Visiting Research Scholars 2018-19

This article first appeared in ISAW Newsletter 22 (Fall 2018).

Ursula Brosseder, University of Bonn
Dynamics of Social Change in Early Inner Asia: A Comparative Study of Societies from the Late Bronze Age to the Late Iron Age and the First Steppe Empire of the Xiongnu

Coleman Connelly, Visiting Assistant Professor
Ph.D., Harvard University
Athens in Baghdad: The Abbasid Search for a Greek Past

J. Andrew Dufton, Visiting Assistant Professor
Ph.D., Brown University
Works in Progress: Regional Trends and Grassroots Developments in the Cities of Roman North Africa

Ethan Harkness, NYU Gallatin and East Asian Studies
A Complete Translation and Study of the Zhoujiazhai Daybook

David Kertai, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
The Otherworldly Places of Assyria
Allison Miller, Southwestern University
Color in Ancient China: Sources, Culture, Technology, and Science

Pénélope Riboud, Institut National des Langues et Civilisations Orientales, Paris
Defining Xian: An Investigation into the Visual, Textual and Archaeological Sources of Zoroastrianism in Medieval China

Stephanie Rost, Visiting Assistant Professor
Ph.D., State University of New York at Stony Brook
Ancient State Economies: A Case Study of the Umma Province of the Ur III State (2112-2004 B.C.)

Daniela Wolin, Visiting Assistant Professor
Ph.D., Yale University
Bioarchaeology of Health and Medical Intervention in Late Shang Dynasty, China