Minerva

Archived since January/February 2016

42 issues

Minerva is the leading international publication focusing on ancient art, archaeology, museums, and exhibitions. Enjoyed by academics and non-specialists alike, Minerva publishes a broad range of articles, new items, book reviews, interviews, and travel features, as well as a calendar of upcoming events.

Published bi-monthly, Minerva presents a blend of stories, covering history, art, archaeology, and mythology. Each issue is packed with features written by leading historians, archaeologists, and curators drawn from the world’s leading museums and universities.

Our subjects range from recent archaeological finds and excavations and current museum and gallery exhibitions, to art, music and literature inspired by the ancient world. Time periods covered extend from prehistory, the pre-Columbian Americas, aboriginal Australia, Ancient Egypt, the Graeco-Roman world, and Near and Far Eastern antiquity right up to, and including, the medieval period.

Latest issue

- Prayer and poetry: Enheduanna and the women of Mesopotamia 
- Circles of stone: exploring Japan’s prehistoric monuments 
- Vindelev hoard: power and gold before the Vikings 
- Classical currents: ancient Greece and Rome in early US history 
- The key to ancient Egypt: deciphering the Rosetta Stone

Subjects: Art And Design, Archaeology, History, International

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Minerva is the leading international publication focusing on ancient art, archaeology, museums, and exhibitions. Enjoyed by academics and non-specialists alike, Minerva publishes a broad range of articles, new items, book reviews, interviews, and travel features, as well as a calendar of upcoming events.

Published bi-monthly, Minerva presents a blend of stories, covering history, art, archaeology, and mythology. Each issue is packed with features written by leading historians, archaeologists, and curators drawn from the world’s leading museums and universities.

Our subjects range from recent archaeological finds and excavations and current museum and gallery exhibitions, to art, music and literature inspired by the ancient world. Time periods covered extend from prehistory, the pre-Columbian Americas, aboriginal Australia, Ancient Egypt, the Graeco-Roman world, and Near and Far Eastern antiquity right up to, and including, the medieval period.

  • First Issue: January/February 2016
  • Latest Issue: November/December 2022
  • Issue Count: 42
  • Published: Bi-monthly
  • ISSN: 2515-8554