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The Study Center publishes a newsletter, Kentro, every year in the autumn. It includes articles about recent field and study seasons and announcements about fellowships and grants, among other interesting topics.

Kentro Volume 23 – Fall 2020

“Work at the Study Center during the Covid-19 Pandemic,” Eleanor Huffman and Thomas M. Brogan, pp. 1–2.

“Neopalatial Building B.2 on Chryssi Island,” Chrysa Sofianou, pp. 3–5.

““Intergenderism” in Neopalatial Seal Imagery with a Special Reference to Kato Zakros,” Maria Anastasiadou, pp. 5–10.

“Collecting Information during Conservation: Bronze Artifacts from Gaidourophas,” Kathy Hall and Yiannis Papadatos, pp. 11–13.

“Forthcoming Publication of the Early Iron Age Cemeteries at Kavousi Vronda,” Leslie Day, pp. 13–15.

“Plugging Away During the Pandemic: Studies on Prepalatial Mochlos,” Luke Kaiser, pp. 15–18.

“Late Minoan III Structures on Hills I and II of Petras, Siteia,” Adrianos Psychas, pp. 19–22.

“A New Look at Legacy Data: Re-examining Assemblages from the Vrokastro Regional Survey Project,” Grace Erny, pp. 23–24.

“Fragmentary Late Minoan IIIC Cooking Pots: Are They All They’re Cracked Up to Be?,” Andrew Cabaniss, pp. 24–26.

“Behavioral Aspects of Aegean Pottery: Toward a Metrical and Volumetric Analysis,” Charles Sturge, pp. 26–30.

“Paying Tribute to Mary Betancourt,” pp. 34-36.

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Kentro Volume 22 – Fall 2019

“Message from the Director,” Thomas M. Brogan, pp. 1–2.

“Horns of Consecration from the Petras Cemetery,” Ariel Pearce-Chalikias, pp. 2–4.

“New Evidence for Minoan Metallurgy at Neopalatial Gournia,” John Tristan Barnes, Doniert Evely, Scott Gallimore, and Moritz Jansen, pp. 5–9.

“Crete Under the Microscope,” Evgenia Dammer, pp. 10–11.

“Recent Excavations at the Small Theater in Ancient Hierapytna,” Chrysa Sofianou and Scott Gallimore, pp. 13–15.

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Kentro Volume 21 – Fall 2018

“Tracing the Funerary Ritual at Kephala Petras through the Evidence of the Human Skeletal Remains,” Sotiria Kiorpe, pp. 1–6.

“Reconstructing Mochlos in the Late Minoan IB Period,” Angela M. Ratigan, pp. 7–8.

“Ladies of Anavlochos: Six Centuries of Female Devotion on a Cretan Mountain,” Florence Gaignerot-Driessen, pp. 9–11.

“An Interview with the 2018 Conservation Interns,” Riva Boutylkova, Jemima Cowey, and Rafail Evzonas, pp. 12–14.

“It’s a Plasterpiece! The Neopalatial Plasters of Gournia,” Anne P. Chapin, pp. 14–16.

“Oliver Rackham: His Legacy and the Ancient Trees of Crete,” Jennifer Moody, pp. 16–19.

“Origin and Practice of Trade at Early Minoan Mochlos: A Report on 2018 Work Supported by the Richard Seager Fellowship,” Luke Kaiser, pp. 19–22.

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Kentro Volume 20 – Fall 2017

“The INSTAP Study Center for East Crete Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary,” Thomas M. Brogan, pp. 1–3.

“A Report on 2017 Work Supported by the Hawes Post-Doctoral Fellowship for Gender Studies,” Julie Hruby, pp. 3–5.

“Architectural Investigations at Gournia: 2001–Present,” D. Matthew Buell and John C. McEnroe, pp. 5–10.

“Experiments with Orthophotography during the Erasmus+ Training Programme at the Kentro,” Rafał Bieńkowski and Agnieszka Kaliszewska, pp. 10–11.

“Memories and Realities in Neopalatial Mochlos,” Jeffrey S. Soles, Georgios Doudalis, Luke Kaiser, and Jerolyn Morrison, pp. 11–16.

