Publications

2017

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

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

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

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

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

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

Kalaitzoglou, G., Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2017). "The Danish-German Jarash North-West Quarter Project 2013: Preliminary Field Report", in: Department of Antiquities, Annual of the Department of Antiquities of Jordan 58, Amman, 11-37.  

Kristensen, S. B. (2017). "Cooking up culture: production traditions in Late Roman-Byzantine locally produced cooking ware", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: from the Urban Periphery, Aarhus, 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. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: From the Urban Periphery. Aarhus, 53-58.

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.) (2017). Gerasa/Jerash: from the Urban Periphery, Aarhus.

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. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: from the Urban Periphery, Aarhus, 9-20.

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

Lichtenberger, A., Raja, R. & Sørensen, A. H. (2017). "The Danish-German Jarash Northwest Quarter Project 2013 Preliminary Registration Report", in: Department of Antiquities, Annual of the Department of Antiquities of Jordan 58, Amman, 39-103.   

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", Antiquité Tardive 24, 317-359.   

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

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

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

Raja, R. (2017). "Zeus Olympios, Hadrian and the Jews of Antiochia-on-the-Chrysorrhoas-formerly-called-Gerasa", in: Minchin, E. & Wade, J. (eds.), Festschrift for Graeme Clarke. Studies in Mediterranean Archaeology, Uppsala: Astrom Editions Ltd., 171-185.  

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

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

Wootton, W. (2017). "Mosaics from the North-West Quarter of Jerash", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: from the Urban Periphery, Aarhus, 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)", in: Berns, C., Müller-Kissing, M. & Stöllner, T. (eds.), Jahresbericht des Instituts für Archäologische Wissenschaften für das akademische Jahr 2014-2015, Bochum, 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: Madsen, J. K., Andersen, N. O. & Thuesen, I. (eds.), Water of Life. Festschrift for Peder Mortensen. Proceedings of the Danish Institute in Damascus 11, Copenhagen, 98-117.

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2016). "The Danish-German North-West Quarter Project at Jarash: Results from the 2011-2013 Seasons", in: Department of Antiquities, Studies in the history and archaeology of Jordan XII: Transparent Borders 7, Amman, 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 University, Aarhus, Danmark, 12 October 2016.

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 software", Nature Scientific Reports 5 (Article number: 17765), 1-10.

Kalaitzoglou, G., Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2015). “Ausgrabungen im Nordwestviertel von Gerasa”, in: Berns, C., Müller-Kissing, M. & Stöllner, T. (eds.), Jahresbericht des Instituts für Archäologische Wissenschaften für das Akademische Jahr 2013-2014, Bochum, 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, Jordan", Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports 2, 114-127.

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2015). "An architectural block with altar-iconography from the North-west Quarter of Jerash", Levant 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 Gerasa", American 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.(2015). "Aus der Traum vom Kulturerbe: Ein Strassenbau zerstört Teile der antiken Stadtmauer von Jerash in Jordanien", Frankfurter Allgemeine, 8 Apr 2015.

Raja, R., Kalaitzoglou, G. & Lichtenberger, A. 2015: “Preliminary report of the second season of the Danish-German Jerash Northwest Quarter Project 2012”, in: General Antiquities Department, Annual of the Department of Antiquities of Jordan 57, Amman, 57-79.

Raja, R., Lichtenberger, A. & Sørensen, A. H. 2015: “Preliminary registration report of the second season of the Danish-German Jerash Northwest Quarter Project 2012”, in: General Antiquities Department, Annual of the Department of Antiquities of Jordan 57, Amman, 9-56. 

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.