Welcome to the Hellenistic Bibliography
a bibliography on post-classical Greek poetry and its influence
All pages updated July 2012
This site provides bibliographies on post-classical Greek poets and their influence, compiled from a database containing ca. 20,500 records. It is organized under the following rubrics:
- Hellenistic Poets – active between ca. 323 and 31 BCE
- Imperial Greek Poets – active between ca. 31 BCE and the 6th century CE
- Pre-Hellenistic poets – the influence of Archaic and Classical poets on later Greek poetry
- Latin Poets – focusing on their connections with post-classical Greek poetry
- History – focusing on the Hellenistic Period and Empire (under construction)
- Epigrammatists – spanning the Hellenistic period and the Empire
- Publications 2006-2010 – all recent publications listed by year, with index terms
- Additions – publications added to the database after 15th January 2011
- July 2012: 650 records added; new pages for Aristophanes, Orphic Hymns, Ovid Recent
- January 2011: 500 records added.
- July 2010: the bibliography moved from the University of Leiden to Google Sites; many new pages were added, some of the History sections removed.