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

Ancient Egyptian/Near Eastern Art
Dissertations Completed by Subject, 2018

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Cupello, Katherine, “Reconstructing Marcus Antonius: Rethinking the Representation of a Roman Triumvir in the Hellenistic East” (Emory University, E. Varner)

Jones, Kira, “Domitian and Minerva at Rome: Iconography and Divine Sanction in the Eternal City” (Emory University, E. Varner)

Kopleff, Heather, “A Community in Stone: The ‘Cenotaph’ Stelae of Abydos” (Institute of Fine Arts/NYU, D. O’Connor)

Mundy, Joanna, “Domūs and Insulae in the City of Rome: Living Spaces, Design, and Development” (Emory University, E. Varner)

Olien, Catherine, “Between Classicism and Orientalism: The Reception of Ancient Cypriot Sculpture, 1860-1900” (Northwestern University, A. Gunter)

Pilavcı, Türkan, “Drinking a God and Sacrificing a Drink: Agency of the Hittite Libation Vessels” (Columbia University, Z. Bahrani)

Prakash, Tara, “Statues of the 'Other': An Examination of Three-Dimensional Representations of Foreigners in Ancient Egypt” (Institute of Fine Arts/NYU, D. O’Connor)