Helios Online

Journal Information

  • ISSN: 0160-0923
  • eISSN: 1935-0228
  • Keywords: classics, literary criticism, critical theory
  • First Issue: Vol. 1, Issue 1
  • Frequency: Semi-annual


Helios publishes articles that explore innovative approaches to the study of classical culture, literature, and society. Especially welcome are articles that embrace contemporary critical methodologies, such as anthropological, deconstructive, feminist, reader response, social history, and text theory.

Editorial Board

Helene Foley, Barnard

Mary-Kay Gamel, California, Santa Cruz

Barbara K. Gold, Hamilton

C. Humphreys, Michigan

R. Johnson, Chicago

Richard P. Martin, Stanford

Sheila Murnaghan, Pennsylvania

Martha Nussbaum, Chicago

Robert Phillips III, Lehigh

Brent Shaw, Princeton

Marilyn Skinner, Arizona

Victoria Wohl, Toronto


Authors are encouraged to send an electronic copy of their paper (preferably as a PDF file) to the editor. An abstract of at least 150 words should accompany the article. All manuscripts must be anonymous, with no reference to the author appearing in the text or notes, and will be refereed by experts in the field.

For standard titles and abbreviations of ancient sources, the author should consult LSJ9, OLD, and OCD3. For bibliographical citations, the author must follow the author-date format; the format may be found in the style-sheet in TAPA.

Please address all editorial correspondence to Steven M. Oberhelman, Editor, Dept. of International Studies, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas 77843-4215; email: [email protected].

Subscription Rates

Duke University Press will handle TTU Press journal subscription fulfillment for Helios starting on October 26, 2020. From Oct. 8 through Oct. 25, we will not have an online payment option for this journal as we make this transition. Please return to purchase this subscription online after Oct. 25, or email Managing Director Joanna Conrad [email protected] for other ordering options.


Rates for 2020 volume year:


$54.00 Individuals | $98.00 Institutions


$79.00 Individuals | $154.00 Institutions

Selected back issues available. To inquire about back order availability and pricing, please contact TTU Press at [email protected].