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- James J. Clauss, Heldendämmerung Anticipated: The Gods in Apollonius' Argonautica
- Alain M. Gowing, Response: APA Panel on '‘Historiography, Poetry, and the Intertext’, 4 January 2013 (Histos, Working Papers)
- Deborah Kamen, "The Consequences of Laughter in Aeschines' Against Timarchos"
- James J. Clauss, "Callimachus," "Capitoline Hill," "Carinae," "Forum," "Forum Augustum," "Forum Boarium," "Forum Romanum," "Medea"
- James J. Clauss, Companion to Hellenistic Literature
- Ruby Blondell, Ancient Sex: New Essays