Lea Beness

Associate Professor

1990 …2018
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Research Outputs 1990 2018

2018

The Harbour(s) of Ancient Torone: searching for the location and reflecting on Honor Frost's hypothesis concerning shipbuilding in the area

Beness, L. & Hillard, T., 16 Oct 2018, (Accepted/In press) Under the Mediterranean: studies in maritime archaeology. Leiden: Sidestone Press

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Torone: the 2016 season

Beness, J. L., Hillard, T., Tsokas, G. & Tsourlos, P., Apr 2018, In : Mediterranean Archaeology. 28/29 (2015/2016), p. 141–146 6 p., 8.

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The Search for Torone's harbour

Hillard, T. & Beness, J. L., 2017, In : Australian Archaeological Institute at Athens bulletin. 13, p. 10-11 2 p.

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Where to put the Twins? Torone's Dioskoureion

Hillard, T. & Beness, J. L., 2017, Text and the material world: essays in honour of Graeme Clarke. Minchin, E. & Jackson, H. (eds.). Uppsala: Astrom editions, p. 41-54 14 p. (Studies in Mediterranean Archaeology and Literature; vol. PB 185).

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2016

133 BC

Beness, L. & Hillard, T., 31 Oct 2016, (Accepted/In press) A Companion to the Political Culture of the Roman Republic. Arena, V. & Prag, J. (eds.). Chichester, UK; Malden MA: Wiley-Blackwell, Wiley

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Archaeological Investigation
Colonies
Roman Imperial Period
Archaeology
Imperialism

Blending two virtual realities: using Google Glass to explore a virtual reality model of the Villa of Good Fortune at Olynthus

Dalmazzo, J., Richards, D., Porte, J., Beness, L., Tristant, Y. & Hillard, T., 2016, Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on Virtual Systems and Multimedia (VSMM 2016). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 1-8 8 p. 7863175

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Virtual reality
Glass
Recreation
Display devices
Technology

Torone: the 2015 season

Beness, J. L., Hillard, T., Jones, R., Tsokas, G. & Tsourlos, P., 2016, In : Mediterranean Archaeology. 27, p. 123-131 9 p.

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Wronging Sempronia

Beness, J. L. & Hillard, T., 2016, In : Antichthon. 50, p. 80-106 27 p.

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Tyrant
Violent Death
Wives
Lynching
Brother-in-law
2015

THE ANCESTRY of NERVA

Hillard, T. W. & Beness, J. L., 1 Dec 2015, In : Classical Quarterly. 65, 2, p. 756-765 10 p.

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Emperor
Descent
Testimony
Diplomats
Genealogy
2014

Editorial notes : Fannia

Beness, J. L. & Hillard, T., 2014, Memoirs of women writers: PART 3. Vol. 8. Female biography or memoirs of illustrious and celebrated women, of all ages and countries (1803). Walker, G. L. (ed.). London: Pickering and Chatto, Vol. 8. p. 569-570 2 p. (Women's memoirs).

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Editorial notes : Hortensia

Beness, J. L. & Hillard, T., 2014, Memoirs of women writers: PART 3. Vol. 8. Female biography or memoirs of illustrious and celebrated women, of all ages and countries (1803). Walker, G. L. (ed.). London: Pickering and Chatto, Vol. 8. p. 610-611 2 p. (Women's memoirs).

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Editorial notes : Octavia (wife to Nero)

Beness, J. L. & Hillard, T., 2014, Memoirs of women writers: PART 3. Vol. 10. Female biography or memoirs of illustrious and celebrated women, of all ages and countries (1803). Walker, G. L. (ed.). London: Pickering and Chatto, Vol. 10. p. 546-548 3 p. (Women's memoirs).

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Editorial notes : Valeria

Beness, J. L. & Hillard, T., 2014, Memoirs of women writers: PART 3. Vol. 10. Female biography or memoirs of illustrious and celebrated women, of all ages and countries (1803). Walker, G. L. (ed.). London: Pickering and Chatto, Vol. 10. p. 655-656 2 p. (Women's memoirs).

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2013

Atia

Beness, L., 2013, The Encyclopedia of ancient history. Bagnall, R. S., Brodersen, K., Champion, C. B., Erskine, A. & Huebner, S. R. (eds.). Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell, Wiley, p. 922-923 2 p.

