,” review of A. Petsalis-Diomidis, Truly Beyond Wonders, and C. Gill et al., Galen and the World of Knowledge, in the Times Literary Supplement, December 3, 2010, p. 27.



370. "The Lod Mosaic," New York Review of Books Blog site, February 14, 2011 (

371. "Louis Robert: la gloire et la joie d'une vie consacrée à l'antiquité grecque," Studi Ellenistici 24 (2010), pp. 9-31, a version of no. 363 above augmented with additional photographs.

372. Review of T. D. Barnes, Early Christian Hagiography and Roman History, in Journal of Ecclesiastical History 62 (2011), pp. 564-567.

373. Introduction, Edge of Empires: Pagans, Jews, and Christians at Roman Dura-Europos (New York, 2011), pp. 9-10.

374. "The Tremendous, Ferocious Bentley," review of K. L. Haugen, Richard Bentley: Poetry and Enlightenment, in the New York Review of Books 58.18, November 24, 2011, pp. 53-57.

375. "Maurice Bowra," in Resurgent Adventures with Britannia, ed. Wm. Roger Louis (London, 2011), pp. 159-168. Revised version of no. 352 above.

376. "Infant Gods and Heroes in Late Antiquity: Dionysos' First Bath," in A Different God? Dionysos and Ancient Polytheism, ed. R. Schlesier (Berlin, 2011), pp. 3-14.

377. Review of E. Bowie and J. Elsner, eds., Philostratus, in Journal of Hellenic Studies 131 (2011), pp. 197-199.

378. "The Audacious Historian," review of A. Sisman, An Honourable Englishman: The Life of Hugh Trevor-Roper, in the New York Review of Books 58.20, December 22, 2011, pp. 48-54.



379. "Apocalypse Then," review of Elaine Pagels, Revelations: Visions, Prophecy, and Politics in the Book of Revelation, in the New York Review of Books 59.6, April 5, 2012, pp. 61-63.

380. Review of Jan Stenger, Hellenische Identität in der Spätantike, Gnomon 84 (2012), pp. 179-181.

381. "G.M. Bongard-Levin International Institute of the Classical World: Scripta Antiqua," in Scripta Antiqua, Almanach vol. 1 (Moscow, 2011, published 2012), pp. 22-23.

382. Review of Tom Holland, In the Shadow of the Sword, in The Guardian (London), May 4, 2012, online and print. PDF

383. "Momigliano e i suoi critici," Studi Storici 53 (2012), pp. 7-24.

384. "Nonnosus and Byzantine Diplomacy in Arabia," Rivista Storica Italiana 124 (2012), pp. 282-290.

385. Empires in Collision in Late Antiquity. The Menahem Stern Jerusalem Lectures (Hanover, NH, 2012).

386. "Interview with Glen Bowersock," conducted by B. Isaac and Y. Rotman, Historia: Journal of the Historical Society of Jerusalem 27 (December 2011, published 2012), 5-28 [in Hebrew].

387. "Pagans to Christians," review of Peter Brown, Through the Eye of a Needle, The New Republic, December 6, 2012, pp. 44-47.

388. "The Magical Donkey," review of The Golden Ass by Apuleius, translated by Sarah Ruden, New York Review of Books 59.20, December 20, 2012, pp. 77-78.

389. "Assassins' Play," review of Maria Wyke, Caesar in the USA, in Times Literary Supplement, December 21 & 28, 2012, p. 33.

390. Preface to the English translation of Droysen, Alexander the Great, by F. Kimmich (Philadelphia, 2012).



391. The Throne of Adulis. Red Sea Wars on the Eve of Islam (Oxford University Press, 2013).

392. "A Different Turning Point for Mankind?" review of The Axial Age and Its Consequences, ed. R. Bellah and H. Joas, New York Review of Books 60.8, May 9, 2013, pp. 56-58.

393. "Hector et Julien l'Apostat," Comptes-Rendus de l'Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres 2011, juillet-octobre (published 2013), pp. 1481-1492.

394. "The Ear Hearing What the Eye Sees," review of Carolyn Abbate and Roger Parker, A History of Opera, The New Republic, May 27, 2013, pp. 38-43.

395. "Elio Aristide tra Atene e Roma," in Elio Aristide e la legittimazione greca dell' impero di Roma, ed. P. Desideri and F. Fontanella (Il Mulino, Bologna, 2013), pp. 25-38.

396. “Knowledge on a Roll,” review of Greg Woolf et al., Ancient Libraries, in the Times Literary Supplement, October 11, 2013, pp. 25-26.

397. Tribute to Gregory Bongard-Levin, in Monumentum Gregorianum, ed. A. Ivantchik (Moscow, 2013), pp. 14-15.

398. “Strabo and the Memory of Mithridates Eupator,” in Monumentum Gregorianum, ed. A. Ivantchik (Moscow, 2013), pp. 378-387.

399. “Storms Over Byzantium,” review of Judith Herrin, Margins and Metropolis, and Unrivalled Influence, in New York Review of Books 60.18, November 21, 2013, pp. 68-70.



400. Review of Tim Whitmarsh (ed), Local Knowledge and Microidentities in the Imperial Greek World, in Common Knowledge 20 (2014), pp. 137-8.

401. “On the Road with Heracles,” review of Graham Robb, The Discovery of Middle Earth, in New York Review of Books 61.3, February 20, 2014, pp. 33-35.

402. Review of Jan-Baptiste Yon, Inscriptions grecques et latines de la Syrie XVII. 1 (Palmyre), in Syria 90 (2013, published 2014), pp. 515-517.

403. “What a Saga!,” review of Simon Schama, The Story of the Jews, in New York Review of Books 61.7, April 24, 2014, pp. 41-43.

