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Albania

Stéphanie Huysecom-Haxhi 
(ACoSt Vice-President)

ArScAn-Équipe Archéologie du Mode grec et systèmes d'information, 10 stephanie.huysecom-haxhi@mae.u-paris10.fr

Terracottas from Thasos (Greece), from Dürres (Albania)

Belisa Muka

Institute of Archaeology, Butrint, AlbaSHSnia

b_muka@yahoo.com

Terracottas from Illyria and Epirus (Albania)

Arthur Muller

Université Lille

arthur.muller@univ-lille.fr

Greek and Albania terracottas

Marion Muller-Dufeu

Université Lile

mmullerdufeu@sfr.fr

Greek and Albania terracottas

Archaic

Vassiliki Georgaka

Greek Ministry of Culture-First Ephorate of Prehistoric and Classical Studies

vgeorgaka@culture.gr

Archaic Attic terracottas

Giorgos Papantoniou

Trinity College, Dublin

papantog@tcd.ie

Archaic to Roman terracottas from Cyprus

Oliver Pilz

Johannes Gutenberg-Universität, Mainz

opilz@uni-mainz.de

Geometric and Archaic terracottas from Crete

Luana Poma

Italy

luanapo2@hotmail.com

Phoenician-punic terracottas; archaic and classical greek terracottas

Zetta Theodoropoulou-Polychroniadis Chair, Greek Archaeological Committee UK zetta.theodoropoulou@gmail.com Coroplastic research interests: archaic and classical figurines, plaques, pottery, with a specific interest in coastal sanctuaries

 

Asia, Asia Minor

Frances Gallart-Marques

Cornell University

fg29@cornell.edu

Terracottas of Sardis

Sven Kielau Independent researcher sven_kielau@yahoo.de Hellenistic terracottas of Asia Minor

 

Bronze, Iron Age…

Barbara Bolognani Hebrew University of Jerusalem barbarabolognani@gmail.com Iron Age clay figurines from Karkemish, Lebanon and Israel

David Frankfurter

Boston University 

dtmf@bu.edu

Terracotta figurines in Roman and Christian Egypt

Regine Hunziker-Rodewald

University of Strasbourg

regine.hunziker@orange.fr

Iron Age figurines from Jordan 

Raz Kletter 

Israel

kletterr@gmail.com

Bronze and Iron Age terracottas of the Near East

Nadia B. Knudsen 

United Kingdom

ganchat3@hotmail.com

Early Bronze Age zoomorphic figurines from the Levant

Christine Morris

Trinity College Dublin

CMORRIS@tcd.ie

Aegean Bronze Age terracotta figurines, especially from Minoan peak sanctuaries

 

Ceramic Artifacts
Magali Ramon Ribaud Université de Montpellier magali.ramon.ribaud@wanadoo.fr Greek terracottas and their relation to ceramics

 

Classical
Stylianos Ieremias Oxford University stelios_ieremias@hotmail.com Hellenistic Terracottas from Demetrias

Luana Poma

Italy

luanapo2@hotmail.com

Phoenician-punic terracottas; archaic and classical greek terracottas

Sven Schipporeit Universität Wien svent.schipporeit@gmail.com Greek terracottas and ritual in the Classical and Hellenistic periods
Zetta Theodoropoulou-Polychroniadis Chair, Greek Archaeological Committee UK zetta.theodoropoulou@gmail.com Coroplastic research interests: archaic and classical figurines, plaques, pottery, with a specific interest in coastal sanctuaries

 

Crete
Celine Murphy The Heritage Management Organization celine.s.murphy@gmail.com Cretan figurines (Minoan, Classical, Hellenistic); experimental archaeology; material analyses; methodological studies

Oliver Pilz

Johannes Gutenberg-Universität, Mainz

opilz@uni-mainz.de

Geometric and Archaic terracottas from Crete

 

Cyprus
Pauline Maillard Ecole suisse d'archéologie en Grèce Pauline.Maillard@unil.ch Cypriot terracottas from the classical period ; Euboean terracotta production (Eretria and Amarynthos, all periods)
Giorgos Papantoniou Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
papantog@tcd.ie Archaic to Roman terracottas from Cyprus

Nancy Serwint

Arizone State University, Tempe

Nancy.Serwint@asu.edu

Terracottas of Marion (Cyprus)

 

Egypt, Egyptian

David Frankfurter

Boston University 

dtmf@bu.edu

Terracotta figurines in Roman and Christian Egypt

 

