Lampas. Tijdschrift voor Classici

Lampas. Tijdschrift voor Classici

Lampas is a Dutch-language journal for the study of Greek and Roman Antiquity, including Greek and Latin literature and linguistics, Ancient Philosophy and History, Classical Archaeology, Reception Studies as well as the teaching of Classical languages and culture in secondary schools.

Aims and scope

From its foundation in 1968 the journal's objective has been to establish a dialogue between academic classicists and those teaching Classics in secondary schools and others interested in the world of the ancient Greeks and Romans in all its aspects, including its reception throughout the centuries. Lampas publishes a large variety of contributions, from original research to overviews of the current state of scholarship in the field, and from thematic issues and articles on current topics of interest to educational contributions suitable for classroom use.

Lampas. Tijdschrift voor Classici

Lampas is published in four issues per volume.





Open Access

Lampas is published in Delayed Open Access. All articles are freely accessible after 2 years under the following Creative Commons license: Attribution-Non Commercial-No Derivatives (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0).

Open Access information

dr. Rutger Allan, Ancient Greek language and literature, VU University Amsterdam
dr. Bert van den Berg, Ancient Philosophy, Leiden University
dr. Jaap-Jan Flinterman, Ancient History, VU University Amsterdam
dr. Mark Heerink, Latin, University of Amsterdam and VU University Amsterdam
dr. Michiel van der Keur, Latin, University of Groningen
dr. Hugo Koning, Classical Languages, Stanislascollege Delft
dr. Suzanne Luger, Classical Languages, St. Ignatiusgymnasium Amsterdam, ILO/POWL, University of Amsterdam
dr. Stephan Mols, Classical Archaeology, Radboud University Nijmegen
dr. Kokkie van Oeveren, Classical Languages, St. Ignatius-gymnasium Amsterdam, VU University Amsterdam, VCN
dr. Remco Regtuit, Ancient Greek language and literature, University of Groningen)
dr. Sofie Remijsen, Ancient History, University of Amsterdam
dr. Rodie Risselada (chair), Latin, University of Amsterdam

Editorial office

Contributions can be submitted for review by email to

Publication Ethics & Malpractice Statement

Amsterdam University Press and this journal endorse the COPE (Committee on Publication Ethics) guidelines and will pursue cases of suspected research and publication misconduct (e.g. falsification, unethical experimentation, plagiarism, inappropriate image manipulation, redundant publication). Our full Publication Ethics and Malpractice Statement can be consulted here.

Peer Review Process

Lampas uses a double-blind peer review system.

Because of the intended (Dutch-speaking) readership of Lampas, we prefer contributions in Dutch. Because of the international character of academia, these are prefaced by a summary in English.

Indexing services

l'Année Philologique

Back issues
Back issues

Articles in this journal have Digital Object Identifiers (DOIs), which are registered with CrossRef. The DOI is a unique number that identifies a published article. The DOI provides a link to current information about that article, including where it can be found online, irrespective of any changes in the journal or publishing company website.


For long-term preservation, all issues of this journal are archived at the Dutch National Library and Portico.


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