“Eating Meat at Azoria,” Flint Dibble, pp. 16–17.

“Ten Centuries of Women’s History: An Archaeological and Iconographic Approach to the Minoan Civilization,” Caroline Trémeaud, pp. 18–19.

“The Petras Cemetery in the Early Minoan II Period,” Metaxia Tsipopoulou, pp. 20–22.

“Report on Research in 2016 Supported by the Richard Seager Fellowship,” Katerina Boukala-Karkagianni, pp. 23–25.

“The Lustral Basin Frescoes from Chania, Crete: Conservation of the West Wall Dado Panel,” Angeliki Kaintirmoglou and Elizabeth Shank, pp. 26–30.

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Kentro Volume 19 – Fall 2016

“On Fish Bones, Seashells, Fishermen, and Seaside Living at Late Minoan IB Mochlos,” Dimitra Mylona, pp. 1–5.

“Stratigraphic Excavations at Azoria in 2016: The Late Minoan IIIC, Protoarchaic, and Final Neolithic Occupation,” Donald C. Haggis, Margaret S. Mook, and Tristan Carter, pp. 5–14.

“Ten Years of Kennesaw Osteology at the Kentro,” Susan Kirkpatrick Smith, pp. 14–15.

“A New Study of the Shrine of Eileithyia, Minoan Goddess of Childbirth and Motherhood,” Philip P. Betancourt, pp. 15–16.

“The New Rethymnon Museum: INSTAP Digs Deep into Cretan Prehistory,” Thomas F. Strasser and Eleni Panagopoulou, p. 17.

“A Report on 2015 Work Supported by the Richard Seager Fellowship,” Georgios Doudalis, pp. 19–22.

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Kentro Volume 18 – Fall 2015

“The J.M. Kaplan Fund Gives Grants to the INSTAP Study Center for East Crete,” Thomas Brogan and Stephania Chlouveraki, pp. 1–2.

“‘Release the Drones!’ New Adventures in Aerial Photography and Photogrammetry,” Douglas Faulmann, pp. 2–4.

“Training Future Conservators in the W.D.E. Coulson Conservation Laboratory,” Kathy Hall, pp. 4–5.

“Public Outreach at the Study Center,” Eleanor Huffman, p. 6.

“Excavation of the Pre- and Protopalatial Cemetery at Petras, Siteia, 2015,” Metaxia Tsipopoulou, pp. 7–11.

“Gournia 2015: Progress toward Publication,” L. Vance Watrous, pp. 12–13.

“Petrographic Analysis of Late Bronze Age Ceramics from Block Nu at Malia, East Crete,” Florence Liard, pp. 14–17.

“Stratigraphic Excavations at Azoria in 2015,” Donald C. Haggis and Margaret S. Mook, pp. 18–23.

“A Report on 2015 Work Supported by the Richard Seager Fellowship,” Paraskevi Stamataki, pp. 24–26.

“Collaborative Research Projects at the Study Center,” Philip P. Betancourt, p. 27.

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Kentro Volume 17 – Fall 2014

“The Excavation at Mesolithic Damnoni: Investigations of a New Culture on Crete,” Thomas F. Strasser, Eleni Panagopoulou, and Miriam Clinton, pp. 1–2.

“A New Paradigm for Preserving Aegean Prehistoric Sites: The Role of Conservation Master Plans,” Thomas Brogan and Stephania Chlouveraki, pp. 3–5.

“Practical Use of Barcodes in Archaeology,” W. Flint Dibble, pp. 5–6.

“The 2014 Richard Seager Fellowship,” Emilia Oddo, pp. 7–9.

“Archaeometallurgy at the Kentro,” Alessandra Giumlia-Mair and Susan C. Ferrence, pp. 9–12.

“Stratigraphic Excavations at Azoria in 2014,” Donald C. Haggis and Margaret S. Mook, pp. 13–20.

“Phantom 2 Quadcopter Photography at Papadiokampos, Azoria, and Mochlos,” Hugh Thomas, p. 21.

