Mesopotamia, Neo-Assyrian empire, art historical method and theory, collecting and museum studies, imperialism and exoticism
"Representations of the North Syrian Landscape in Neo-Assyrian Art", Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research 323, August 2001: 63-96.
"Conceptions of the Material World at Nineveh", Iraq 66, December, 2004.
Luxury and Legitimation: Royal Collecting in Ancient Mesopotamia
(London: Ashgate, in press 2005).
Courses Taught Regularly:
History 111b, Introduction to the History of Western Civilization, 1815-Present
History 112a, World History, Prehistory-1500
History 113, Civilizations of the Ancient World
History 302, Ancient Egypt
History 304, Ancient Greece
History 403, Ancient Mesopotamia
Art and Ideology in the Ancient World
History 500: Graduate Seminar on Orientalism
Interdisciplinary Studies/Women's Studies 352, Women in the Ancient World
Trips to Egypt and Greece (Ancient World Experiences)
SIUE Department of Historical Studies
Electronic Text Corpus of Sumerian Literature
ABZU - General web page and search engine for Mesopotamia and Egypt
DIOTIMA- Focuses on gender and ancient history
The British Museum - National museum in London, Mesopotamian objects in its collection
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