Roman Law Network


Relevant publications by Network members:

Cowan, E. (2019). Hopes and Aspirations: Res Publica, Leges et Iura, and Alternatives at Rome. In K. Morrell, J. Osgood, K.Welch (Eds.), The Alternative Augustan Age, (pp. 27-45). NewYork: Oxford University Press.

Cowan, E. (2018). Velleius Paterculus and the Senate. In Andrea Balbo, Pierangelo Buongiorno, Ermanno Malaspina(Eds.), Rappresentazione e uso dei "senatus consulta" nellefonti letterarie della repubblica e del primo principato, (pp.407-428). Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag

Cowan, E. (2016). Contesting Clementia: the Rhetoric of Severitas in Tiberian Rome before and after the Trial of Clutorius Priscus. Journal of Roman Studies, 106, 77-101.


Morrell, K. (2019) ‘Augustus as magpie’, in K. Morrell, J. Osgood, and K. Welch (eds), The Alternative Augustan Age, New York: Oxford University Press, 12–26.

Morrell, K. (2018) ‘“Certain gentlemen say…”: Cicero, Cato, and the debate on the validity of Clodius’ laws’, in C. Gray, A. Balbo, R. Marshall, and C. Steel (eds), Reading Republican Oratory: Reconstructions, Contexts, Receptions, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 191–210.

Morrell, K. (2017) Pompey, Cato, and the Governance of the Roman Empire, Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Morrell, K. (2015) ‘Appian and the judiciary law of M. Livius Drusus (tr. pl. 91)’, in K. Welch (ed.), Appian’s Roman History: Empire and Civil War, Swansea: Classical Press of Wales, 235–55.

Morrell, K. (2014) ‘Cato and the courts in 54 B.C.’, Classical Quarterly 64, 669–81.


Tan, J. (2017). Power and Public Finance at Rome, 264-49BCE. Oxford: Oxford University Press

Tan, J. (2013). Booty and the Roman Assembly in 264 B.C. Historia: Zeitschrift fur Alte Geschichte/revue d'histoireancienne/journal of ancient history/rivista di storia antica, 62(4), 417-419.

Tan, J. (2013). P. Clodius and the Boundaries of the Contio. In C. Steel & H. van der Blom (Eds.), Community and Communication: Oratory and Politics in the Roman Republic, (pp. 117-132). Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Tan, J. (2008). Contiones in the Age of Cicero. Classical Antiquity, 27(1), 163-201


Welch, K. (2019). Selling Proscription to the Roman Public. In Cristina Rosillo-Lopez (Ed.), Communicating Public Opinionin the Roman Republic, (pp. 241-254). Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag.

Welch, K. (2018). The Lex Pedia of 43 BCE and its aftermath.Hermathena, (196-197), 137-161.

Welch, K. (2008). Maiestas Regia and the Donations ofAlexandria. Mediterranean Archaeology, 19/20, 181-192