Elisabetta Cova

Elisabetta Cova

Assistant Professor

Office: Curtin Hall 814
Phone: 414-229-3239
e-mail: covae@uwm.edu
Curriculum Vitae: pdf (154kb)

Education:

M. Phil, Archaeology, University of Cambridge, UK
Laurea, Classics, Università di Bologna, Italy

Selection of Courses Taught

Classics 202: Introduction to Roman Life and Literature - Syllabus (pdf 173kb)
Classics 304: The Graeco-Roman World: Pompeii - Syllabus (pdf 162kb)
Greek 306: Fourth Semester Greek - Syllabus (pdf 92kb)
Latin 502: Readings in Latin Poetry: Ovid - Syllabus (pdf 98kb)

Teaching Interests:

Greek and Latin Languages and Literature, Roman civilization, Pompeii and Herculaneum.

Research Interests:

Roman Archaeology, Roman Domestic Architecture and Pompeii, Roman Cyprus and Museum studies

Selected Publications:

"Stasis and Change in Roman Domestic Space: The Alae of Pompeii’s Regio VI." American Journal of Archaeology 118.4 (2014), forthcoming.

"Closets, Cupboards, and Shelves: Storage in the Roman House." Phoenix 68 (2014), forthcoming.

"Fitting In: Archaeology and Community in Athienou, Cyprus." Near Eastern Archaeology 76.3 (2013), forthcoming, [with D. Counts, P. N. Kardulias, M. K. Toumazou]

"Continuità e rinnovamento: la storia della preistoria italiana vista dai musei" in A. Guidi (ed.), Atti della XLVI Riunione Scientifica dell’Istituto Italiano di Preistoria e Protostoria. 150 anni di Preistoria e Protostoria in Italia, Roma, 23-27 Novembre, 2013, forthcoming.

"Writing from Unknown Hands: A Selection of Inscriptions from Athienou-Malloura," in M. K. Toumazou, et al. (eds.), Crossroads and Boundaries: The Archaeology of Past and Present in the Malloura Valley, Cyprus (Boston 2011), 179-190.

"Negotiating the Past in the Present: Italian Prehistory, Civic Museums, and Curatorial Practice in Emilia-Romagna, Italy," European Journal of Archaeology, 13(3) (2010): 285-312.

"Romanesis in Cyprus: A Lamp from Athienou-Malloura," Cahiers du Centre d’Etudes Chypriotes 40 (2010), 277-294. [with J. Gordon]

"Visti dalla Manica. I musei civici di Reggio Emilia, Modena e Bologna," IBC. Informazioni, commenti, inchieste sui Beni Culturali 8:3 (2000), 26-28.

Other Relevant Activities:

Co-editor, Book Reviews, American Journal of Archaeology, 2011-
Coordinator, UWM Certificate Program in Ancient Mediterranean Studies, 2009-
Vice-President, Archaeological Institute of America, Milwaukee Society, 2009-
Senior staff member, Davidson College Athienou Archaeological Project, Cyprus, 2002-