The Panatheniac Games: Proceedings of an International Conference Held at the University of Athens, May 11-12 2004

The Panatheniac Games: Proceedings of an International Conference Held at the University of Athens, May 11-12 2004

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ISBN-13: 9781842172216
Publisher: Oxbow Books
Publication date: 12/28/2006
Pages: 176
Product dimensions: 8.30(w) x 11.70(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword (Olga Palagia and Alkestis Spetsieri-Choremi)

Panathenaic amphoras (Michalis Tiverios)

Panathenaic prizes and dedications (Petros Themelis)

Gods and athletic games (Jon D Mikalson)

Replicating tradition: the first celebrations of the greater Panathenaia (Jenifer Neils)

Games at the lesser Panathenaia? (Stephen V Tracy)

The iconography of the Athenian apobates race: origins, meanings, transformation (Peter Schultz)

Torch race and vase-painting (Martin Bentz)

A unique new depiction of a Panathenaic victor (John H Oakley)

Panathenaic prize amphorae from the Kerameikos: some new aspects and results (Norbert Eschbach)

"Not that the vases are easy to interpret..." Some thoughts on Panathenaic prize amphorae (Bettina Kratzmüller)

Leukoi panathenaikoi amphoreis kai mousikoi agones (in Greek) (PDespina Tsouklidou)

"Choregic" or victory monuments of the tribal Panathenaic contests (Hans Rupprecht Goette)

Dramatikoi agones kai architektonike ste notia kitu tes Akropoleus (in Greek) (Panos Valavanis)

Royal Athenians: the Ptolemies and Attalids at the Panathenaia (Julia L Shear)

The Panathenaic stadium from the Hellenistic to the Roman period: Panathenaic prize-amphorae and the Biel throne (Dyfri Williams)

Athens and Herculaneum: The case of the Panathenaic Athenas (Carol C Mattusch)

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