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Fragment of a marble Sarcophagus
ca. 230-240 ACE
Duke Museum of Art


  1. Antonaccio, CM. An Archaeology of Ancestors: Greek Tomb and Hero Cult.  Rowman & Littlefield, (1995).  [abs]

Edited Volumes

  1.  The Cambridge Companion to the Greek Iron Age.   .
  2.  Classical Archaeology in Context Theory and Practice in Excavation in the Greek World.    426 pages.  [abs]
  3.  The Past is Present: The Kempner Collection of Classical Antiquities at the Nasher Museum.    236 pages.  [abs]


  1. Antonaccio, C. "Iron Age Reciprocity." Journal of Mediterranean Archaeology  vol. 29 no. 1, Equinox Publishing  104-111. [doi]
  2. Antonaccio, CM. "3. Re-excavating Morgantina." Classical Archaeology in Context  De Gruyter  51-69. [doi]  [abs]
  3. Haggis, DC; Antonaccio, CM. "1. A Contextual Archaeology of Ancient Greece." Classical Archaeology in Context  De Gruyter  1-20. [doi]
  4. Haggis, DC; Antonaccio, CM. "A contextual archaeology of ancient greece: The definition of greek archaeology." Classical Archaeology in Context: Theory and Practice in Excavation in the Greek World    1-20. [doi]
  5. Antonaccio, C; Shea, T. "Some Graffiti from Archaic Morgantina." Morgantina duemilaequindici: La ricerca archeologica a sessant'anni dall'avvio degli scavi. Edited by Maniscalco, L.  Regione siciliana  59-67.
  6. Walsh, JSP; Antonaccio, C. "Athenian Black Gloss Pottery: A View from the West." Oxford Journal of Archaeology  vol. 33 no. 1, WILEY  47-67. [doi]
  7. Antonaccio, CM; Walsh, J. "Athenian Black Gloss and Consumer Preference in the Mediterranean." Oxford Journal of Archaeology  vol. 33  (2014) 47-67.
  8. Antonaccio, CM. "Sport, Spectacle, and Society in the Greek West." Companion to Sport and Spectacle in Greco-Roman Antiquity. Edited by Cristesen, P; Kyle, D; ed,.  WILEY-BLACKWELL  192-207.
  9. Antonaccio, CM. "Networking the Middle Ground?." Archaeological Review from Cambridge  vol. 28 no. 1,  (2013) 237-251.
  10. Antonaccio, CM. ""Burial Customs”, “Hero cult”, “Lefkandi tomb”, “Eighth-century Renaissance"." Homer Encyclopedia. Edited by Finkelberg, M.  Blackwell (Winter, 2011) 147-797.
  11. Antonaccio, CM. "Origins, culture, and identity in classical antiquity." Worlds Elide. Edited by Euben, P; Bassi,, K.  Lexington Press (2010) 4-17.
  12. Antonaccio, CM. "(Re) Defining Ethnicity: Culture, Material Culture, and Identity." Visual Culture and Social Identity in the Ancient Mediterranean. Edited by Hodos, T; Hales, S.  Cambridge University Press (2009) 32-53.
  13. Antonaccio, CM. "The Western Mediterranean." A Companion to Archaic Greece. Edited by Raaflaub, K; Wees, HV.  WILEY-BLACKWELL (2009) 314-329. [doi]
  14. Antonaccio, CM. "Colonization: Greece on the Move." The Cambridge Companion to Archaic Greece. Edited by H.A. Shapiro.  Cambridge University Press (2007) 201-224. [doi]  [abs]
  15. Antonaccio, C. "Religion, basileis and heroes." Ancient Greece: From the Mycenaean Palaces to the Age of Homer. Edited by Lemos, I; Deger-Jalkotzy, I.  University of Edinburgh Press (2006) 381-396.