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Choosing friends, foes and fiefdoms in the second century BC

Hillard, T. & Beness, L., 2013, A companion to Roman imperialism. Hoyos, D. (ed.). Leiden; Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, p. 127-153 27 p. (History of Warfare; vol. 81).

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Editorial notes : Agrippina

Beness, J. L. & Hillard, T., 2013, Memoirs of women writers: PART 2. Vol. 5. Female biography or memoirs of illustrious and celebrated women, of all ages and countries (1803). Walker, G. L. (ed.). London: Pickering and Chatto, p. 415-416 2 p. (Women's memoirs).

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Editorial notes : Arria

Beness, J. L. & Hillard, T., 2013, Memoirs of women writers: PART 2. Vol. 5. Female biography or memoirs of illustrious and celebrated women, of all ages and countries (1803). Walker, G. L. (ed.). London: Pickering and Chatto, Vol. 5. p. 439-440 2 p. (Women's memoirs).

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Editorial notes : Calphurnia

Beness, J. L. & Hillard, T. W., 2013, Memoirs of women writers: PART 2. Vol. 6. Female biography or memoirs of illustrious and celebrated women, of all ages and countries (1803). Walker, G. L. (ed.). London: Pickering and Chatto, Vol. 6. p. 418-418 1 p. (Women's memoirs).

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Editorial notes : Cleopatra

Beness, J. L. & Hillard, T., 2013, Memoirs of women writers: PART 2. Vol. 7. Female biography or memoirs of illustrious and celebrated women, of all ages and countries (1803). Walker, G. L. (ed.). London: Pickering and Chatto, Vol. 7. p. 463-471 9 p. (Women's memoirs).

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Editorial notes : Cornelia

Beness, J. L. & Hillard, T., 2013, Memoirs of women writers: PART 2. Vol. 7. Female biography or memoirs of illustrious and celebrated women, of all ages and countries (1803). Walker, G. L. (ed.). London: Pickering and Chatto, Vol. 7. p. 482-482 1 p. (Women's memoirs).

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Insulting Cornelia, mother of the Gracchi

Beness, J. L. & Hillard, T., 2013, In : Antichthon. 47, p. 61-79 19 p.

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Marriage
Speculation
Rhetoric
Cicero
Injunction

Rei militaris virtus ... orbem terrarum parere huic imperio coëgit: the transformation of Roman imperium, 146-50 BC

Beness, L. & Hillard, T., 2013, History of warfare. Hoyos, D. (ed.). Leiden, The Netherlands: Brill, Vol. 81. p. 141-153 13 p.

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Virtus
Imperium
Roman Imperial Period
2012

Another voice against the 'tyranny' of Scipio Aemilianus in 129 B.C.?

Beness, L. & Hillard, T., 2012, In : Historia - Zeitschrift fur Alte Geschichte. 61, 3, p. 270-281 12 p.

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Tyranny
Aspiration

Late antique memories of republican political polemic: Pseudo-ACRO AD HOR. SAT. 2.1.67 and a dictum macedonici

Hillard, T. W. & Beness, J. L., Nov 2012, In : Classical Quarterly. 62, 2, p. 816-826 11 p.

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2011

From Marius to Sulla: part 1

Beness, L. & Hillard, T., 2011, In : Ancient history : resources for teachers. 38, 1, p. 56-83 28 p.

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The coastal topography of ancient Torone

Beness, J. L., Dunn, R., Hillard, T. & Sprent, A., 2011, In : Mediterranean archaeology : Australian and New Zealand journal for the archaeology of the Mediterranean world. 22/23, p. 69-84 16 p.

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History
Harbors
2009

Carbo's tribunate of 129 and the associated Dicta Scipionis

Beness, J. L., Mar 2009, In : Phoenix. 63, 1-2, p. 60-72 13 p.

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Cicero
Dictum

The Harbour of Torone and its disappearance

Dunn, R., Beness, J. L. & Hillard, T., 2009, In : Ancient history : resources for teachers. 37, 1, p. 84-93 10 p.

