Staff Profile:Professor Amy Smith

Name:
Professor Amy Smith
Job Title:
Professor
Responsibilities:

Professor and Curator, Ure Museum.

Office Hours: by appointment (on leave Autumn 2013)

Professor Smith is a classical archaeologist, with a primary interest in iconography and its many manifestations, especially in politics and religion.

Areas of Interest:
Greek and Roman art and archaeology, especially iconography and vase painting; gender, religion, and politics in ancient Greece; antiquities museums, online or offline.
Research groups / Centres:

Professor Smith is a research associate of the Beazley Archive, University of Oxford (see http://www.beazley.ox.ac.uk) and an editor of Digital Classicist (see http://www.digitalclassicist.org). She created (with Brian Fuchs) VLMA (Virtual Lightbox for Museums and Archives) (sponsored by JISC in 2004-2005).

Professor Smith is also a member of the following research groups:

Key Facts:

Professor Smith received her degrees from Yale (PhD, MPhil, MA) and Dartmouth (BA), and was also educated at the American School of Classical Studies at Athens, the American Academy in Rome, and the American Numismatic Society, and studied German at the Herder Institute, Leipzig. Before her appointment at Reading she lectured at Tufts University, Boston College, and the Massachusetts College of Art. She has also worked as an editor (Perseus Project; American Journal of Archaeology) and as curatorial assistant at the Yale University Art Gallery. She has excavated at the American School of Classical Studies' excavations in Greece (Athens' Agora and Corinth) and Spain (Pollentia, Alcudia, Majorca).

Publications:
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Number of items: 35.

2017

2016

  • Smith, A. C. (2016) Looking inside on the outside of a pot. In: Glazebrook, A. and Tsakirgis, B. (eds.) Houses of Ill-Repute: The Archaeology of Houses, Taverns and Brothels. University of Pennsylvania Press, Pennsylvania, USA, pp. 143-168. ISBN 9780812247565

2015

  • Smith, A. (2015) Introduction. In: Pickup, S., Bergeron, M. and Webb, J. (eds.) Cypriote Antiquities in Reading. The Ure Museum at the University of Reading and the Reading Museum (Reading Borough Council). Corpus of Cypriote Antiquities, 30. Astrom, Uppsala, vii. ISBN 9789170812019

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Amy Smith

Contact Details

Email:
a.c.smith@reading.ac.uk
Telephone:
+44 (0) 118 378 6990 or +44 (0) 118 378 6087

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See also

 Ure Museum of Greek Archaeology

 

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