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Kentro Volume 16 – Fall 2013

“Archaeological and Archaeometric Approaches to the Study of Byzantine Pottery from Crete,” Eleni Nodarou and Natalia Poulou-Papadimitriou, pp. 1–2.

“Excavation of the Early Iron Age Settlement at Azoria,” Donald C. Haggis and Margaret S. Mook, pp. 3–9.

“Analysis of Granodiorite Pottery of the Vrokastro Area from the Final Neolithic Period to Modern Times,” Eleni Nodarou, pp. 10–11.

“Raw Materials—Hunting and Experimental Research on Minoan Ceramic Technology: A View from the Mirabello,” Anastasios Georgotas, pp. 11–13.

“A Temenos of Olive Trees at Mochlos,” Jeffrey S. Soles and Costis Davaras, pp. 14–16.

“The 2013 Richard Seager Fellow at the INSTAP Study Center for East Crete,” Florence Liard, pp. 18–19.

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Kentro Volume 15 – Fall 2012

“Costis Davaras Presented with Festschrift,” Susan C. Ferrence, p. 1.

“Λίγα Λόγια Αγάπης και Εκτίμησης,” Eleni Mantzourani, p. 2.

“Orchards and Vineyards in Early Minoan I,” Philip Betancourt, Andrew Koh, Evi Margaritis, Eleni Nodarou, and Vili Apostolakou, p. 3.

“New Mochlos Publication Highlights the Late Hellenistic Period in Eastern Crete,” Natalia Vogeikoff-Brogan, pp. 4–5.

“The Minoan Settlement of Zakros During the Late Minoan II and Late Minoan III Periods,” Mihalis Zoitopoulos, pp. 6–9.

“A Renewed Exhibition at the Archaeological Museum of Siteia,” Chrysa Sofianou and Klio Zervaki, pp. 9–10.

“Petrographic Analysis of the Prepalatial Pottery from Livari, East Crete,” Eleni Nodarou, pp. 11–13.

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Kentro Volume 14 – Fall 2011

“The Evolution of an Archaeological Research Center on Crete,” Thomas Brogan, pp. 1–3.

“Mochlos 2011: The House of the Metal Merchant,” Jeffrey S. Soles, pp. 3–5.

“Cook It Up and Dish It Out! A Sensory Experience: An Approach to Experimental Archaeology,” Jerolyn E. Morrison, pp. 6–10.

“Hellenistic Burials, Health, and Disease in Ancient Itanos,” Susan Kirkpatrick Smith and Chrysa Sofianou, pp. 11–13.

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Kentro Volume 13 – Fall 2010

“2010 Greek-American Excavations at Mochlos,” Jeffrey S. Soles and Costis Davaras, pp. 1–3.

“Exciting Times for the Early Prehistory of Crete: The Results of the Plakias ‘Mesolithic’ Survey,” Thomas Strasser, pp. 4–6.

“Report from Jerolyn E. Morrison, 2010 Rip Rapp Doctoral Fellow,” Jerolyn E. Morrison, pp. 6–11.

“The Harbor of Gournia: Fieldwork in 2008–2009,” L. Vance Watrous, pp. 12–14.

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Kentro Volume 12 – Fall 2009

“Differential GPS: A New Tool for the Kentro,” Douglas Faulmann and Antonia Stamos, pp. 1–3.

“Excavating the Bronze Saw on Chryssi Island,” Stavroula Apostolakou, Philip P. Betancourt, and Thomas Brogan, pp. 3–5.

“The Excavation of House A.1 at Papadiokampos,” Chrysa Sofianou and Thomas Brogan, pp. 6–9.

“2009 Greek-American Excavation at Mochlos,” Jeffrey S. Soles, pp. 9–11.

“Archaeobotanical Reference Collection for the INSTAP Study Center for East Crete,” Evi Margaritis, pp. 13–14.

“Petrographic Analysis of Early Iron Age Pottery from the Necropolis of Orthi Petra in Eleutherna,” Eleni Nodarou, pp. 15–16.

“Conservation of Pottery from the Minoan Shipwreck of Pseira, Pepi Saridaki,” pp. 17–18.