  16. Antonaccio, CM. "Elite mobility in the west." Pindar’s Poetry, Patrons and Festivals: from Archaic Greece to the Roman Empire. Edited by Morgan, C.  Oxford University Press (2006) 265-285.
  17. Antonaccio, CM. "Excavating Colonization." Ancient Colonization: Analogy, Similarity and Difference. Edited by Hurst, H; Owen, S.  Duckworth (2005) 97-113.
  18. Antonaccio, CM. "Dedications and the Character of Cult." Greek Sacrificial Ritual, Olympian and Chthonian. Edited by Hagg, R; Alroth, B.  Stockholm  99-112.
  19. Antonaccio, CM. "Siculo-geometric and the Sikels: Identity and Material Culture in Eastern Sicily." Greek Identity in the Western Mediterranean. Edited by Lomas, K. E.J. Brill E.J. Brill (2004) 55-81.
  20. Antonaccio, CM. "Hybridity and the Cultures within Greek Culture." The Cultures within Greek Culture: Contact, Conflict, Collaboration. Edited by Dougherty, C; Kurke, L.  Cambridge University Press (2003) 57-74.
  21. Antonaccio, CM. "Warriors, Traders, Ancestors: the ’Heroes’ of Lefkandi." Images of Ancestors. Edited by Hotje, JM.  vol. 5 Århus (2002) 13-42.
  22. Antonaccio, CM. "Ethnicity and Colonization." Ancient Perceptions of Greek Ethnicity. Edited by Malkin, I.  Harvard University Press  113-157.
  23. Antonaccio, CM. "Architecture and behavior: Building gender into Greek houses." The Classical World  vol. 93 no. 5,   517-533. [Gateway.cgi], [doi]
  24. Antonaccio, CM. "Colonization and the Origins of Greek Hero Cult." . Edited by Hagg, R.  Jonsered (1999) 109-121.
  25. Antonaccio, CM. "An Archaic Stele from Morgantina." Kadmos  vol. 38  (1999) 87-96.
  26. Antonaccio, CM. "Kypara, a Sikel Nymph?." Zeitschrift fur Papyrologie und Epigraphik  vol. 126  (1999) 177-185.
  27. Antonaccio, CM. "Urbanism at Archaic Morgantina." Acta Hyperborea  vol. 7  (1997) 167-193.
  28. Antonaccio, CM. "Hadrianic Sculpture." . Edited by Turner, J.  vol. 27 Grove Press/Macmillan (1996) 37-39.
  29. Antonaccio, CM. "Sicily." . Edited by Fagan, B. 1996 Oxford University Press (1996) 645-646.
  30. Antonaccio, CM. "Lefkandi and Homer." . Edited by Andersen, O; Dickie, M.  Bergen (1995) 5-27.
  31. Antonaccio, CM; Jenifer Neils, . "A New Graffito from Archaic Morgantina." Zeitschrift fur Papyrologie und Epigraphik  vol. 101  (1995) 261-277.
  32. Antonaccio, CM. "Contesting the Past: Hero Cult, Tomb Cult, and Epic in Early Greece." American Journal of Archaeology  vol. 98 no. 3, JSTOR (1994) 389-389. [doi]
  33. Antonaccio, CM. "Placing the Past: the Bronze Age in the Cultic Topography of Early Greece." Placing the Gods: Sanctuaries and Sacred Space in Ancient Greece. Edited by Alcock, S; Osborne, R.  Oxford University Press (1994) 79-104. (paperback ed. 1996)
  34. Antonaccio, CM. "Tomb and Hero Cult in Early Greece: the Archaeology of Ancestors." . Edited by Dougherty, C; Kurke, L.  Cambridge University Press (1993) 46-70. (paperback ed. 1999)
  35. Antonaccio, CM. "Terraces, Tombs, and the Early Argive Heraion." Hesperia  vol. 61 no. 1, American School of Classical Studies at Athens (ASCSA) (1992) 85-85. [Gateway.cgi], [doi]
  36. Antonaccio, CM. "Style, Reuse, and Context in a Roman Portrait at Princeton." Archaologische Anzeiger   (1992) 441-452.

