Auriga - ZJKF


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ISSN: 1211-3379
Published: semiannually
First edition: 1959
Latest edition: LXII/2 (2020)

First printed in 1959 as the Zprávy Jednoty klasických filologů, renamed Auriga in 1992/93, 

the journal is a direct continuator of the Listy filologické, published by the Union of Czech Philologists (predecessor of JKF) since 1873.

The journal is listed as a reviewed non-impacted periodical published in the Czech Republic, approved by the Research and Development Council on June 20, 2008.

Articles are reviewed by independent reviewers.

Journal publishes

  • articles dealing with Ancient studies, Latin Medieval studies, occasionally also Modern Greek studies (with an abstract in a world language);
  • original translations (or extracts from them);
  • information on conferences, exhibitions and other important events in the Czech Republic and in Slovakia;
  • list of theses and dissertations defended in a given year at universities in the Czech Republic and in Slovakia;
  • reviews of Ancient works translations, translations of pop-science literature and original research.


The journal is distributed to JKF members free of charge. Other readers may purchase a current issue from Karolinum bookstore or directly order the current or any old issue directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.