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Publications of Annabel J. Wharton    :chronological  alphabetical  combined  bibtex listing:


  1. Wharton, AJ, Models as Manipulators (2016) (new project.)
  2. Wharton, AJ, Architectural Agents: The Delusional, Abusive, Addictive Lives of Buildings (2014), University of Minnesota Press
  3. Wharton, AJ, Selling Jerusalem: Relics, Replicas, Themeparks (2006), University of Chicago Press
  4. Wharton, AJ, Building the Cold War: Hilton International Hotels and Modern Architecture (2001), Chicago: University of Chicago Press (selected as one of the best books of 2001 by the Economist.)
  5. Wharton, AJ, Refiguring the Post Classical City: Dura Europos, Jerash, Jerusalem and Ravenna (1995), New York: Cambridge University Press
  6. Wharton, AJ, Art of Empire: Painting and Architecture of the Byzantine Periphery. A Comparative Study of Four Provinces (1988), University Park, Pa & London: Pennsylvania State University Press
  7. Wharton, AJ, Tokali Kilise. Tenth Century Metropolitan Art in Byzantine Cappadocia, Dumbarton Oaks Studies XXII (1986), Washinton, D.C.: Dumbarton Oaks, Trustees of Harvard University
  8. Kazhdan, AP; Wharton AJ,, Change in Byzantine Culture in the Eleventh and Twelfth Centuries (1985), Berkeley/Los Angeles: University of California Press (Reprinted in paperback, 1990.)