Papers Submitted

  1. Antonaccio, CM. "Achieving Ancestorhood in Ancient Greece." The Archaeology of Ancestors. Edited by Hill, E; Hageman, J.   .

Book & Monograph Reviews

  1. Antonaccio, C, Review: Sicily. Art and Invention between Greece and Rome, Getty 2013. Classical World  . (Submitted)
  2. Antonaccio, CM, Review: F. Veronese, Lo spazio e la dimensione del sacro. Santuari greci e territorio nella Sicilia arcaica. Classical Review 60 1 (2010) 261-263. [author's comments]
  3. Antonaccio, CM, Review: A. Snodgrass, Archaeology and the emergence of Greece : collected papers on early Greece and related topics (1965-2002). Journal of Hellenic Studies 130 (2010) 241-243. [author's comments]
  4. Antonaccio, CM, Review: T. Hodos, Local Responses to Colonization in the Iron Age Mediterranean [Routledge 2006]. Antiquity 81 313 (September, 2007) 805-806. [htm]
  5. Antonaccio, CM, Review: Peloponnesian sanctuaries and cults. Proceedings of the Ninth International Symposium at the Swedish Institute at Athens, 11-13 June 1994. American Journal of Archaeology 109 2  308-311. [Gateway.cgi]
  6. Antonaccio, CM, Review: J. Redfield, The Locrian Maidens: Love and Death in Greek Italy. American Journal of Philology 126 2 (2005) 285-288. [doi]
  7. Antonaccio, CM, Review: G. Ekroth, The Sacrificial Rituals of Greek Hero-Cults [Kernos Suppl. 12, Liege 2002]. Revue Archeologique 2004.1  13-15.
  8. Antonaccio, CM, Review: J. Hall, Hellenicity. Between Ethnicity and Culture [Chicago 2002]. Mediterranean Historical Review 19 2  71-76.
  9. Camp, J; Goette, HR, Review: The Archaeology of Athens [Yale University Press/Thames and Hudson 2001] and Athens, Attica and the Megarid: An Archaeological Guide [Routledge, 2001]. New England Classical Journal 30 (2003) 99-104.
  10. Antonaccio, CM, Review: C. Lyons, J. Papadopoulos, ed. The Archaeology of Ethnicity [Getty Research Institute, 2002]. Bryn Mawr Classical Reviews 2003.09.43 . [html]
  11. Antonaccio, CM, Review: B. Eder, Argolis, Laconia, Messenia: From the end of the Mycenaean Palace Period to the coming of the Dorians. American Journal of Archaeology 104 3  613-614. [Gateway.cgi], [doi]
  12. Antonaccio, CM, Review: I. Malkin, The Returns of Odysseus: Colonization and Ethnicity. American Journal of Philology 121 4  637-641. [doi]
  13. Eder, B, Review: B. Eder, Argolis Lakonien Messenien: Vom Ende der mykenischen Palastzeit bis zur Einwanderung der Dorier [Vienna 1998]. American Journal of Archaeology 104 (2000) 613-614.
  14. Leighton, R, Review: R. Leighton, Sicily before History [Cornell 1999]. Bryan Mawr Classical Review  . [html]
  15. Antonaccio, CM, Review: Kardulias, ed. Aegean Strategies: Studies of Culture and Environment on the European Fringe [Rowman and Littlefield 1997]. Journal of Anthropological Research   468-470.
  16. Tandy, D, Review: J. Tandy, Warriors into Traders [California 1997]. New England Classical Journal 26 (1999) 53-55.
  17. Antonaccio, CM; Langdon, S, New Light on a Dark Age: Exploring the Culture of Geometric Greece. American Journal of Archaeology 102 3  630-630. [Gateway.cgi], [doi]
  18. Antonaccio, CM, Review: T. Fischer-Hansen ed. Ancient Sicily (Acta Hyperborea 6) [Copenhagen 1995]. The Classical World 91 4  286-287. [Gateway.cgi], [doi]
  19. Larson, J, Review: J. Larson, Greek Heroine Cults. Journal of Hellenic Studies 117 (1997) 225-226.
  20. Antonaccio, CM, Review: Proceedings of the Danish Institute at Athens. American Journal of Archaeology 1 100 (1996) 809-810.
  21. Fitton, JL, Review: J. Lesley Fitton, The Rediscovery of the Greek Bronze Age [Harvard 1995]. New England Classical Journal 24 (1996) 32-33.
  22. ANTONACCIO, CM, FROM PASTURE TO POLIS - ART IN THE AGE OF HOMER - LANGDON,S. American Journal of Archaeology 99 2  361-362. [Gateway.cgi], [doi]
  23. Kim, S-O, Burials, Pigs, and Political Prestige in Neolithic China. Current Anthropology 35  133-133.
  24. Pancucci, D; Naro, M, Review: D. Pancucci, Mt. Bubbonia, Campagne di scavo 1905, 1906, 1955 (Rome 1992). Archaeological News 18 (1993) 11-12.
  25. Neils, J, Review: with J. Neils, From Pasture to Polis: Art in the Age of Homer. Bryn Mawr Classical Review symposium, Museum of Art and Archaeology4.6 (1993) 499-504. [html]
  26. ANTONACCIO, CM, Review: D. Hughes, HUMAN SACRIFICE IN ANCIENT-GREECE. American Journal of Archaeology 96 4  768-768. [Gateway.cgi], [doi]
  28. Antonaccio, CM; Morris, I, Burial and Ancient Society: The Rise of the Greek City-State. American Journal of Archaeology 93 2  296-296. [Gateway.cgi], [doi]