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Ashes, Images, and Memories: The Presence of the War Dead in Fifth-Century Athens

Nathan T. Arrington

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780199369072
eISBN:
9780199369096
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199369072.001.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, History of Art: pre-history, BCE to 500CE, ancient and classical, Byzantine

This book argues that the institution of public burial for the war dead and images of the deceased in civic and sacred spaces fundamentally changed how people conceived of military casualties. In a ... More


The Painted King: Art, Activism, and Authenticity in Hawaii

Glenn Wharton

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824834951
eISBN:
9780824871260
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824834951.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

The statue of Kamehameha I in downtown Honolulu is one of the state's most popular landmarks. Many people, however, are unaware that the statue is a replica; not the original. In 1996, the author (a ... More


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