Geometric

Oliver Pilz

Johannes Gutenberg-Universität, Mainz

opilz@uni-mainz.de

Geometric and Archaic terracottas from Crete


Greek
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Erica Morais Angliker

University of London em2316@caa.columbia.edu Terracottas from the Cyclades (Greece)
Souad Ait Salah Université de Lille-SHS souad.aitsalah@gmail.com Terracottas of north Greece
Hélène Aurigny   Aix-Marseille Université aurigny@mmsh.univ-aix.fr           Terracottas (technique, iconography and style) especially of Argos
Vasileia Dimitrakopoulou University of Athens vassia7@gmail.com  Terracottas and Coroplastic Workshops, especially from the Athenian Agora and Abdera

Eleonore Favier

Université Lyon II eleonore.favier@hotmail.fr Greek terracottas

Vassiliki Georgaka

Greek Ministry of Culture-First Ephorate of Prehistoric and Classical Studies

vgeorgaka@culture.gr

Archaic Attic terracottas

Keely Heuer State University of New York, New Paltz heuerk@newpaltz.edu Iconography of terracottas in pre-Roman Italy (Etruria, Magna Graecia, and Sicily)
Sanne Hoffmann National Museum of Denmark bukrania@gmail.com Greek terracottas

Stéphanie Huysecom-Haxhi 
(ACoSt Vice-President)

ArScAn-Équipe Archéologie du Mode grec et systèmes d'information, 10 stephanie.huysecom-haxhi@mae.u-paris10.fr

Terracottas from Thasos (Greece), from Dürres (Albania)

Stylianos Ieremias Oxford University stelios_ieremias@hotmail.com Hellenistic Terracottas from Demetrias

Violaine Jeammet

Musée du Louvre 

Violaine.Jeammet@louvre.fr

Greek terracottas

Sonia Klinger

University of Haifa

klinger@research.haifa.ac.il

Terracottas of Corinth (Greece), Roman terracottas of Israel

Yannos Kourayos Director of the excavations at Despotiko (Greece) kourayos@hotmail.com Aegean coroplastics
Pauline Maillard École suisse d'archéologie en Grèce Pauline.Maillard@unil.ch Cypriot terracottas from the classical period ; Euboean terracotta production (Eretria and Amarynthos, all periods)

Martin Maischberger

Antikensammlung Berlin

m.maischberger@smb.spk-berlin.de

Greek and Roman terracottas

Christina Marangou

Greece

chrmarangou@yahoo.gr 

Mainly prehistoric terracottas of Greece and neighboring regions

Alexandre G. Mitchell

Institute of Archaeology, Oxford (Director at Expressum, translation services)

info@expressum.eu

Greco-Roman terracotta figurines, particularly caricature and pathological grotesques

Belisa Muka

Institute of Archaeology, Butrint, Albania

b_muka@yahoo.com

Terracottas from Illyria and Epirus (Albania)

Arthur Muller

Université SHS Lille

arthur.muller@univ-lille.fr

Greek and Albania terracottas

Marion Muller-Dufeu

Université SHS Lille

mmullerdufeu@sfr.fr

Greek and Albania terracottas

Luana Poma

Italy

luanapo2@hotmail.com

Phoenician-punic terracottas; archaic and classical greek terracottas

Magali Ramon Ribaud Université de Montpellier magali.ramon.ribaud@wanadoo.fr Greek terracottas and their relation to ceramics

Gina Salapata
(ACoSt Secretary)

Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand

G.Salapata@massey.ac.nz

Terracotta plaques from Laconia (Greece)

Sven Schipporeit Universität Wien svent.schipporeit@gmail.com Greek terracottas and ritual in the Classical and Hellenistic periods

Maria Spathi

Society of Messenian Archaeological Studies maria.spathi@hotmail.com

Greek Terracottas

Jaimee Uhlenbrock
(ACoSt President)

State Unversity of New York, New Paltz

uhlenbrj@newpaltz.edu

Greek terracottas of Libya and Sicily

 

Hellenistic

Alexandros Andreou

University of Athens

satyriskos@gmail.com

Hellenistic and Roman terracotta figurines from the deposits around the Sanctuary of the Nymph at the South Slope of the Acropolis (Greece)

Sophie Feret Université de Montpellier sofiferet@gmail.com Hellenistic terracottas of central Italy
Sven Kielau Independent researcher sven_kielau@yahoo.de Hellenistic terracottas of Asia Minor
Sven Schipporeit Universität Wien svent.schipporeit@gmail.com Greek terracottas and ritual in the Classical and Hellenistic periods