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Expedition
Harbors
Disappearance
Anchorage
Water
2005

Ancient history, archaeology and classical studies

Hillard, T. & Beness, J. L., 2005, Companion to women's historical writing. Spongberg, M., Curthoys, A. & Caine, B. (eds.). Basingstoke, UK; New York, USA: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 5-15 11 p.

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Harrison, Jane Ellen 1850-1928

Hillard, T. & Beness, J., 2005, Companion to Women's Historical Writing. Caine, B., Spongberg, M. & Curthoys, A. (eds.). Basingstoke, UK; New York, USA: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 235-237 3 p.

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Scipio Aemilianus and the crisis of 129 B.C.

Beness, J. L., 2005, In : Historia - Zeitschrift fur Alte Geschichte. 54, 1, p. 37-48 12 p.

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Taylor, Lily Ross, 1886-1969

Hillard, T. & Beness, J., 2005, Companion to Women's Historical Writing. Spongberg, M., Caine, B. & Curthoys, A. (eds.). Basingstoke, UK; New York, USA: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 549-550 2 p.

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Taylor, Lily Ross 1886-1969

Hillard, T. & Beness, J., 2005, Companion to Women's Historical Writing. Spongberg, M., Curthoys, A. & Caine, B. (eds.). Basingstoke, UK; New York, USA: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 549-550 2 p.

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2003

The first Romans at Philae (CIL 12.2.2937a)

Beness, J. L. & Hillard, T., 2003, In : Zeitschrift fur Papyrologie und Epigraphik. 144, p. 203-207 5 p.

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2002

Gaius Marius

Beness, J. L., 2002, From Polis to Empire - The Ancient World c. 800 B.C. - A.D. 500. A Biographical Dictionary. Traver, A. (ed.). Westport, USA: Greenwood Press, p. 244-245 2 p.

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Gaius Sempronius Gracchus

Beness, J. L., 2002, From Polis to Empire - The Ancient World c. 800 B.C. - A.D. 500. A Biographical Dictionary. Traver, A. (ed.). Westport, USA: Greenwood Press, p. 174-176 3 p.

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Gaius Servilius Glaucia

Beness, J. L., 2002, From Polis to Empire - The Ancient World c. 800 B.C. - A.D. 500. A Biographical Dictionary. Traver, A. (ed.). Westport, USA: Greenwood Press, p. 171-172 2 p.

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Lucius Appuleius Saturninus

Beness, J. L., 2002, From Polis to Empire - The Ancient World c. 800 B.C. - A.D. 500. A Biographical Dictionary. Traver, A. (ed.). Westport, USA: Greenwood Press, p. 342-343 2 p.

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Marcus Livius Drusus

Beness, J. L., 2002, From Polis to Empire - The Ancient World c. 800 B.C. - A.D. 500. A Biographical Dictionary. Traver, A. (ed.). Westport, USA: Greenwood Press, p. 142-143 2 p.

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Publius Sulpicius Rufus

Beness, J. L., 2002, From Polis to Empire - The Ancient World c. 800 B.C. - A.D. 500. A Biographical Dictionary. Traver, A. (ed.). Westport, USA: Greenwood Press, p. 368-369 2 p.

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Reading Roman women: Sources, genres and real life

Beness, J., 2002, In : Classicum. p. 30-31 2 p.

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Tiberius Sempronius Gracchus

Beness, J. L., 2002, From Polis to Empire - The Ancient World c. 800 B.C. - A.D. 500. A Biographical Dictionary. Traver, A. (ed.). Westport, USA: Greenwood Press, p. 172-174 3 p.

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2001

Engendering the Greek and Roman Past: A General Interest Forum

Hillard, T. & Beness, J., 2001, p. 54-58. 5 p.

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Romans in Upper Egypt in 116 B.C.

Hillard, T. & Beness, J., 2001, In : The Bulletin of the Australian Centre for Egyptology. p. 25-33 9 p.

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The Punishment of the Gracchani and the Execution of C. Villius in 133/132

Beness, J., 2001, In : Antichthon. p. 1-17 17 p.

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The theatricality of the deaths of C. Gracchus and friends

Beness, J. L. & Hillard, T. W., 2001, In : Classical Quarterly. 51, 1, p. 135-140 6 p.

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