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  • "Identifying Minoan Myth." 

    Younger, John G. (2016-12)
    This study links Minoan images (glyptic and fresco) in an attempt to identify a mythology that these images illustrate. The study focuses on the role of the Hyperborean Maidens in assisting Leto in her birth of Artemis and Apollo.
  • "The Gournia Megaron." 

    Younger, John (Presses Universitaires de Louvain, 2016-12)
    This study looks at the plan of the Gournia megaron, an abbreviated version of the full plan as seen at Pylos, for example, cites several other examples of this abbreviated plan, and postulates that it was therefore ...
  • "A Large Stylistic Group of Sealstones Dated to the Mid-Fifteenth Century B.C." 

    Younger, John G. (Gebrüder Mann Verlag, 1989)
    This study takes a large group of mid-15th c. BC sealstones and attempts to discern and internal stylistic development that replicates the larger stylistic development within Minoan sealstones of the Late Bronze Age (ca. ...
  • Excavations at Gournia, 2010-2012 

    Watrous, L. Vance; Buell, D. Matthew; McEnroe, John C.; Younger, John G.; Turner, Lee Ann; Kunkel, Brian S.; Glowacki, Kevin; Gallimore, Scott; Smith, Angus; Pantou, Panagiota A.; Chapin, Anne; Margaritis, Evi (The American School of Classical Studies at Athens, 2015-09)
    This article presents previous research at Gournia, the overall goals of our project, a new plan of the settlement, and our 2010-2012 excavations in eight areas: the Pit House, the Northwest Area, the North Cemetery, North ...
  • Bearing Razors and Swords: Paracomedy in Euripides’ Orestes 

    Jendza, Craig (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2015)
    In this article, I trace a nuanced interchange between Euripides’ Helen, Aristophanes’ Thesmophoriazusae, and Euripides’ Orestes that contains a previously overlooked example of Aristophanic paratragedy and Euripides’ ...
  • Minoan Women 

    Younger, John; Younger, John (Routledge, 2016)
    This study focuses on what we know about women in Bronze Age Crete (ca. 3000-1000 BCE). Rather than tracing ancient Minoan women through time, period by period, this study takes the point of view of the women themselves, ...
  • Origins of the Mycenae-Vapheio Lion Master 

    Younger, John G. (Bulletin of the Institute of Classical Studies, 1979)
    This short study augments Younger 1978 (AJA 82, 285-299) by investigating elements of the Mycenae-Vapheio Lion Group's style in seals that impressed sealings in Crete. It is postulated that the M-V Lion Group started in ...
  • Excavations at Gournia 2010-2012 

    Watrous, L. Vance et al.; Younger, John G. (2015-08)
    This summarizes the first three years of recent archaeological work at the Minoan site of Gournia. The main goals of the recent excavations have been to identify buildings and finds belonging to the periods prior to the ...
  • The Pyrgos and Gournia Roundels Inscribed in Linear A: Suffixes, Prefixes, and a Journey to Syme 

    Younger, John G.; Younger, John G. (Kapon Editions, 2015)
    This fanciful study compares the two Linear A roundel inscriptions (ca. 1600 BCE) from the nearby sites of Gournia and Pyrgos and suggests that, if they are related in subject matter, they might refer to the shipment of ...
  • The 'World of People': Nature and Narrative in Minoan Art. 

    Younger, John G. (2014-12)
    The moment when Minoans became comfortable enough with their environment that they felt in control of it can be pinpointed to the beginning of the Neopalatial period (MM III or ca. 1700 BCE). By that time Minoan art registers ...
  • The Female Intruder: Women in Fifth-Century Drama 

    Shaw, Michael H. (University of Chicago Press, 1975-10-01)
  • Technical Considerations on the Planning of Minoan Stone Relief Vessels: The Zarkos Rhyton 

    Younger, John G.; Rehak, Paul (Archaeological Institute of America, 1994-09-01)
  • Technical Observations on the Sculptures from the Temple of Zeus at Olympia 

    Younger, John G. (American School of Classical Studies at Athens, 2009-01-01)
    Technical observations on the sculptures from the Temple of Zeus at Olympia allow a reconstruction of their appearance at installation and of the major changes made afterward. At installation, many sculptures were ...
  • MASCULINITY AND MONUMENTS IN PROPERTIUS 4.9 

    Welch, Tara S. (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2004-02-01)
    In elegy 4.9, Propertius connects the story of Hercules' transvestism to some of Rome's most ancient and venerable sites: the Ara Maxima, the subject of the poem's aition, and the sanctuary of the Bona Dea, where the poem's ...
  • Horace's Journey Through Arcadia 

    Welch, Tara S. (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008-04-01)
    Horace's Satire 1.5 encapsulates two of the Satires' major themes: friendship and aesthetics. This paper explores the poem's engagement with Epicureanism in connection with these themes. Through extended evocation of ...
  • Incohat Ismene: The Dream Narrative as a Mode of Female Discourse in Epic Poetry* 

    Scioli, Emma (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2010-04-01)
    This article examines Ismene's nightmare in book 8 of Statius's Thebaid by contextualizing it within the epic's narrative, comparing it with the dream narrations of other female characters in epic poetry, and aligning it ...
  • Translating the Iliad for a Wider Public 

    Lombardo, Stanley (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2010-12-01)
    This paper considers key principles and strategies in producing a translation of Homer's Iliad that succeeds for a wide audience both as poetic text and in performance. The author's translation of the last c. 100 lines of ...
  • Genus quid est? Roman Scholars on Grammatical Gender and Biological Sex* 

    Corbeill, Anthony P. (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008-01-01)
    From at least as early as Varro, Roman scholars and grammarians occupy themselves with cataloguing peculiar instances of grammatical gender. The practice, with little extant precedent in Greek tradition, finds the grammarians ...
  • The TLL and the Sustaining of Scholarship 

    Corbeill, Anthony P. (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2007-08-01)
  • “GOING FORWARD”: A DIACHRONIC ANALYSIS OF THE THESAURUS LINGUAE LATINAE 

    Corbeill, Anthony P. (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2007-11-01)
    The article anteeo, written by Wilhelm Bannier, was published in the Thesaurus Linguae Latinae (TLL) in 1901. This entry has been rewritten according to contemporary standards at the institute and edited at each step in ...

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