Articles Published

  1. Wharton, AJ, Acquiring Jerusalem, in Routledge Handbook on Jerusalem (January, 2018), pp. 335-350, ISBN 9781138936935 [doi]  [abs]
  2. Wharton, AJ, The Istanbul Hilton, 1951-2014: Modernity and Its Demise, in Mid-Twentieth Century Architecture in Turkey, edited by Gürel, M (2015), pp. 142-162, Routledge, ISBN 9781138806092 [doi]
  3. Wharton, AJ, Relics, Protestants, Things, Material Religion, vol. 9 no. 4 (2014)
  4. Wharton, AJ, Jerusalem's zions, Material Religion, vol. 9 no. 2 (June, 2013), pp. 218-242, Informa UK Limited [doi]  [abs]
  5. Wharton, AJ, The tribune tower: Spolia as despoliation, in Reuse Value: Spolia and Appropriation in Art and Architecture from Constantine to Sherrie Levine (January, 2012), pp. 179-198, ISBN 9781409424222
  6. Wharton, AJ, History and Fiction, in Archaeology, Politics and the Media (2012), pp. 85-90, Eisenbrauns
  7. Wharton, AJ, The tribune tower: Spolia as despoliation, in Reuse Value: Spolia and Appropriation in Art and Architecture from Constantine to Sherrie Levine, edited by Richard Brilliant and Dale Kinney (December, 2011), pp. 179-197, Ashgate, ISBN 9781409424222
  8. Wharton, AJ, John Ruskin: Ethics in Economics, History of Political Economy, vol. 43 no. 2 (2011)
  9. Wharton, AJ; Amiri, A, “Home in Jerusalem: the American Colony in Jerusalem", Post Medieval Archaeology, vol. 45 no. 1 (2011)
  10. A.J. Wharton, The Tribune Tower: Spolia as Despoliation, in Spolia, edited by D. Kinney and R. Brilliant (2010), Ashgate
  11. Wharton, AJ, History and Fiction, in Archaeology, Politics and the Media (2010), Eisenbraun
  12. Wharton, AJ, Jerusalem in Varallo: From Truth to Fiction, in Imaginary Cities: Fictions of Space in the Early Modern World, edited by Houghton, C; Purdy, D (2009), Penn State Press
  13. Wharton, AJ, Shaping the ‘Public Sphere’ in Second Life: Architectures of the 2008 US Presidential Campaign, Journal of Virtual Worlds Research, vol. 2 no. 2 (2009), pp. 1-14
  14. Wharton, AJ, Jewish Art, Jewish art, Images, vol. 1 no. 1 (December, 2007), pp. 29-35, BRILL [doi]  [abs]
  15. Wharton, AJ, Remaking Jerusalem, in Modernism and the Middle East, edited by Isenstadt, S; Rizvi, K (2007), pp. 29-35, University of Washington Press
  16. Wharton, AJ, Commodifying Space: Hotels and Port Bellies, in Hospitality: A Social Lens, edited by Lashley, C; Lynch, P; Morrison, A (2006), pp. 101-116, Elsevier
  17. Holloway, RR; Wharton AJ,, Constantine and Rome, Church History (2005)
  18. Biddle, M; Wharton AJ,, The Tomb of Christ, Journal of Early Christian Studies (2004)
  19. Cody, JW; Wharton AJ,, Exporting American Architecture, in International History Review (2003)
  20. Wharton, AJ, Icon, Idol, Fetish, and Totem, in Icon and Word: The Power of Images in Byzantium, edited by Eastmond, A; Hunt, L (2003), pp. 12-23, London: Ashgate
  21. Wharton, AJ, Two Waldorf-Astorias: Spatial Economies as Totem and Fetish, Art Bulletin, vol. 85 (2003), pp. 523-543
  22. Wharton, AJ, Medieval Cyprus: Studies in Art, Architecture and History in Memory of Doula Mouriki, edited by Sevcenko, N; Moss, C, Speculum, vol. 77 (2002), pp. 244-247
  23. Wharton, AJ, Height of Fashion, New Statesman, vol. 14 (2001), pp. 38-41
  24. Wharton, AJ, Erasure: Eliminating the Space of Late Ancient Judaism, in From Dura to Sepphoris: Studies in Jewish Art and Society in Late Antiquity, edited by Levine, LL no. 40 (2000), pp. 195-214, Ann Arbor, MI (Supplementary Series.)
  25. Wharton, AJ, Economy, Architecture and Cold War Politics: the Istanbul Hilton, supplementary issue of History of Political Economy, edited by Goodwin, CDW; DeMarchi, N, Economic Engagements With Art (1999), pp. 285-300
  26. Wharton, AJ, Byzantine Art; Hagia Sophia, in World Book Encyclopedia (1998), Chicago
  27. Heldman, ME; Wharton AJ,, The Marian Icons of the Painter Fre Seyon: A Study in Fifteenth-Century Ethiopian Art, Patronage, and Spiritual, African Arts (1996)
  28. Wharton, AJ, Westminster Cathedral: Medieval Architectures and Religious Difference, Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, vol. 26 no. 3 (1996), pp. 523-555
  29. Matthews, T; Wharton AJ,, Clash of the Gods, American Historical Review, vol. 100 (1995), pp. 1518-1519
  30. Wharton, AJ, Good and bad images from the synagogue of Dura Europos: Contexts, subtexts, intertexts, Art History, vol. 17 no. 1 (January, 1994), pp. 1-25, WILEY [doi]
  31. Dodds, J; Wharton AJ,, Architecture and Ideology in Early Medieval Spain; Al-Andalus: The Art of Islamic Spain, in The Design Book Review (1994)
  32. Cameron, A; Wharton AJ,, Christianity and the Rhetoric of Empire, Art Bulletin, vol. 74 (1992), pp. 511-512 (Sather Classical Lectures, v. 55.)
  33. Connor, C; Wharton AJ,, Art and Miracles in Byzantium, The American Historical Review, vol. 97 (1992), pp. 1195-1195
  34. Pelikan, J; Wharton AJ,, Imago Dei. the Byzantine Apologia for Icons, Envoi: a Review Journal of Medieval Literature, vol. 4 no. 1 (1992), pp. 131-134 (the A.W. Mellon Lectures in the Fine Arts.)
  35. Wharton, AJ, The Baptistery of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem and the Poltics of Sacred Landscape, Dumbarton Oaks Papers, vol. 46 (1992), pp. 313-325
  36. Wharton AJ,, Various, in Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium (1991), Oxford University Press
