Archaeology

Joan Breton Connelly

Joan Breton Connelly, former Member (2010–11) in the School of Historical Studies, discusses how the Parthenon sculptures conveyed genealogical myths that answered for the Athenians the most basic human questions. 

Historians today can hardly answer the question: when does history begin? Traditional boundaries between history, protohistory, and prehistory have been blurred if not completely erased by the rise of concepts such as “Big History” and “...

It has been nearly sixty years that I have been engaged in an active scholarly life. My first article came out fifty-eight years ago, and there are still now two or three studies in the process of being printed or ready to appear on the Internet...