 

Iberian

Silvia Alfaye

University of Zaragoza

silvia.alfaye@gmail.com

Iberian terracottas

Iconography, Function
Hélène Aurigny   Aix-Marseille Université aurigny@mmsh.univ-aix.fr           Terracottas (technique, iconography and style) especially of Argos

 

Israel
Barbara Bolognani Hebrew University of Jerusalem barbarabolognani@gmail.com Iron Age clay figurines from Karkemish, Lebanon and Israel

Erin Darby
(ACoSt Treasurer)

University of Tennessee

edarby1@utk.edu

Terracottas from Israel

Adi Erlich
(Executive Committee)

University of Haifa

aerlich@research.haifa.ac.il

Terracottas from Israel and the Levant

Sonia Klinger

University of Haifa

klinger@research.haifa.ac.il

Terracottas of Corinth (Greece), Roman terracottas of Israel

 

Italy

Rebecca Ammerman
(ACoSt Executive Committee)

Colgate University

Rammerman@mail.colgate.edu

Tterracottas from south Italy

Agnes Bencze

Pázmány Péter Catholic University

agneseb33@gmail.com

Terracottas of south Italy

Geltrude Bizzaro Università degli studi di Napoli “L’Orientale” geltrudebizzarro@gmail.com Terracottas of south Italy
Sophie Feret Université de Montpellier sofiferet@gmail.com Hellenistic terracottas of central Italy
Chiara Maria Marchetti La Sapienza University, Rome chiaramaria.marchetti@uniroma1.it South Italian figurines (especially from the sanctuary of Saturo--Leporano, Taranto); figurines associated with domestic worship; figurines of children

 

Jointed Dolls

Frauke Gutschke

Germany

fraukegutschke@web.de

Jointed dolls

Jordan

Regine Hunziker-Rodewald

University of Strasbourg

regine.hunziker@orange.fr

Iron Age figurines from Jordan 

 

 

Lebanon
Barbara Bolognani Hebrew University of Jerusalem barbarabolognani@gmail.com Iron Age clay figurines from Karkemish, Lebanon and Israel
Ghada Daher-Elmowy independent researcher reception@elmowy.com Hellenistic terracottas from Lebanon
Andrée Pedinielli Université de Provence andrea.pdni@gmail.com Polychromie et dorure sur la coroplastie phénico-punique, Statuettes et terres cuites puniques de Carthage-Byrsa (Tunisie), Statuettes puniques carthaginoises 
Libya

Jaimee Uhlenbrock, (ACoSt President)

State Unversity of New York, New Paltz

uhlenbrj@newpaltz.edu

Greek terracottas of Libya and Sicily

Minoan
Nicola Cucuzza University of Genoa Nicola.cucuzza@lettere.unige.it Minoan and Mycenaean figurines
Christine Morris Trinity College Dublin CMORRIS@tcd.ie Aegean Bronze Age terracotta figurines, especially from Minoan peak sanctuaries
Musical Representations

Angela Bellia

Università di Urbino

angelabellia1@virgilio.it

Figurative terracottas and musical iconography

Near East, Levant, Mesopotamia, Babylonia

Adi Erlich 
(ACoSt Executive Committee)

University of Haifa

aerlich@research.haifa.ac.il

Terracottas from Israel and the Levant

Raz Kletter 

Israel

kletterr@gmail.com

Bronze and Iron Age terracottas of the Near East

Nadia B. Knudsen 

United Kingdom

ganchat3@hotmail.com

Early Bronze Age zoomorphic figurines from the Levant

 

Particularly Caricature and Pathological Grotesques

Alexandre G. Mitchell

Institute of Archaeology, Oxford 

info@expressum.eu

Greco-Roman terracotta figurines, particularly caricature and pathological grotesques | Director at Expressum, translation services ( www.expressum.eu)

Phocaean colonies
Laura Rohaut Archéologie des Sociétés Méditerranéenne (ASM), University of Montpellier laura.rohaut@gmail.com Terracotta figurines of the Phocaean colonies in the West, handmodeled figurines
Phoenician

Mireia López-Bertran

University of Glasgow

mireia_lopez@hotmail.com

Phoenician and Punic figurines in the western Mediterranean 

Andrée Pedinielli Université de Provence andrea.pdni@gmail.com Polychromie et dorure sur la coroplastie phénico-punique ; Statuettes et terres cuites puniques de Carthage-Byrsa (Tunisie); Statuettes puniques carthaginoises

