New Books by AIA Members

List and brief description of recent and forthcoming books authored by the AIA membership.

by Susan I. Rotroff
American School of Classical Studies at Athens (December, 2013)
First discovered in the 1930s by Eugene Vanderpool, the “saucer pyres” of the Athenian Agora remained a mystery for over 70 years, until Professor Susan I. Rotroff turned her attention to these deposits 10 years ago. Each deposit...
by Janet Burnett Grossman
American School of Classical Studies at Athens (December, 2013)
Funerary Sculpture is the first volume on sculpture from the Agora in over 50 years, bringing together all the sculpted funerary monuments of the Athenian Agora, Classical through Roman periods, which were discovered during excavation from 1931...
by Ruth Ann Maher
British Archaeological Reports International Series (2529) (July, 2013)
The purpose of this Viking-Age Icelandic study is to look beyond the catalogues of data already in the record and put the information in its social context. This study shows that the internal and external aspects of any grave reveal not only...
by Ronald S. Stroud
American School of Classical Studies at Athens (September, 2013)
Excavations conducted by the American School of Classical Studies at Athens in the Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore on Acrocorinth, 1961–1975, produced more than 170 inscribed objects of stone, bronze, bone, lead weights, pottery (graffiti and...
by Michael L. Galaty, Ols Lafe, Wayne E. Lee, and Zamir Tafilica
UCLA Cotsen Institute of Archaeology Press (April, 2013)
Employing survey archaeology, excavation, ethnographic study, and multinational archival work, the Shala Valley Project uncovered the many powerful, creative ways whereby the men and women of Shala shaped their world: through...