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Winners of the 2011 Archaeology Student Paper Prizes

Sponsored by the Joukowsky Institute for Archaeology and the Ancient World

The Joukowsky Institute for Archaeology and the Ancient World is pleased to announce the winners of three prizes to honor undergraduate students who have shown great accomplishment in the study of archaeology through their writing.

 

Winner of Archaeology Paper Prize: ARCH1-ARCH999:

“House of the Tragic Poet:
The Actors Mosaic and the Construction of a Roman Identity"

Cecilia Bahamón

Winner of Archaeology Paper Prize: ARCH1000-ARCH1999:

"Archaizing Alterations: A Study of the Architecture and Reliefs
of the Funerary Complex of Nebhepetra Mentuhotep at Deir el-Bahri"

Peter Johnson

Winner of Archaeology Paper Prize: All Courses:

“The Uses of Buddhism in Colonial and Post-colonial India:
Examining Contestation Around the Site of Bodh Gaya”

Kirstin Krusell

 

The winning papers can be read (as .pdf files) by clicking on the title of each paper. To download a free copy of Adobe Reader, follow this link.

The competition for prizes showcased the strength of archaeological scholarship at Brown. The range and quality of work was extremely impressive, and a total of 43 papers were submitted for consideration. The faculty of the Joukowsky Institute congratulate the winners on their exceptional achievement.

Additional Information on the prizes and submission criteria is available here.