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Upcoming Faculty Presentations
Allison Glazebrook will present "A Spectacle of Citizenship: Aeschines 1 Against Timarchos" at Visions: Feminism and Classics VII in Seattle (May 2016).
Elizabeth S. Greene will present the following papers:
Carrie Ann Murray has been invited to give a lecture at the Accordia Research Institute at University College London on February 16 titled "Venus Envy: Investigating the terracotta figurines from the Lago di Venere, Pantelleria."
Recent Faculty Presentations (AIA Annual Meeting, San Francisco)
Elizabeth S. Greene (with Justin Leidwanger, Lana Radloff, Numan Tuna, and Nadire Atıcı), "Between the City and the Sea: 2015 Fieldwork in the Harbors of Burgaz, Turkey"
Carrie Ann Murray (with Clive Vella), "Building Blocks of a Punic and Roman Community: Excavations at the Lago di Venere Site, Pantelleria, Italy"; and moderator of roundtable on "Volcanic Landscape Archaeology"
R. Angus K. Smith, "Death on the Isthmus: Late Minoan III Tombs of the Mirabello Bay and Ierapetra Areas"
Recent Faculty Publications
Allison Glazebrook was guest editor for an issue of Helios (42.1): Beyond Courtesans and Whores: Sex and Labor in the Greco-Roman World, which includes her article, "A Hierarchy of Violence? Sex Slaves, Parthenoi and Rape in Menander’s Epitrepontes." A contribution on the archaeology of prostitution has appeared in The International Encyclopedia of Human Sexuality edited by Patricia Whelehan (Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, 2015).
Elizabeth S. Greene recently published two papers on ceramics from two sites off the Turkish coast: a Late Antique assemblage at Burgaz, and amphora capacities from the Archaic shipwreck at Pabuç Burnu: (1) Leidwanger, J., E.S. Greene, and N. Tuna. 2015. "A Late Antique Ceramic Assemblage at Burgaz, Datça Peninsula, South-west Turkey, and the 'Normality of the Mixed Cargo' in the Ancient Mediterranean." International Journal of Nautical Archaeology 44.2: 300-311. (2) Greene, E.S. and M.L. Lawall. 2015. "Transport Amphoras and Economic Information: A View from the Early Greek World." In Maritime Studies in the Wake of the Byzantine Shipwreck at Yassıada. Edited by D. Carlson, J. Leidwanger, and S. Kampbell, 3-16. College Station, TX: Texas A&M University Press.
Carrie Ann Murray is the editor of a forthcoming volume titled Diversity of Sacrifice: Form and Function of Sacrificial Practices in the Ancient World and Beyond. Institute for European and Mediterranean Archaeology Series. Albany: SUNY Press. An article (co-authored with Thomas Urban, Clive Vella, and Amanda Lahikainen) has recently appeared: “Ground-penetrating radar investigation reveals an ancient (Punic/Roman) architectural complex at Lago di Venere on the island of Pantelleria (Italy)”, Journal of Applied Geophysics 113 (2015): 164-169.
Angus Smith's co-authored volume (with M.K. Dabney, E. Pappi, S. Triantaphyllou, and J.C. Wright) is currently in press: Ayia Sotira: A Mycenaean Chamber Tomb Cemetery in the Nemea Valley, Greece. Philadelphia: INSTAP Academic Press. He has also recently had the following article appear: Watrous, L.V., D.M. Buell, J.C. McEnroe, J.G. Younger, L.A. Turner, B.S. Kunkel, K. Glowacki, S. Gallimore, A. Smith, P.A. Pantou, A. Chapin and E. Margaritis "Excavations at Gournia: 2010-2012," Hesperia 84.3, pp. 397-465.
Katharine von Stackelberg has had the following book chapter appear: "Decline and Fall: The Roman Garden of Louise du Pont Crowninshield", in V. Pagán, J. Page and B. Weltman-Aron (eds.) Disciples of Flora: Gardens in History and Culture (Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2015), 94-112.
Student Awards and Achievements
Stephanie Culp presented a paper titled "A Killer Education: The Psychology of Spartan Military Education" at the annual meeting of the Atlantic Classical Association which was held in October in Halifax, NS.
Congratulations to the following undergraduate and graduate student recipients of external scholarships and awards: