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lectures at the Terracottas Conference (without posters though). 95 Poster
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June 2 / 2 juin

9 h Opening Speeches / Ouverture du colloque

9 h 30 – 11 h 30: Session C1

Introduction - Links with Other Arts / Introduction – Liens avec d’autres

9 h 30 Ergun Lafli
Introduction I. Coroplastic Studies in Turkey.

9 h 50 Arthur Muller
Introduction II. Les recherches en coroplathie : orientations recentes,

10 h 10 Eva-Maria Christof
Darstellungen figurlicher Terrakotten in der Flaechenkunst.

10 h 30 Elisabetta Gagetti
Terracottas and ‘Precious Statuettes’. The Same Iconographies in Clay and
in Luxury:
Non-Metallic Materials from Hellenistic to Roman Ages.

10 h 50 Michael Vickers
The Informative Role of Ivory in Ancient Coroplasty.

11 h 10 Discussion.

12 h – 14 h : Session C2 – Chairman / Presidence : Oliver PILZ

Coroplast’s Workshops / Ateliers de coroplathes

12 h Georgios M. Sanidas
Les ateliers de coroplathes : espaces et fonctionnements.

12 h 20 Jutta StroszeCk
Koroplasten im Kerameikos.

12 h 40 Marcie Handler
New Evidence for Roman Coroplasts in Athens

13 h Kalliopi Preka-Alexandri
Terracotta Figurines and Clay Moulds from Deposits in Sanctuaries and
Workshops of Corfu.

13 h 20 Polyxeni Adam-Veleni
Les figurines de terre cuite de la ville hellenistique de Petres
(Macedoine occidentale).

13 h 40 Discussion.

14 h – 16 h : Lunch / Dejeuner

16 h – 17 h 30 : Poster Session P1-P2-P3

17 h – 19 h : Session C3

Distribution: Ionian Koine and Others / Diffusion : koinè ionienne et autres

17 h Volkmar von Graeve
Die Typen der milesischen Terrakotten in archaischer Zeit. Ein Uberblick.

17 h 20 Stephanie Huysecom-Haxhi
Production et diffusion des figurines ioniennes dans la Mediterranee
archaïque :
quelques exemples à partir de la reconstitution des series à Thasos.

17 h 40 Marina Albertocchi
Archaic East-Greek Terracottas in South Sicily: Old Problems and New Data.

18 h Silvia Martina Bertasego
Archaic East-Greek Terracottas in South Sicily: Korai holding a Dove from
the Thesmophorion of Bitalemi (Gela)

18 h 20 Sabine Fourrier
Terracottas of Cypriote Type Found in the Eastern Mediterranean.

18 h 40 Discussion

June 3 / 3 juin

9 h – 11 h : Session C4 – Chairman / Presidence : Alexander NAGEL

Production Centers: Greece / Centres de production : Grèce

9 h Elena Kountouri, Vangelis Vivliodetis, Alexandra Charami
Coroplastic Art from Thebes, Boeotia: Evidence from the Study of
Terracotta Figurines Found in Graves.

9 h 20 Marcella Pisani
Production and Diffusion of Terracotta Figurines in Thebes (Boeotia)
during the Hellenistic Period.

9 h 40 Anna Banaka
Products of Argive Coroplastic Workshops from the Archaic to the
Hellenistic Period.

10 h Maria G. Spathi
The Coroplastic Art of Ancient Messene: New Material from the Sanctuaries
of the City.

10 h 20 Eleni Trakosopoulou
Coroplastic Finds from Akanthos.

10 h 40 Discussion.

11 h 30 – 14 h : Session C5 – Chairman / Presidence : Adi ERLICH

Production Centers: Ionia / Centres de production : Ionie

11 h 30 Isabelle Hasselin-Rous
Les echos de types statuaires à travers la coroplathie smyrniote.

12 h 10 Dominique Kassab Tezgor
Les figurines d'inspiration sculpturale mises au jour à Myrina.

12 h 30 Fikret Ozcan
Klassische und hellenistische Terrakotten aus Miletos.

