Concise, critical reviews of books, exhibitions, and projects in all areas and periods of art history and visual studies

Greek/Roman Art
Dissertations Completed by Subject, 2008

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Drakaki, Eleni, “Hard Stone Seals from Late Bronze Age Burials of the Greek Mainland: A Contextual and Historical Approach to the Study of Their Ownership” (IFA/NYU, G. Kopcke)

Earle, Jason, “Trade and Culture in the Cycladic Islands during the Late Bronze Age” (IFA/NYU, G. Kopcke)

Franks, Hallie Malcolm, "Hunter, Heroes, Kings: The Hunting Frieze of Tomb II at Vergina" (Harvard, G. F. Pinney)

Griffith, Kyle, "Ritual, Cult, and Sacred Space: Transcending Death in the Painted Tomb of Roman Libya" (University of Washington, C. Thomas, J. Snow-Smith)

Grupico, Theresa, "The Influence of Urban Planning on Temple Design in West Greece" (Rutgers, J. Kenfield)

Husser, Zehavi, “Worshipping in Community: Jupiter and Roman Religion in the Early Imperial Period” (Princeton, H. Heyer)

Kennedy-Quigley, Shanna, “Illuminating the Memphite Sarapieion” (UCLA, S. Downey)

Mangieri, Anthony F., “The Virgin Sacrificed: Images of Iphigeneia and Polyxena in Greek and Roman Art” (Emory, B. Wescoat)

Molholt, Rebecca, “On Stepping Stones: The Historical Experience of Roman Mosaics” (Columbia, R. Brilliant, N. Kampen)

Palinkas, Jennifer, “Sacred Gates: Propyla and Propylaia in Greek Sanctuaries” (Emory, B. Wescoat)

Roland, Sarah, "Corinth and the Birth of Figural Representation in Greek Monumental Architecture" (Columbia, C. Marconi, N. Kampen)

Sapirstein, Philip, “The Emergence of Ceramic Roofing Technology in Archaic Greek Architecture” (Cornell, A. Ramage)

Segal, Phoebe C., “Soaring Votives: Anathemata in Archaic Greek Sanctuaries" (Columbia, C. Marconi, N. Kampen)

Smith, Christine, "Controlling Miasma: The Evidence for the Cults of Greek Craftspeople from the Archaic to the Hellenistic Periods" (Washington University, S. Rotroff)

Ubbels, Krista, “Wild Women on Wares: An Examination of the Changes in the Image of the Attic Maenad” (Penn State, E. Walters)