Meet Our Lecturers

Mireille Lee is Assistant Professor with the Departments of History of Art and Classical Studies at Vanderbilt University, and holds her degrees from Bryn Mawr (Ph.D.) and Occidental College.  Her research interests are Greek art and archaeology, in particular the construction of gender in ancient visual and material culture.  She has published widely on the social functions of dress in ancient Greece, including her volume Body, Dress, and Identity in Ancient Greece (2015).

Daryn Lehoux is Professor of Classics and Professor of Philosophy at Queen's University, and helds his degrees from the University of Waterloo and the University of Toronto (MA and PhD).  His research interests are ancient sciences (astronomy, astrology and life sciences), epistomology, observation, and astrometeorology.  HIs publications include Astronomy, Weather, and Calendars in the Ancient World (2007), What Did the Romans Know? (2012), and Ancient Science (forthcoming), and he is the holder of an Insight Grant in Social Sciences and Humanities (2015-2020) from the Research Council of Canada.

 

Dr. Limão is Postdoctoral Research Fellow with the Instituto de História da Arte at the Universidade Nova in Lisbon, and Coordinator of the academic project ENCONTRHARTE (Encontros de História da Arte da Antiguidade). She holds her degrees from the Universidade Nova, and her research interests are architecture, sculpture, painting and mosaics in Classical and Late Antiquity, particularly as are found in Portugal. Dr. Limão strongly believes in the value of investigating the history of art, and how this aids communication: it enlightens the understanding of our contemporary world.  She works on using innovative audio-visual media to provide a new view of Antiquity, and to allow greater access to scientific issues.  Dr. Limão is an AIA Kress Lecturer for 2018/2019.

Maria Liston is with the Anthropology and Classical Departments of the University of Waterloo, and holds her degrees from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville (Ph.D. and B.A.), Indiana University at Bloomington (M.A.) and King College (B.A.).  Her areas of specialization are Greek archaeology, skeletal biology and biological anthropology, paleopathology, and military and battlefield archaeology. 

Dr. Kate Liszka is Assistant Professor with the Department of History at California State University, San Bernardino, and holds her degrees from the University of Pennsylvania (Ph.D.), and from 2012 to 2015 was a Cotsen Postdoctoral Fellow and Lecturer with Princeton University.  Her areas of specialization are Nubians in Egypt, the Medjay, ethnicity and identity in Antiquity, multicultural Interactions in frontier regions, the Pangrave Archaeological Culture, and large-scale mining expeditions in Antiquity.  Dr. Liszka is the Director of the Wadi el-Hudi Expedition in the Egyptian Eastern Desert.

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