Luana Poma

Italy

luanapo2@hotmail.com

Phoenician-punic terracottas; archaic and classical greek terracottas

Prehistoric figurines
Ellen Belcher John Jay College ebelcher@jjay.cuny.edu Prehistoric figurines from Anatolia and Northern Mesopotamia

 

Punic

Mireia López-Bertran

University of Glasgow

mireia_lopez@hotmail.com

Phoenician and Punic figurines in the western Mediterranean

Andrée Pedinielli Université de Provence andrea.pdni@gmail.com Polychromie et dorure sur la coroplastie phénico-punique ; Statuettes et terres cuites puniques de Carthage-Byrsa (Tunisie); Statuettes puniques carthaginoises

Luana Poma

Italy

luanapo2@hotmail.com

Phoenician-punic terracottas; archaic and classical greek terracottas

Roman, Late Roman, Roman Byzantine

Alexandros Andreou

University of Athens

satyriskos@gmail.com

Hellenistic and Roman terracotta figurines from the deposits around the Sanctuary of the Nymph at the South Slope of the Acropolis (Greece)

Sonia Klinger

University of Haifa

klinger@research.haifa.ac.il

Terracottas of Corinth (Greece), Roman terracottas of Israel

Alexandre G. Mitchell

Institute of Archaeology, Oxford 

info@expressum.eu

Greco-Roman terracotta figurines, particularly caricature and pathological grotesques | Director at Expressum, translation services ( www.expressum.eu)

Giorgos Papantoniou Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
papantog@tcd.ie Archaic to Roman terracottas from Cyprus

 

Sanctuaries

Christine Morris

Trinity College Dublin

CMORRIS@tcd.ie

Aegean Bronze Age terracotta figurines, especially from Minoan peak sanctuaries

Zetta Theodoropoulou-Polychroniadis Chair, Greek Archaeological Committee UK zetta.theodoropoulou@gmail.com Coroplastic research interests: archaic and classical figurines, plaques, pottery, with a specific interest in coastal sanctuaries
Sicily

Marina Albertocchi

Ca' Foscari University, Venice

m.albertocchi@alice.it

Terracottas of Sicily

Angela Bellia

Università di Palermo

angela.bellia@unibo.it

Terracottas of Sicily; terracottas with musical representations

Maria Adele Ibba

Università degli Studi di Cagliari

m.adeleibba@gmail.com

Terracottas from Cagliari (Sardinia). Terracottas from Iasos (Turkey) 

Antonella Pautasso(ACoSt Executive Committee)

Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Istituto per i Beni Archeologici e Monumentali, Catania

Pautasso@unict.it

Terracottas of Sicily

Serena Raffiotta

Italy

serenaraffiotta@gmail.com

Terracottas of Sicily

Jaimee Uhlenbrock
( ACoStPresident)

State Unversity of New York, New Paltz

uhlenbrj@newpaltz.edu

Greek terracottas of Libya and Sicily

 

Terracotta Plaques, Votives, Ritual
Michael Anthony Fowler Visiting Assistant Professor of Art History at East Tennessee State University maf2209@columbia.edu Terracottas in ritual

Gina Salapata

Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand

G.Salapata@massey.ac.nz

Terracotta plaques from Laconia (Greece)

 

Trade and commerce
Paz Valiente
University of Nottingham pazramirezval@gmail.com Ancient trade and commerce

 

Turkey

Isabelle Hasselin Rous 

Musée du Louvre

isabelle.hasselin@louvre.fr

Terracottas of Smyrna

Maria Adele Ibba

Università degli Studi di Cagliari

m.adeleibba@gmail.com

Terracottas from Cagliari (Sardinia), terracottas from Iasos (Turkey) 

Frances Gallart-Marques

Cornell University

fg29@cornell.edu

Terracottas of Sardis

 

Typology, Technique
Hélène Aurigny   Aix-Marseille Université aurigny@mmsh.univ-aix.fr           Terracottas (technique, iconography and style) especially of Argos
Western Mediterranean

Mireia López-Bertran

University of Glasgow

mireia_lopez@hotmail.com

Phoenician and Punic figurines in the western Mediterranean 

Andrée Pedinielli Université de Provence andrea.pdni@gmail.com Polychromie et dorure sur la coroplastie phénico-punique, Statuettes et terres cuites puniques de Carthage-Byrsa (Tunisie), Statuettes puniques carthaginoises 
Zoomorphic

Nadia B. Knudsen 

 United Kingdom

ganchat3@hotmail.com

Early Bronze Age zoomorphic figurines from the Levant

 



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