Lisa Nevett

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Professor of Classical Archaeology

Professor of Classical Archaeology; Director of IPCAA

435 S State St, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1003

Office Location(s): 2176 Angell Hall
Office Hours: T 11-12:30pm; Th 2:30-3:30pm; or by appointment
Phone: 734.764.8581
Fax: 734.763.4959
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  • Fields of Study
    • Classical art and archaeology.
  • About

    Lisa Nevett's area of expertise is Greek and Roman antiquity with particular interest in material culture as a source for social history. To date, her research has focused on domestic architecture, using the construction, decoration and articulation of space within Greek and Roman houses to shed light on broader social questions. These include the development of the Greek city, relationships between men and women within Greek and Roman households, and patterns of interaction between indigenous and non-indigenous peoples at the fringes of the Greek and Roman worlds. She has been involved in archaeological field projects in Greece, Turkey, Libya and Britain.

    Selected Publications:
    Domestic Space in Classical Antiquity (Cambridge, 2010)
    Ancient Greek Houses and Households (co-editor, Philadelphia, 2005)
    Greek Romans and Roman Greeks (assistant editor, Aarhus, 2002)
    House and Society in the Ancient Greek World (Cambridge, 1999)

  • Education
    • PhD University of Cambridge (U.K.)
  • Selected Publications:
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