Dr. Lisa Swart
Areas of Expertise
Ancient Near East
My interests are broad, ranging, from the ancient world, specifically Ancient Egypt, to modern history. I am especially interested in looking at the interaction between cul...Read More »
My interests are broad, ranging, from the ancient world, specifically Ancient Egypt, to modern history. I am especially interested in looking at the interaction between cultures and societies, material culture, globalization and cultural diffusion, and how cultures adapt (or not) to changes.
UNDERGRADUATE COURSES TAUGHT:
History 2010, Survey of US History I
History 2020, Survey of US History II
Routledge Dictionary of Ancient Mediterranean Religions, edited by E. Orlin, L.S. Fried, N.D. Lewis, and M. Satlow. Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge: AMUN, ANUBIS, ATUM, MIN, OPENING OF THE MOUTH, SELKHET, TAWARET and WADJET.
“Observations on the Status of Women in the 21st and 22nd Dynasty, Thebes, Egypt”, in the Journal of the Society for the Study of Egyptian Antiquities, Volume 35 (2008), 207 – 216.
“The Transition from the 21st to the 22nd Dynasty in Thebes, Egypt as manifested in Changes in the Wooden Funerary Stelae of the 22nd Dynasty”, in Journal for Semitics, Volume 16, Number 2 (2007), 518 – 538.
WORKS IN PROGRESS:
Forthcoming - Cengage Ebooks in US History entries: “OVER THERE: AMERICAN SOLDIERS IN FRANCE DURING WWI,” and “THE FRENCH IN VIETNAM.”
D.Phil., Stellenbosch University, South Africa
M.A.N.E.S, Stellenbosch University, South Africa
B.F.A. Rhodes University, South Africa