“EM/MM Human Skeletal Remains from East Crete: The Kephala Petras Rock Shelter, Siteia, and the Livari Tholos Tomb, Skiadi,” Sevi Triantaphyllou, pp. 19–23.

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Kentro Volume 11 – Fall 2008

“A Workshop for Dyeing Wool at Pefka near Pacheia Ammos,” Stavroula Apostolakou, pp. 1–3.

“Pilgrims at Symi Viannou: Preliminary Results of the Petrographic Analysis of Hollow Zoomorphic Figurines,” Eleni Nodarou, Christina Rathossi, Athanasia Kanta, and Alexia Spiliotopoulou, pp. 3–5.

“The ARCHEM Project Turns Five,” Andrew Koh, pp. 6–8.

“Survey Says: 2008 Survey Projects by the INSTAP Publication Team (Skoteino Cave, Mycenae, Kynos, Papadiokampos, and Chrissi Island),” Antonia Stamos, pp. 9–11.

“Aphrodite’s Kephali,” Philip P. Betancourt, pp. 12–13.

“2008 Traveling Conservation,” Michel von Roggenbucke, pp. 13–15.

“Conservation of Ivory Plaques from Eleutherna at the INSTAP Study Center,” Pinelope Marinou, pp. 16–17.

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Kentro Volume 10 – Winter 2007-2008

“The 2007 ARCHEM Season,” Andrew Koh, pp. 1–2.

“Throwing Small Vessels in the LM IB Mochlos Potter’s Pit,” Jerolyn E. Morrison and Douglas P. Park, pp. 6–10.

“The New X-ray Unit at the Study Center,” Kathy Hall, pp. 12–13.

“Experiments with Minoan Incense Burners,” Pete and Gracia Travis, pp. 14–17.

“The Priniatikos Pyrgos Project, 2006-2007,” Barbara Hayden, pp. 18–22.

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Kentro Volume 9 – Fall 2006

“‘Ritual Killing’ at Mochlos, Summer 2006,” Jerolyn E. Morrison and Douglas P. Park, pp. 1–3.

“Message from the Director,” Thomas Brogan, pp. 4–5.

“Survey Work in 2006 by the INSTAP Publication Team,” Antonia Stamos, pp. 5–7.

“Archeochemistry at the INSTAP Study Center for East Crete,” Andrew Koh, pp. 8–9.

“Azoria 2006: Investigation of the Early Iron Age–Archaic Transition,” Donald C. Haggis and Margaret S. Mook, pp. 10–14.

“The Preservation of Archaeological Metal Artifacts in Storage,” Kathy Hall, pp. 16–17.

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Kentro Volume 8 – Fall 2005

“Message from the Director,” Thomas Brogan, pp. 1–2.

“Excavation at Priniatikos Pyros, Istron, Mirabello, 2005,” Metaxia Tsipopoulou and Barbara Hayden, pp. 2–7.

“Site Conservation and Maintenance, Summer 2005,” Stephania Chlouveraki, pp. 8–10.

“The 2005 Greek-American Excavations at Mochlos,” Jeffrey S. Soles, pp. 10–13.

“The First INSTAP Librarian Fellowship Begins at the Study Center,” Evi Sikla, pp. 14–15.

“Work at the INSTAP Study Center for East Crete,” Melissa Eaby, p. 15.

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Kentro Volume 7 – Fall 2004

“Message from the Director,” Thomas Brogan, p. 1.

“The 2004 Greek-American Excavations at Mochlos,” Jeffrey S. Soles, pp. 2–5.

“Excavations at Azoria in 2004: The Early Iron Age Settlement and the Final Neolithic Houses on the Southwest Terrace,” Donald C. Haggis and Margaret S. Mook, pp. 6–9.

“Lasithi Photo Exhibition Opens in Psychro,” Philip P. Betancourt, p. 10.

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Kentro Volume 6 – Fall 2003

“Message from the Director,” Thomas Brogan, p. 1.

“Petrography at the W.A. McDonald Laboratory, INSTAP Study Center for East Crete,” Eleni Nodarou, pp. 2–3.