12 h 50 Frank Rumscheid
Neue Typen und Themen figurlicher Terrakotten aus Priene.

13 h 10 Sebastiana Lagona
Le terrecotte di Kyme eolica

13 h 30 Discussion.

14 h – 16 h : Lunch / Dejeuner

16 h – 17 h 30 : Poster Session P3-P4-P5 – Chairman / Presidence : Nancy

17 h – 19 h 30 : Session C6 – Chairman / Presidence : Vincenza IORIO

Iconographical Types / Types iconographiques

17 h Jaimee Uhlenbrock
A New Herakles Type and Archaic East Greek Terracottas at the Sanctuary of
Demeter/Persephone at Cyrene.

17 h 20 Victoria Sabetai
Female Protomes from Chaironeia in Boeotia.

17 h 40 Maria Deoudi
Bendis — Was bedeuten die Terrakotten der Thrakerin in Kleinasien?

18 h Neguine Mathieux
L’etude d’un type: les sirènes de Myrina.

18 h 20 Claudia Lang-Auinger
Männliche Puppen aus Ephesos in der Art des Fischertypus.

18 h 40 Feristah Soykal Alanyali
Die weibliche Gewandfiguren aus dem sog. Felsspalttempel in Ephesos.

19 h Discussion.

20 h – 22 h : Cocktail and Dinner at the French Cultural Institute at
Izmir / Diner et cocktail au Centre Culturel Francais d’Izmir (Cumhuriyet
Bulvari No. 152, Alsancak, 35210 Izmir).

June 4 / 4 juin

9 h – 11 h : Session C7

Function : Profane Contexts / Fonctions en contexte profane

9 h Elektra Zographou
Agora de Thessalonique : les terres cuites du complexe balneaire.

9 h 20 Heather F. Sharpe
Religious and Decorative Uses of Terracottas in Houses at Olynthus.

9 h 40 Caitlin Ellis Barrett
Harpocrates on Rheneia: Two Egyptianizing Terracotta Figurines from the
Necropolis of Delos.

10 h Sarah Japp
The Terracotta Figurines of « Bau Z » and of the « Podiensaalgebaeude » in

10 h 20 Elisabeth Rathmayr
Terrakotten aus dem Hanghaus 2 in Ephesos.

10 h 40 Discussion.

11 h 30 – 14 h : Session C8

Function : Funeral Contexts / Fonctions en contextes funeraires

11 h 30 Agnes Schwarzmaier
Function and Meaning of Some Terracotta Figurines in Classical Girl Graves
at Athens.

11 h 50 Violaine Jeammet, Alexandra Harami
Des Tanagreennes a Thebes. Une remise en contexte.

12 h 10 Margherita Bonanno Aravantinos
The Tomb 404 from the North-Eastern Necropolis of Thebes (Boeotia).

12 h 30 Candan Kozanli
Terracotta Figurines from the Parion Necropolis.

12 h 50 Discussion.

Function : Votive Contexts / Fonctions en contextes votifs

13 h 10 Theodora B. Kopetonski
Cueing Behavior: Figurines in Roadside Shrines at Corinth.

13 h 30 Ioannis Mylonopoulos
Terracotta Figurines from Ithaca: Between Local Production and Imported Ware.

14 h – 16 h : Lunch / Dejeuner

16 h – 17 h 30 : Poster Session P7-P8-P9

17 h – 19 h 30 : Session C9 – Chairman / Presidence : Fede BERTI

17 h Kathleen Donahue Sherwood
Worshipper Figurines at Mytilene.

17 h 20 Ulrike Muss, Martine Dewailly
L’Artemision d’Ephese : les offrandes votives en terre cuite de l’epoque

17 h 40 Nese Atİk
Terracotta Figurines from Heraion Teichos (modern Karaevlialti) in
Tekirdag, Turkish Thrace.

18 h Gul Isin
Terracotta Figurines from Yumaklar/Arpalik Tepe Cave Site in Pisidia.

18 h 20 Latife Summerer
The Votive Terracottas from the Mountain Sanctuary on Top of the Cirisli

18 h 40 Discussion.

19 h Conclusions.