Table of contents for Ancient Near Eastern art in context : studies in honor of Irene J. Winter / by her students ; edited by Marian Feldman, Jack Cheng.

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TABLE OF CONTENTS
List of Contributors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ix
Editorial Note . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . xiii
Acknowledgements . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . xv
Bibliography for Irene J. Winter, from 1967 to 2005 . . . . . . . 1
0.1 Introduction
Jack Cheng and Marian H. Feldman . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
0.2 A Personal Perspective on Irene Winter's Scholarly
Career
John M. Russell . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21
0.3 Picturing the Past, Teaching the Future
Michelle I. Marcus . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29
I. "Seat of Kingship/A Wonder to Behold": Architectural
Contexts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43
I.1. A Note on the Nahal Mishmar "Crowns"
Irit Ziffer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45
I.2. Upright Stones and Building Narratives: Formation of
a Shared Architectural Practice in the Ancient Near
East
ømør Harmanøah . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 67
I.3. Blurring the Edges: A Reconsideration of the Treat-
ment of Enemies in Ashurbanipal's Reliefs
Stephanie Reed . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 99
II. "Idols of the King": Ritual Contexts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 129
II.1. Assyrian Royal Monuments on the Periphery: Ritual
and the Making of Imperial Space . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 131
Ann Shafer
II.2. The Godlike Semblance of a King: The Case of Senna-
cherib's Rock Reliefs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 159
Tallay Ornan
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II.3. Ceremony and Kingship at Carchemish
Elif Denel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 177
II.4. The Temple and the King: Urartian Ritual Spaces
and their Role in Royal Ideology
Tuøba Tanyeri-Erdemir . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 203
III. "Legitimization of Authority": Ideological Contexts . . . 225
III.1. Workmanship as Ideological Tool in the Monumental
Hunt Reliefs of Assurbanipal
Jølide Aker . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 227
III.2. Darius I and the Heroes of Akkad: Affect and Agency
in the Bisitun Relief
Marian Feldman . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 263
III.3. The Melammu as Divine Epiphany and Usurped Entity
Mehmet-Ali Ataø . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 293
IV. "Sex, Rhetoric and the Public Monument": Gendered
Contexts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 313
IV.1. Between Human and Divine: High Priestesses in
Images from the Akkad to the Isin-Larsa Period
Claudia E. Suter . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 315
IV.2. Shulgi-simti and the Representation of Women in
Historical Sources
T. M. Sharlach . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 361
IV.3. The Lead Inlays of Tukulti-Ninurta I: Pornography as
Imperial Strategy
Julia Assante . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 367
V. "Opening the Eyes and Opening the Mouth": Inter-
disciplinary Contexts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 407
V.1. Barley as a Key Symbol in Early Mesopotamia
Andrew Cohen . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 409
V.2. Biblical melølot, Akkadian millatum, and Eating One's
Fill
Abraham Winitzer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 421
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V.3. Self-Portraits of Objects
Jack Cheng . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 435
V.4. From Mesopotamia to Modern Syria: Ethnoarchaeo-
logical Perspectives on Female Adornment during Rites
of Passage
Amy Gansell . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 447
V.5. The Ninety-Degree Rotation of the Cuneiform Script
Benjamin Studevent-Hickman . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 483
Index . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 513

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Art, Ancient -- Middle East.