Broad Framing of Thematic Areas and Subareas

Oxford Classical Dictionary will seek to map the entire field through the areas outlined below. Over the life of the project, this list will expand as new articles are continuously added and commissioned.

Ancient Economy

Ancient Geography


Gender Studies

Greek History and Historiography

Greek Law

Greek Literature

Greek Material Culture: Bronze Age

Greek Material Culture: Classical and Hellenistic

Greek Myth and Religion

Jewish Studies

Late Antiquity

Latin Literature


Near East



Roman History and Historiography

Roman Law

Roman Material Culture

Roman Myth and Religion

Science and Technology

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