Publications

2017

Alexaki, I. (2017). Modelling ancient Gerasa in three dimensions, in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R., Gerasa/Jerash: from the Urban Periphery, 47-52.

Bangsgaard, P., Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2017). Animal bones from the North-West Quarter. In Lichtenberger, A. & R. Raja (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: From the Urban Periphery. Aarhus: SUN-Tryk, 107–114.

Barfod, G. (2017). "Recycling, reuse and reduce": glass in ancient Gerasa. In Lichtenberger, A. & R. Raja (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: From the Urban Periphery. Aarhus: SUN-Tryk, 115-120.

Csitneki, D. (2017). Jerash Bowls: fine tableware from Jerash, in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R., Gerasa/Jerash: from the Urban Periphery, 99-106.

Egelund, L. & Pedersen, M. N. (2017). A day on the dig, in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R., Gerasa/Jerash: from the Urban Periphery, 21-26.

Kalaitzoglou, G. (2017). Excavating Jerash: archaeological aims, methods and techniques, in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R., Gerasa/Jerash: from the Urban Periphery, 33-40.

Kalaitzoglou, G., Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2016). Ausgrabungen im Nordwestviertel von Gerasa (Jordanien). Jahresbericht des Instituts für Archäologische Wissenschaften für das akademische Jahr 2014-2015. Bochum: Ruhr-Universität, 89-94.

Kristensen, S. B. (2017). Cooking up culture: production traditions in Late Roman-Byzantine locally produced cooking ware, in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R., Gerasa/Jerash: from the Urban Periphery, 75-82.

Kristiansen, S. M., Holdridge, G. A. & Simpson, I. A. (2017). Reading the book of nature in Jerash: the soil archives. In Lichtenberger, A. & R. Raja (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: From the Urban Periphery. Aarhus: SUN-Tryk, 53-58.

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2017). Urban archaeology and the understanding of the past: Antiochia on the Chrysorrhoas, also called Gerasa, in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R., Gerasa/Jerash: from the Urban Periphery, 9-20.

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2017). Water management in the North-West Quarter of Gerasa/Jerash, in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R., Gerasa/Jerash: from the Urban Periphery, 121-130.

Lichtenberger, A., Raja, R., Eger, C., Kalaitzoglou, G., . & Højen Sørensen, A. (2017). A newly excavated private house in Jerash. Reconsidering aspects of continuity and change in material culture from the Late Antiquity to the early Islamic period, in: AnTard 24, 317-360.

Mortensen, E. (2017). Archive archaeology: rediscovering Jerash in the digital archives, in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R., Gerasa/Jerash: from the Urban Periphery, 27-32.

Möller, H. (2017). Ceramics in context: interpreting life through pottery, in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R., Gerasa/Jerash: from the Urban Periphery, 59-66.

Peterson, A. (2017). Medieval pottery from Jerash: the Middle Islamic settlement, in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R., Gerasa/Jerash: from the Urban Periphery, 67-74.

Stott, D. & Kristiansen, S. M. (2017). Mapping ancient Gerasa with remote sensing, in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R., Gerasa/Jerash: from the Urban Periphery, 41-46.

Thomsen, K. (2017). Gerasa: mortar matters, in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R., Gerasa/Jerash: from the Urban Periphery, 83-88.

Wootton, W. (2017). Mosaics from the North-West Quarter of Jerash, in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R., Gerasa/Jerash: from the Urban Periphery, 89-98.

2016

Haensch, R., Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2016). Christen, Juden und Soldaten im Gerasa des 6. Jahrhunderts. Chiron 46, 177-204.

Kalaitzoglou, G., Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2016). Ausgrabungen im Nordwestviertel von Gerasa (Jordanien). Jahresbericht des Instituts für Archäologische Wissenschaften für das Akademische Jahr 2014-2015. Bochum: Ruhr-Universität, 89-94.

Larsen, J.M., Lichtenberger, A., Raja, R. & Gordon, R.L. (2016). An Umayyad period magical amulet from a domestic context in Jerash, Jordan. Syria 93, 369-386.  

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2016). Living with and on the river-side. The example of Roman Antiochia-on-the-Chrysorrhoas-formerly-called-Gerasa. In Kuhlmann Madsen, J., N. Overgaard Andersen, & I. Thuesen (eds), Water of Life. Festschrift for Peder Mortensen. Proceedings of the Danish Institute in Damascus 11. Copenhagen: Orbis, 98-117.

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2016). The Danish-German North-West Quarter Project at Jarash: Results from the 2011-2013 seasons. Studies in the history and archaeology of Jordan XII: Transparent Borders 7. Amman: Department of Antiquities, 173-188. 

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2016). Byzantine and Umayyad Gerasa. Results and findings from the Danish-German Jerash Northwest Quarter Project. Abstract from Conspicuous productions: Gerasa’s pottery finds from Byzantine to Umayyad times in Context, Aarhus, Danmark.

2015

Barfod, G.H., Larsen, J.M., Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2015). Revealing text in a complexly rolled silver scroll from Jerash with computed tomography and advanced imaging softwareNature Scientific Reports 5, 17765.

Kalaitzoglou, G., Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R., forthcoming, Preliminary report of the third season of the Danish-German Jerash Northwest Quarter Project 2013, Annual of the Department of Antiquities of Jordan.

