Monthly Archives: October 2012

Reproductions of ancient art

The Lois Dowdle Cobb Museum of Archaeology here at Mississippi State University has several copies of some ancient Assyrian art. Take for example this wall panel from the palace of Assurnasirpal II in Nimrud. It shows the king being blessed … Continue reading

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Virtual ancient worlds

Reconstructions of ancient space and life most clearly shape our imagination about different times and cultures. They are also most clearly shaped by our imagination. It is often that these reconstructions shape the narrative profoundly, our way of seeing the … Continue reading

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