What's New in Papyrology

Recent publications of papyri & ostraca 4th BC-8th AD; conferences, lectures etc. from Papy-L and other sources as noted. PLEASE SEND SUGGESTIONS

Thursday, July 26, 2007

Relatively Recent dissertations

"Hellenica Oxyrhynchia": Text and translation. State of the question. Historical commentary
by Lerida Lafarga, Roberto, Dr., Universidad de Zaragoza (Spain), 2006, 827 pages; AAT 3257518

The aural "Iliad": Alexandrian performances of an archaic text
by Mitchell, Jack George, Ph.D., Stanford University, 2006, 285 pages
CV at Holy Cross

Materia magica: The archaeology of magic in Roman Egypt, Cyprus, and Spain
by Wilburn, Andrew T., Ph.D., University of Michigan, 2005, 294 pages.

Social networks in Byzantine Egypt
by Ruffini, Giovanni Roberto, Ph.D., Columbia University, 2005, 391 pages.

Traveling the desert edge: The Ptolemaic roadways and regional economy of Egypt's Eastern Desert in the fourth through first centuries BCE
by Gates, Jennifer Erin, Ph.D., University of Michigan, 2005, 393 pages.

Access to law in Late Antiquity: Status, corruption, and the evidence of the "Codex Hermogenianus"
by Connolly, Serena Dawn, Ph.D., Yale University, 2004, 406 pages.

Simonides on the Persian Wars: A study of the elegiac verses of the "new Simonides"
by Kowerski, Lawrence Melvin, III, Ph.D., Rutgers The State University of New Jersey - New Brunswick, 2003.

Church finances from Constantine to Justinian, 312--565 C.E
by Serfass, Adam, Ph.D., Stanford University, 2002, 189 pages.

Fragments from Oxyrhynchus: A case study in early Christian identity
by Luijendijk, Anna Adrienne Marianne (AnneMarie), Th.D., Harvard University, 2005, 324 pages.
forthcoming with Harvard UP

Actresses in the Roman world
by Starks, John H., Jr., Ph.D., The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2004, 463 pages.

A grammatical analysis of the late Demotic tale Setne II (papyrus BM EA 10822)
by Woods, Andreas, Ph.D., Brown University, 2006, 279 pages.

Literary papyri from the University of Utah Arabic papyrus and paper collection
by Malczycki, William Matthews, Ph.D., The University of Utah, 2006, 255 pages.

The Demotic drama of Horus and Seth (P. Berlin 8278a, b, c; 15662; 15677; 15818; 23536; 23537a, b, c, d, e, f, g)
by Gaudard, Francois P., Ph.D., The University of Chicago, 2005, 481 pages.

Ancient angels: Hellenic angel veneration and Christian reaction (ca. 200--450 C.E.)
by Cline, Rangar H., Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University, 2005, 215 pages; AAT 3204854

Keeping the imperial peace: Public order, state control and policing in the Roman Empire during the first three centuries AD
byFuhrmann, Christopher J., Ph.D., The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2005, 321 pages

Studies in the reception of Menander in antiquity
by Nervegna, Sebastiana Giuseppina, Ph.D., University of Toronto (Canada), 2005, 183 pages

Source: ProQuest (not subscribed to at my institution) search by Chuck Jones , for which, heartfelt thanks