Kalaitzoglou, G., Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2015). Ausgrabungen im Nordwestviertel von Gerasa (Jordanien)Jahresbericht des Instituts für Archäologische Wissenschaften für das Akademische Jahr 2013-2014. Bochum: Ruhr-Universität, 71-75.

Lichtenberger, A., Lindroos, A., Raja, R. & Heinemeier, J. (2015). Radiocarbon analysis of mortar from Roman and Byzantine water management installations in the Northwest Quarter of Jerash, JordanJournal of Archaeological Science: Reports, 2, 114-127.

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2015). An architectural block with altar-iconography from the North-west Quarter of JerashLevant, 47(1), 112-130.

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2015). New archaeological research in the Northwest Quarter of Jerash and its implications for the urban development of Roman GerasaAmerican Journal of Archaeology, 119(4), 483-500.

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2015). Intentional cooking pot deposits in Late Roman Jerash (Northwest Quarter). Syria. Archéologie, Art et Histoire, 92, 309-238.

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2015). A hoard of Byzantine and Arab-Byzantine coins from the excavations at Jerash. 6. Jerash 2014. Numismatic Chronicle, 175 (Coin Hoards 2015), 299-308.

Lichtenberger, A., Raja, R. & Højen Sørensen, A., forthcoming, Preliminary registration report of the third season of the Danish-German Jerash Northwest Quarter Project 2013, Annual of the Department of Antiquities of Jordan.

 Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R.(2015). Aus der Traum vom Kulturerbe: Ein Strassenbau zerstört Teile der antiken Stadtmauer von Jerash in Jordanien. Frankfurter Allgemeine, 8 Apr 2015.

2014

Kalaitzoglou, G., Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, A. (2014). Ausgrabungen im Nordwestviertel von Gerasa (Jordanien), Jahresbericht des Instituts für Archäologische Wissenschaften für das Akademische Jahr 2012-2013, 60-64.

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2014). Danish-German Northwest Quarter Project. In Kenkel, F. & D. Vieweger (eds.), With Trowel and Hightech: German Archaeological Projects in Jordan. Berlin: Wichern, 24-25.

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2014). Jarash Northwest Quarter ProjectAmerican Journal of Archaeology, 118(4), 643.

2013

Kalaitzoglou, G., Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2013a). Preliminary report of the second season of the Danish-German Jarash Northwest Quarter Project 2012.  Annual of the Department of Antiquities in Jordan, 57, 57-79.

Kalaitzoglou, G., Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2013b). 2012 Ausgrabungen im Nordwestviertel von Gerasa (Jordanien)Jahresbericht des Instituts für Archäologische Wissenschaften für das Academische Jahr 2011-2012, 65-68.  

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2013). Schicht für Schicht in die Vergangenheit, Welt und Umwelt der Bibel, 1, 62-63.

Lichtenberger, A., Raja, R. & Sørensen, A.H. (2013). Preliminary registration report of the second season of the Danish-German Jarash Northwest Quarter Project 2012Annual of the Department of Antiquities in Jordan, 57, 9-56.

2012

Kalaitzoglou, G., Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R.(2012). Das Nordwestviertel von Gerasa (Jordanien)Jahresbericht des Instituts für Archäologische Wissenschaften für das Academische Jahr 2010-2011. Bochum: Ruhr-Universität, 69-73.

Kalaitzoglou, G., Kniess, R., Lichtenberger, A., Pilz, D. & Raja, R. (2012). Report of the geophysical prospection of the Northwest Quarter of Gerasa/Jarash 2011, Annual of the Department of Antiquities of Jordan, 56, 79-90.

Raja, R. (2012). Urban Development and Regional Identity in the Eastern Roman Provinces, 50 BC-AD 250: Aphrodisias, Ephesos, Athens, Gerasa. Copenhagen: Museum Tusculanum.

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2012). Preliminary report of the first season of the Danish-German Jarash Northwest Quarter Project, Annual of the Department of Antiquities in Jordan, 56, 231-240.

2003

Lichtenberger, A. (2003). Kulte und Kultur der Dekapolis: Untersuchungen zu numismatischen, archäologischen und epigraphischen Zeugnissen, Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz.

 

 

PhD Theses

Hiort, D.M.D. (in preparation). Altars in the Decapolis Region, 1st Century B.C.E. – 5th Century C.E. Religious Remedies in Context: Typology, Ritual Practice, and Societal Patterns. Max Planck Research School for the Anthropology, Archaeology and History of Eurasia: A cooperation between the Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology and the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg.
Main supervisor: Professor Stefan Pfeiffer; Co-supervisors: Professor Helga Bumke and Professor Rubina Raja

Pogoda, C. (in preparation). Local Limestone Sarcophagi in Jerash, Ruhr-Universität Bochum.
Main supervisor: Professor Achim Lichtenberger

MA Thesis

Csitneki, D. (in preparation). Jerash Bowls, Typologie, Chronologie und Ikonographie einer feinkeramischen Gattung in Gerasa (Jordanien). Ruhr-Universität Bochum.

Kristensen, S.B. (in preparation). Reddish/Red Brown Ware. Aarhus University.

2013

Hiort, D.M. (2013). The Roman Horned Altar: An analysis, Discussion and Contextualisation of the Material From Jerash. Aarhus University: Unpublished MA thesis.