  37. Wharton, AJ, Gender, Architecture and Institutional Self-Presentation: The Case of Duke University, South Atlantic Quarterly, vol. 90.1 (1991), pp. 175-217
  38. Wharton, AJ, The Urban Character of Christian Worship: The Origins, Development, and Meaning of Stational Liturgy.John F. Baldovin, Speculum a Journal of Medieval Studies, vol. 65 no. 3 (July, 1990), pp. 605-607, University of Chicago Press, ISSN 0038-7134 [Gateway.cgi], [doi]
  39. Demus, O; Wharton AJ,, The Mosaic Decoration of San Marco, Speculum, vol. 65 (1990), pp. 971-972
  40. Herrin, J; Hussey, JM; Wharton AJ,, Formation of Christendom; History of the Orthodox Church, Religious Studies Review, vol. 16 (1990), pp. 347-347
  41. Wharton, AJ, Tenderness and Hegemony: Exporting the Virgin Eleousa, edited by Lavin, I, World of Art: Themes of Unity in Diversity. Acts of the Xxvth International Congress of Art History, Washington, Dc, vol. I (1990), pp. 71-80
  42. Wharton, AJ, Rereading Grabar's Martyrium: The Modernist and Postmodernist Texts, Gesta, vol. 29 no. 1 (1990), pp. 3-7, University of Chicago Press [doi]
  43. Wharton, AJ, Ritual and Reconstructed Meaning: The Neonian Baptistery in Ravenna, Art Bulletin, vol. 69 no. 3 (September, 1987), pp. 358-375, Informa UK Limited, ISSN 0004-3079 [doi]
  44. Morganstern, J; Wharton AJ,, The Byzantine Church at Dereagzi and Its Decoration, Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians, vol. 45 (1986), pp. 167-169
  45. Demus, O; Wharton AJ,, The Mosaics of San Marco in Venice, Speculum, vol. 61 (1986), pp. 915-918
  46. Skawran, K; Wharton AJ,, Middle Byzantine Fresco Painting in Greece, Byzantine Studies, vol. 12 (1985)
  47. Head, C; Wharton AJ,, Byzantine Imperial Portraits, Speculum, vol. 59 (1984), pp. 235-236
  48. Rotili, M; Wharton AJ,, Arte bizantina in Calabria e in Basilicata, and P. Belli d’Elia et al., La Puglia fra Bysanzio e l’Occidente, Art Bulletin, vol. 65 (1983), pp. 503-505
  49. Malquist, T; Wharton AJ,, Byzantine 12th Century Frescoes in Kastoria, Byzantine Studies, vol. 10 (1983), pp. 422-424
  50. Labreque-Pervouchine, N; Wharton AJ,, L’iconostase. Evolution historique en Russie, Speculum, vol. 58 (1983), pp. 767-769
  51. Wharton, AJ, The Chronology of the Construction and Decoration of St. Neophytos in Cyprus, Byzantine Studies, vol. 10 (1983), pp. 71-80
  52. Wharton, AJ, The Date and Significance of the Cathedral of Canosa in Apulia, South Italy, Dumbarton Oaks Papers, vol. 37 (1983), pp. 79-90
  53. Thierry, N; Walter, C; Wharton AJ,, Peintures de Asie Mineure; Studies in Byzantine Iconography, Byzantine Studies, vol. 9 (1982), pp. 374-376
  54. Wharton, AJ, Eglises a Colonnes de Goreme, Archeologia, vol. 142 (1982), pp. 83-86
  55. Wharton, AJ, Frescoes of the Mavriotissa Monastery near Kastoria: Evidence of Millenarianism and Anti-Semitism in the Wake of the First Crusade, Gesta, vol. 21 (1982), pp. 21-29
  56. Wharton, AJ, The Rebuilding and Redecoration of the Holy Apostles in Constantinople: a Reconsideration, Greek, Roman and Byzantine Studies, vol. 23 (1982), pp. 79-92
  57. Wharton, AJ, Cappadocia, in Dictionary of the Middle Ages (1981), New York
  58. Curcic, S; Wharton AJ,, Gracanica, Speculum, vol. 56 (1981), pp. 374-376
  59. Wharton, AJ, The Middle Byzantine Sanctuary Barrier: templon Screen or Iconostasis?, Journal of the British Archaeological Association, vol. 134 (1981), pp. 1-27
  60. Wharton, AJ, Formulas for Salvation: A Comparison of Two Byzantine Monasteries and Their Founders, Church History, vol. 50 (1981), pp. 385-400 (this article was submitted by the editors with their recommendation to the Berkshire Conference for Women Historians for consideration for its annual prize for the best article in history written by a woman.)
  61. Wharton, AJ, The Fresco Decoration of the Column Churches, Goreme Valley, Cappadocia: A Consideration of Their Chronology and Their Models, Cahiers Archeologiques, vol. 21 (1981), pp. 27-45
  62. Wharton, AJ, The Political Content of the Bema Frescoes of Saint Sophia in Ohrid, Jahrbuch Der Oesterreichischen Byzantinistik, vol. 29 (1980), pp. 315-329
  63. Wharton, AJ, Middle Byzantine Churches of Kastoria in Greek Macedonia: Their Dates and Implications, Art Bulletin, vol. 62 (1980), pp. 190-207
  64. Wharton, AJ, Problems of Provincialism: Byzantine Monasteries in Cappadocia and Monks in South Italy, Journal of the Warburg and Courtauld Institutes, vol. 42 (1979), pp. 28-46
  65. Wharton, AJ, ’Iconoclast’ Chapels in Cappadocia, in Iconoclasm, edited by Bryer, A; Herrin, J (1975), pp. 103-112, University of Birmingham
  66. Wharton, AJ, Rock-cut Chapels in Cappadocia: the Column Churches and The yilanli Group, Cahiers Archeologiques, vol. 15 (1975), pp. 115-135


  1. Wharton, AJ, Jerusalem Architecture: Old Is bitter, New Is Ugly, Architecture and Urbanism in the Middle East, Special Issue Mei (2008)
  2. Wharton, AJ, Empire Building, New Statesman (January, 2005)
  3. Height of Fashion, New Statesman (September 14, 2001)
  4. Wharton, AJ, Height of Fashion, New Statesman (September, 2001)
  5. Building the Cold War: Hilton Hotels, WBUR (NPR) (August 20, 2001)
  6. Baptisteries, ; Decoration, B; Wharton AJ,, The Dictionary of Art (1996), Macmillan Publishers

Edited Volumes

  1. with David Aers, Desire: Its Subjects, Objects, and Historians, special issue of the Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, vol. 27 no. 1 (1997)