Education

PhD in Art History, University of California, Berkeley

MA in Art History, University of Texas, Austin

BA in Art History and French, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge

Publications

Arch Monuments

“Reception of the Roman Arch Monument,” American Journal of Archaeology, 122.2 (2018): 245-275. DOI: 10.3764/aja.122.2.0245

“Honoring the Empress Julia Domna on Arch Monuments in Rome and North Africa,” in Roman in the Provinces:  Art on the Periphery of Empire, eds. Lisa Brody and Gail Hoffman (Chestnut Hill, MA:  McMullen Museum, 2014), 77-92. ark:/13960/t6vx5xb1j.  https://archive.org/details/romaninprovinces00brod

“Provincial Patrons and Commemorative Rivalries: Rethinking the Roman Arch Monument,” Mouseion 8.3 (2008): 417-450. DOI: 10.1353/mou.0.0081

Souvenirs

Destinations in Mind: Portraying Places on the Roman Empire’s Souvenirs (New York: Oxford University Press, 2021). DOI: 10.1093/oso/9780190921897.001.0001

“A Roman road trip: tips for travelling the Roman Empire this summer,” OUP Blog, 10 July 2021, https://blog.oup.com/2021/07/a-roman-road-trip-tips-for-travelling-the-roman-empire-this-summer/

“Reading the Roman Empire’s Itineraries: From Spain to Rome on the Vicarello Cups,” in Continuities and Changes: Global History, Visual Culture, and Itinerancies, eds. Francisco José Diaz Marcilla, Jorge Tomás Garcia, and Yvette Santos (Cambridge: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2020), 212-29.

“Spectacular Translucence: The Games in Glass,” Theoretical Roman Archaeology Journal 1 (2018), Article 5, pages 1-20. DOI: 10.16995/traj.359

Celts/Gauls

“The Bronze Captive in the Rhône River and Roman Art History,” in Roman Sculpture in Context, eds. Anne Hrychuk Kontokosta and Peter De Staebler (Boston: Archaeological Institute of America, December 2020), 55-73.

“The Tyranny of the Dying Gaul: Confronting an Ethnic Stereotype in Ancient Art,” Art Bulletin 99.2 (2017): 6-40. DOI: 10.1080/00043079.2017.1252647

“Coins before Conquest in Celtic France: An Art Lost to Empire,” in Beyond Boundaries: Connecting Visual Cultures in the Provinces of Ancient Rome, eds. Susan Alcock, Mariana Egri, and James Frakes (Los Angeles:  Getty Publications, 2016), 137-155.

“Northern Gaul, Germany and Britain,” in The Oxford Handbook of Roman Sculpture, eds. Elise Friedland, Melanie Grunow Sobocinski, and Elaine Gazda (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015), 471-486. Paperback reprint 2018. DOI: 10.1093/oxfordhb/9780199921829.001.0001

Museum Reviews

Reckoning with Replication: Architectural Models, Plaster Casts, and Digital Fabrications in Rome’s Recent Exhibitions,” Memoirs of the American Academy in Rome 66 (2021): forthcoming in December

“The Musée de la Romanité in Nîmes: The Roman Empire, Rhetorical Archaeological Museums, and UNESCO’s World Heritage Program,” American Journal of Archaeology 124.1 (2020): 161-70. DOI: 10.3764/aja.124.1.0161. https://www.ajaonline.org/museum-review/4056

Book Reviews

“The Discourse on Objects in Roman and Late Antique Studies,” Journal of Roman Archaeology 33 (2020): 743-49. Review of Jo Stoner, The Cultural Lives of Objects in Late Antiquity (Leiden: Brill, 2019). DOI: 10.1017/s1047759420000409

“Incidental Archaeologists,” H-France Review 20 (2020): 1-6. Review of Bonnie Effros, Incidental Archaeologists: French Officers and the Rediscovery of Roman North Africa (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2018). https://h-france.net/h-france-review-volume-20-2020/

“Senses of the Empire,” American Journal of Archaeology 123.3 (2019). Review of Eleanor Betts, ed., Senses of the Empire: Multisensory Approaches to Roman Culture (Abingdon: Routledge, 2017). 10.3764/ajaonline1233.cassibry. https://www.ajaonline.org/book-review/3912

“Enameled ‘Souvenirs’ from Roman Britain,” Journal of Roman Archaeology 29 (2016), 825-829. Review of David Breeze, ed., The First Souvenirs: Enamelled Vessels from Hadrian’s Wall (Kendal:  Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society, 2012). DOI: 10.1017/s1047759400072834

“Architecture of Gallia Narbonensis,” Classical Review 64.1 (2014): 277-278.  Review of James Anderson, Architecture of Roman Provence (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2013). DOI: 10.1017/s0009840x13003363

Projects

Companion website for Destinations in Mind: Portraying Places on the Roman Empire’s Souvenirs, with bonus content, links to online resources, and over a thousand photographs: https://wellesley-omeka-s.libraryhost.com/s/destinations-in-mind/page/Home

Upcoming Talks and Conferences

“Exceptional Commemoration: Empresses on Roman Arch Monuments,” Materializing Roman Empresses, panel co-chaired with Anne Hunnell Chen, Roman Archaeology Conference, Split, Croatia, originally April 2020/rescheduled for 6-8 April 2022

Memberships

Archaeological Institute of America

College Art Association

Society of Architectural Historians

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