“Excavations at Azoria in 2003,” Donald C. Haggis and Margaret S. Mook, pp. 4–7.

“Excavations at Hagios Charalambos, 2003,” Philip Betancourt, pp. 8–9.

“Aegean Vitreous Materials and Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy,” Marina Panagiotaki, p. 10.

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Kentro Volume 5 – Fall 2002

“The 2002 Excavations at Hagios Charalambos,” Philip P. Betancourt, p. 1.

“Message from the Director,” Thomas Brogan, pp. 2–3.

“The Azoria Project, 2002: A Study of Urbanization on Crete,” Donald C. Haggis and Margaret S. Mook, pp. 4–7.

“The Zooarchaeological Comparative Collection: A Beginning,” Lynn M. Snyder, p. 8.

“The Cretan Geological Reference Collection for Archaeologists,” Doniert Evely, Tom Strasser, Heidi Dierckx, p. 9.

“Conservation Work at the Study Center: The Reconstruction of Palatial Magazines,” Klio Zervaki, p. 10–11.

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Kentro Volume 4 – Fall 2001

“Message from the Director,” Thomas Brogan, p. 1.

“Two New Protopalatial Ware Groups from Petras, East Crete,” Donald Haggis, pp. 2–5.

“Μαντινάδες προς Τιμή του Βασίλη Coulson,” Marcella and Manolis Kasotakis and Semos Dermitzakis, p. 6.

“A Fond Farewell,” Katherine E. May, p. 7

“Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy (LIBS): A Report on Current Research,” Susan Ferrence and Demetrios Anglos, pp. 8–9.

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Kentro Volume 3 – Fall 2000

“Message from the Director,” Thomas Brogan, pp. 1–2.

“Preparation for Crete 2000: Site Signs,” Eleanor Huffman, p. 3.

“The INSTAP Publication Team: Artist’s Report,” Doug Faulmann, pp. 4–5.

“Research and Activities at the INSTAP Study Center,” Thomas Brogan, p. 6.

“The Istron Mapping Project 1999–2000,” Barbara J. Hayden and Terry Brennan, pp. 6–7.

“Environmental Monitoring and Control at the Study Center,” Stephania Chlouveraki, pp. 8–9.

“Regionalism, Pottery, and Mochlos in LM IIIA:1,” R. Angus K. Smith, pp. 10–11.

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Kentro Volume 2 – Fall 1999

“A Message from the Director,” Thomas Brogan, p. 1.

“Lyla Pinch Brock and Her Watercolor Reconstructions of Traditional Potters from Thrapsano,” Philip P. Betancourt,
pp. 2–4.

“Highlights of the Summer 1999 Season at the ‘Kendro’,” Elizabeth Shank, pp. 6–7.

“The Mochlos Heritage Management Scheme: Summer 1999 Season,” Christopher Witmore, p. 7.

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Kentro Volume 1.2 – Fall 1998

“A Note from the Director,” Thomas M. Brogan, p. 1.

“Conservation and Photography of the ‘Triglyph’ Larnax from Mochlos,” Ann Brysbaert, pp. 2–3.

“Illuminating the Past: The Unrefined and Undefined Art of Archaeological Reconstruction,” Lyla Pinch Brock, pp. 4–5.

“The INSTAP Study Center for East Crete, a Personal Recollection,” Robert G. Arnott, p. 6.

“New Aerial Photography Potentials at INSTAP-SCEC,” Katherine E. May, p. 7.

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Kentro Volume 1.1 – Spring 1998

“Letter from the Director,” Thomas M. Brogan, p. 1.

“Archeological Projects at the Center, 1997,” Cheryl R. Floyd, pp. 2–3.

“Study Center Tour of Crete a Success,” Al Leonard, Jr. and Mary Leonard, p. 4.

“Sherds and More Sherds: A Year at INSTAP-SCEC,” Margaret S. Mook, pp. 4–5.

“A Few Words from the Photographer,” Katharine E. May, p. 6.

“Computer Mapping and Modeling at the INSTAP-SCEC,” William B. Hafford, pp. 6–7.

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