Years 1990-2001

Text Box: James Allan Evans



               1990:    Review article: ‘Six New Studies on Herodotus’, American Journal of Philology 111, pp. 92-104.

                             ‘Malcolm Francis McGregor, 1910-1989, In Memoriam, American Philological Association Newsletter, xiii, p. 1.

                             ‘The Road to Crieff,’ The Idler, # 27, pp. 15-20.


              1991:   ‘Summer Session II Revisited,’ American School of Classical Studies Newsletter: Fall issue, p. 12.

                            ‘A Reading of Sophocles’ Ajax’, QUCC 38/2. pp. 69-85.

                            Herodotus, Explorer of the Past: Three Essays (Princeton: Princeton University Press).

                  Review: Susan Ashbrook Harvey, Asceticism and Society in Criis. John of Ephesus and the Lives of the Eastern Saints.

                  Studies in Medieval and Renaissance History, 12,   pp. 309-312.

                  Review essay: Caligula by A. A. Barrett and Claudius by Barbara Levick. Virginia Quarterly Review, 66, pp. 171-74.


              1992:    Review article: ‘The Hellenistic Age’, review of Peter Green’s Alexander to Actium The Historical Evolution of the Hellenistic Age,

                            Virginia Quarterly Review 68, pp. 170-173.

                  ‘The Aeneid and the Concept of the Ideal King: The Modification of an Archetype,’ in

                  The Two Worlds of the Poet: New Perspectives on Vergil, eds. Robert M. Wilhelm and Howard Jones, Detroit, pp. 146-156.

                  Review: Detlev Fehling, (trans.) J. G. Howie), Herodotus and his Sources.Citation, Invention and Narrative Art. CV/ EMC 36 (n.s. 11), pp. 57-60.

                  Review: Emilio Gabba, Dionysius and "The History of Archaic Rome", American Historical Review, June, p. 828.


              1993:   ‘Herodotus and the Battle of Marathon,’ Historia 42, pp. 279-307.


              1995:   ‘The Classics in English Canada,’ Cahiers des études anciennes 32, pp. 33-43.

                            Review Article: ‘The Fascination of Thucydides,’ Virginia Quarterly Review 71/4, pp. 747-749.


              1996:    ‘The Dates of Procopius’ Works: a Recapitulation of the Evidence,’ Greek, Roman and Byzantine Studies, 37 (1996), pp. 301-313.

                            The Age of Justinian: The Circumstances of Imperial Power ((London: Routledge).

                            ‘The Present State of Canada’, Virginia Quarterly Review 72/2, pp. 213-225.

                            ‘The Classical Tradition in Canada’, Literary Review of Canada 5/7 (July/August), pp. 11-15.


              1998:   ‘The Legacy of Edward Gibbon,’ in Ancient History in a Modern University, eds. T. W. Hillard, R. A. Kearsley, C. E. V. Nixon, A. M. Nobbs, I, pp. 356-362.

                            Review:  Mary R. Lefkowitz and Guy MacLean Rogers, Black Athena Revisited, and Mary R. Lefkowitz,

                            Not Out of Africa. How Afrocentrism Became an Excuse to Teach Myth as History, EMC/CV n.s. 17, pp. 677-696.

                            Review: Robert B. Strassler, ed., The Landmark Thucydides: A Comprehensive Guide to the Peloponnesian War. Classical Outlook, (Summer), pp. 10-12.

                            Biography: ‘Justinian (527-565 A.D.) De Imperatoribus Romanis. An Online Encyclopedia of Roman Emperors.

                            Biography: ‘Justin I (518-527 A.D.) De Imperatoribus Romanis. An Online Encyclopedia of Roman Emperors.

                            ‘Black Athena and the American Dilemma,’ Contemporary Review vol. 272, #1584, pp. 17-22.


              1999:    Articles: ‘Ancient Egypt,’ ‘Plutarch’, ‘Xenophon’, ‘M. I. Rostovtzeff’, in Kelley Boyd, ed., Encyclopedia of Historians and

                            Historical Writing, (London: Fitzroy Dearborn).

                            "Greek Letter, " Virginia Quarterly Review 74, pp. 656-668

                            Article: ‘Procopius’, in G. W. Bowersock, Peter Brown, Oleg Grabar, Late Antiquity: A Guide to the Post-Classical World, (Cambridge, Mass.).

                            ‘In Search of an Empress’, American School of Classical Studies Newsletter 43, pp. 1; 14-15.

                            Ἡ ἐποχὴ τοῦ Ὶουστιανοῦ, trans. Vasilis Koures, Athens: Odysseas Press, 1999. Greek translation of The Age of Justinian.

                            The Circumstances of Imperiao Power.

                            ‘Letter from Crete,’ Contemporary Review vol. 279, #1598 (March,), pp. 132-136.

                            ‘The Flavour of Anatolia’, Contemporary Review 275, #1694 (Sept.), pp. 141-144

                            ‘A Letter from Malta,’ Literary Review of Canada, 7/5 (March), pp. 29-30.



              2000:   Articles: “Greek Independence,’ ‘Leonidas’, ‘Magna Graecia’, ‘Mavromichalis Family’, ‘Sicily’, ‘Syracuse’, in Graham Speake, ed.,   Encyclopedia

                            of  Greece and the Hellenic Tradition (London: Fitzroy Dearborn).

                            ‘Canada’s Island Highway’, Contemporary Review vol. 178, # 1623, (Apr., 2001), pp. 236-240.

                Review: Gordon S. Shrimpton, History and Memory in Ancient Greece. (Montreal: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 1997),     

                International Journal of the Classical Tradition, 7/1, pp. 93-96.

                  Review: Peter Beresford Ellis, Celt and Roman: The Celts in Italy. (NYC, St. Martin’s Press, 1998). Canadian Journal of History 35, pp. 521-522,

                  Review: François-Xavier Fauvelle-Aymar, Jean-Pierre Chrétien, Claude-Hélène Perrot, eds.

                  Afrocentrismes. L’histoire des Africains entre Égypte et Amérique. Paris: Editions Karthala, 2000. EMC/CV 44, n.s. 19, pp. 423-427.

                  ‘The Black Athena Debate: Afrocentrism and Classical Greece,’ Literary Review of Canada 8/1 (Feb. ) 2000, pp. 12-14.

                  ‘Femme Fatale The Remarkable Life of the Empress Theodora,’ Odyssey (Athens, Greece) Marc/April, p. 50-54, 82.


              2001:   ‘View from a Turkish Monastery: An Overview of the Byzantine World’, Athena Review , 3/1, pp. 16-25.

                            ‘Picking through the Debris, ‘Policy Options, 22/1, pp. 25-30.    ‘The Parthenon Marbles – Past and Future,’ Contemporary Review,      

                            vol. 279, #1629, (Oct. 2001), pp.212-218.  

                            "Return to Greece", QQ vol. 108, 2001, pp. 109-124

                            The Power of  Spectacle in Ancient Rome.  Virginia Quarterly Review, 77/4, pp. 732-737.

                Review: Nino Luraghi, ed. The Historian’s Craft in the Age of Herodotus. Mouseion. XLVI, ser. III, vol. ii, pp. 377-383.

                Review essay: Rome's Gladiatorial Games, eds. E. Kohne and C. Ewigleben. Virginia Quarterly Review, 77, pp. 733-737.

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