404. “Hector et Julien l’Apostat,” in Hommage à Jacqueline de Romilly : L’empreinte de son œuvre, ed. M. Fumaroli et al., (Paris, 2014), pp. 241-250 [revised reprint of no. 393 above].

405. “The March of Reason,” review of P. M. Kitromilides, Enlightenment and Revolution: The Making of Modern Greece, in The New Republic, July 14, 2014, pp. 42-45.

406. “Please Pass the Blood,” review of Rachel Laudan, Cuisine and Empire, in New York Review of Books 61.13, August 14, 2014, pp. 54-56.

407. Le trône d’Adoulis. Les guerres de la Mer Rouge à la veille de l’Islam (Paris, 2014), translation of no. 391 above.

408. “Les anges païens de l’antiquité tardive,” Cahiers Glotz 24 (2013, published 2014), pp. 91-104.

409. Préface to Chalkètôr en Carie, by T. Boulay and A.-V. Pont, Mémoires de l’Academie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres (Paris, 2014).



410. “One War Against the Jews,” review of W. Horbury, Jewish War under Trajan and Hadrian, in Times Literary Supplement, April 3 2015, p. 24.

411. “Money and Your Soul,” review of Peter Brown, The Ransom of the Soul, in New York Review of Books 62.9, May 21, 2015, pp. 28-30.

412. “The Venice of the Sands in Peril,” New York Review of Books online blog, May 25, 2015,

413. Review of R. Jenkyns, God, Space, and City in the Roman Imagination, in Common Knowledge 21 (2015), pp. 346-7.

414. “Bilingual Inscription,” in Petra North Ridge Project, ed. Patricia M. Bikai (Amman: ACOR, 2015), pp. 123-4. PDF

415. "Who was Saint Paul?" New York Review of Books 62.17, November 5, 2015, pp. 21-23.

416. “Emilio Gabba from an Anglo-American Perspective,” Rivista Storica Italiana 127 (2015), pp. 97-106.

417. The Lod Mosaic: A Spectacular Roman Mosaic Floor, with Gideon Avni (Scala Arts for the Israel Antiquities Authority: New York, 2015).

418. “Inside the Emperors’ Clothes,” review of Mary Beard, SPQR; Tom Holland, Dynasty; and Donatien Grau, Néron en Occident, in New York Review of Books 62.20, December 17, 2015, pp. 26-30.



419. “Altgier: Vintage,” Zeitschrift für Ideengeschichte 10. 1 (2016), pp. 7-11.

420. “The Classics: A Subtle New View,” review of Richard Jenkyns, Classical Literature: An Epic Journey from Homer to Virgil and Beyond, in New York Review of Books 63.7, April 21, 2016, pp. 24-26.

421. “The Glory of Pergamon in New York,” An Exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Review of Books 63.11, June 23, 2016, pp. 16-18.

422. “The Bible and the Perils of ‘Evolution,’” New York Review of Books, 63.16, October 27, 2016, pp. 35-37.

423. Comment on the 2016 Election, New York Review of Books, 63.17, November 10, 2016, pp. 4-6.



424. The Crucible of Islam (Harvard University Press: Cambridge, MA, 2017).

425. “Lost on the Road to Damascus,” review of Emmanuel Carrère, The Kingdom, in New York Review of Books 64.7, April 20, 2017, pp. 60-61.

426. “The Summons to Oedipus,” in Albert’s Anthology, Papers for Albert Henrichs (Harvard University Press: Cambridge MA, 2017), pp. 21-22.

427. “The Voice of God,” review of Garry Wills, What the Qur’an Meant: And Why It Matters, in New York Review of Books 64. 19, December 7, 2017, pp. 39-40.



428. “Christianization as Concept and Asia Minor as Space,” Asia Minor Studien 87 (2017): Die Christianisierung Kleinasiens in der Spätantike, pp. 1-9.

429. “Rootless Cosmopolitans,” review of Josephine Quinn, In Search of the Phoenicians, in New York Review of Books 65.11, June 28, 2018, pp. 77-78.

430. “La nouvelle Rome,” Comptes-Rendus de l’Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres 2017 (fasc. 1, janvier-mars), published 2018, pp. 521-541.



431. “Weary Hercules,” review of T. B. Mitford, East of Asia Minor, in Times Literary Supplement February 8, 2019, p. 33.

432. Die Wiege des Islam, German edition of no. 424 above (C. H. Beck: Munich. 2019).

433. “The Many Lives of Palestine,” review of N. Masalha, Palestine, in New York Review of Books, vol.66.7, April 18, 2019, pp. 55-56.

434. “The Nabataeans under Augustus,” Philorhômaios kai philhellèn, Hommage à Jean-Louis Ferrary (Droz: Geneva, 2019), pp. 225-233.

435. “Religion in Early Fourth Century Roman Palestine: the Kfar ‘Othnay Mosaics,” Syria 95 (2018), pp. 65-71.

436. “The Invention of Time,” review of Paul Kosmin, Time and its Adversaries in the Seleucid Empire, in New York Review of Books November 7, 2019, vol. LXVI.17, pp. 29-31.

437. Hebrew edition of no 385 above, published by the Historical Society of Israel, Jerusalem 2019

438. “Ẓafār: A New Greek Inscription,” in Ex Oriente Lux, Festschrift for M. B. Piotrovsky (Hermitage: St. Petersburg, 2019), pp. 78-81.


439. " Bilingual Inscription," in Petra: The North Ridge, ed. P. Bikai et al. (Amman, 2020), pp. 324-325.


440. Review of N. Fichtner, Der Althistoriker Michail Rostovtzeff, in Sehepunkte