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Introduction

Kathryn Gleason

Kathryn Gleason is Associate Professor of Landscape Architecture and Archaeology at Cornell University. She is co-editor of The Archaeology of Garden and Field and executive editor of Gardens of the Roman Empire. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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A Cultural History of Gardens in Antiquity Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2013

Cultural History Chapter

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... Carroll, “Academies, Schools, and Gymnasia” and “Temple Gardens” in Gardens of the Roman Empire, vol. 1, ed. W. Jashemski, K. Gleason, K. Hartswick, and A.-A. Malek (New York: Cambridge University Press, in press). Carroll, through her...

Design

Kathryn Gleason

Kathryn Gleason is Associate Professor of Landscape Architecture and Archaeology at Cornell University. She is co-editor of The Archaeology of Garden and Field and executive editor of Gardens of the Roman Empire. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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A Cultural History of Gardens in Antiquity Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2013

Cultural History Chapter

3

... (Oxford: Archaeopress, 2006); W. F. Jashemski, K. Gleason, K. Hartswick, and A.-A. Malek, eds., Gardens of the Roman Empire (New York: Cambridge University Press, forthcoming). This essay suggests that Vitruvius is less concerned...

Visual Representations

A Cultural History of Gardens in Antiquity Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2013

Cultural History Chapter

1

... India (New York: George Braziller, 1979); C. Tuplin, Achaemenid Studies, Historia Einzelschriften Heft 99 (Stuttgart: F. Steiner, 1996); K. L. Gleason, “Gardens,” in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East, vol. 2., ed. E....

Verbal Representations

A Cultural History of Gardens in Antiquity Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2013

Cultural History Chapter

1

... of a public grove at the foot of his Temple to Venus Victrix alluded to this belief. K. L. Gleason, “Towards an Archaeology of Landscape Architecture in the Roman World” (D.Phil. diss., Oxford University, 1989). Augustus, too, had taken...

Use and Reception

A Cultural History of Gardens in Antiquity Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2013

Cultural History Chapter

2

... by placing a curia, or senate house, within his portico: architecturally, the senate had come to him. As Kathryn Gleason observed, “His aims with the complex appear more ambitious: the unified form of the garden and buildings makes a powerful...

Plantings

A Cultural History of Gardens in Antiquity Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2013

Cultural History Chapter

2

... the Villa Arianna at ancient Stabiae, buried by Vesuvius, reveals gardens full of plant cavities and fence posts that appear to create garden effects very like the paintings. Kathryn Gleason now suspects that while garden paintings...

Meaning

A Cultural History of Gardens in Antiquity Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2013

Cultural History Chapter

1

... constructed a tiered garden of potted plants in emulation of the gardens of the Julio-Claudian dynasty on the Palatine. K. L. Gleason, “Towards an Archaeology of Landscape Architecture in the Roman World” (PhD diss., Oxford University,...

Types of Gardens

A Cultural History of Gardens in Antiquity Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2013

Cultural History Chapter

2

... space. It has not been possible to identify the plants archaeologically, but Kathryn Gleason suggests that the two famous plants of the area featured in literary sources grew here: palms in the deep pits and balsam in the pots. At Caesarea,...

Gardens and the Larger Landscape

A Cultural History of Gardens in Antiquity Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2013

Cultural History Chapter

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...But you will cease to wonder, when I acquaint you with the villa, the advantages of its situation, and the extensive prospect of its sea-coast.So begins Pliny the Younger, writing in the late first or early second century c.e., introducing...