Porter, Barbara Nevling

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PORTER, Barbara Nevling

PORTER, Barbara Nevling. American, b. 1946. Genres: Politics/ Government, Theology/Religion, Archaeology/Antiquities, Art/Art history. Career: Chebeague Marine Enterprises Inc., secretary, treasurer, and sales representative, 1977-; Bowdoin College, Brunswick, ME, consultant to Museum of Art, 1986-90, lecturer in history, 1990; Bates College, Lewiston, ME, lecturer in philosophy and religion, 1990-91; Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, lecturer in Akkadian, 1993, 1994-95, visiting scholar, 1995- 96; Harvard University, visiting scholar, 1995-96; Harvard Semitic Museum, research associate, 1996-. Publications: Images, Power, and Politics: Figurative Aspects of Esarhaddon's Babylonian Policy, 1993; (ed. and contrib.) One God or Many? Concepts of Divinity in the Ancient World, 2000. Contributor to books. Contributor of articles and reviews to scholarly journals. Address: R.R. 1, Box 573A, Chebeague Island, ME 04017, U.S.A.

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