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Contents Acknowledgments Introduction Victoria C. Gardner Coates and Jon L. Seydl Natural Marvels and Ancient Ruins: Volcanism and the Recovery of Antiquity in Early Modern Naples Sean Cocco Subverting the Secret of Herculaneum: Archaeological Espionage in the Kingdom of Naples Alden R. Gordon From Art to Archaeology: Recontextualizing the Images from the Porticus of Herculaneum Tina Najbjerg Four Women from Stabiae: Eighteenth-century Antiquarian Practice and the History of Ancient Roman Painting Hérica Valladares Hearing Voices: The Herculaneum Papyri and Classical Scholarship James I. Porter Picnic at Pompeii: Hyperbole and Digression in the Warm South Chloe Chard The Visible and the Visual: Pompeii and Herculaneum in the Getty Research Institute Collections Claire L. Lyons and Marcia Reed The Sentinel of Pompeii: An Exemplum for the Nineteenth Century Lee Behlman Science or Morbid Curiosity?: The Casts of Giuseppe Fiorelli and the Last Days of Romantic Pompeii Eugene Dwyer "A Picture Painted in Fire": Pain's Re-enactments of the Last Days of Pompeii, 1879-1914 Nick Yablon Replicating Roman Murals in Pompeii: Archaeology, Art, and Politics in Italy of the 1920s Elaine K. Gazda Seeing Women in the Villa of the Mysteries: A Modern Excavation of the Dionysiac Murals Bettina Bergmann Odysseys of Life and Death in the Bay of Naples: Roberto Rossellini's Voyage in Italy and Jean-Luc Godard's Contempt Jennie Hirsh Contributors Index Acknowledgments
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Pompeii (Extinct city).
Herculaneum (Extinct city).
Pompeii (Extinct city) -- Civilization.
Herculaneum (Extinct city) -- Civilization.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Italy -- Pompeii (Extinct city).
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Italy -- Herculaneum (Extinct city).
Naples Region (Italy) -- Antiquities.