Margarita Nazou

IKY Post-doctoral Researcher, Institute of Historical Studies, National Hellenic Research Foundation

Aegean prehistoric ceramicsIsland studies

Email : mnazou@eie.gr See my CV on Academia

Research Posts since PhD

  • 2020-2022: IKY Post-doctoral Research, Institute of Historical Studies, National Hellenic Research Foundation (Greece). Research Project: The excavations of the French School of Athens on Delos and the transformation of Mykonian society (1873-1914) - Advisor: Dimitrios Dimitropoulos.

  • 2016-2019: M0VE-IN Louvain Post-doc fellow, Université Catholique de Louvain (Belgium). Research Project: Underground Mycenaeans: the archaeology of the prehistoric mining community of Thorikos (Attica, Greece) - Advisor: Jan Driessen.

  • 2015-2016: IPEP Post-doctoral Researcher, Department of Archaeology, Bochum University (Germany).

  • 2014-2015: IPEP Post-doctoral Researcher, Department of Archaeology, Ghent University (Belgium).

Education

Research topics

  • Prehistoric pottery, survey archaeology,

  • Cycladic history and archaeology,

  • Archival research and history of archaeology

Field projects

Choice of publications/conferences (5 max.)

  • Nazou, M. (2020) ‘Just a longboat ride away: maritime interaction in the southern Aegean Sea during the Final Neolithic Period’, Shima: The International Journal of Research into Island Cultures 14 (1): 152-171. Available online at https://shimajournal.org/issues/v14n1/11.-Nazou-Shima-v14n1.pdf

  • Nazou, M. (2018). ‘The end of the Neolithic in Eastern Attica: new data from Kontra Gliate (KiaphaThiti) and Thorikos Mine 3’, in S. Dietz, F. Mavridis, Z. Tancosić and T. Takaoğlu (eds.) Communities in Transition: The Circum-Aegean Later Neolithic Stages (ca. 5000/4800-3200/3000 BC), Proceedings of an International Conference held in Athens (7-9 June 2013). Proceedings and Monographs of the Danish Institute at Athens, 289-295. Oxford: Oxbow.

  • Nazou, M. (2017). ‘Euboean connections with Attica and Kea: a view from Final Neolithic and Early Bronze Age pottery’, in Z. Tancosić, M. Kosma and F. Mavridis (eds.) An Island Between Two Worlds: The Archaeology of Euboea from Prehistoric to Byzantine Times, Proceedings of an International Conference held in Eretria (12-14 July 2013), 111-120. Papers and Monographs from the Norwegian Institute at Athens 6. Athens: Norwegian Institute at Athens.

  • Docter, R., Monsieur, P., Nazou, M., van de Put, W. and K. van Gelder (2010). ‘Thorikos: a picture in pottery’, in P. Iossif (ed.) All that glitters...The Belgian Contribution to Greek Numismatics, 44-51. Athens: Belgian School at Athens.

  • Nazou, M. (2010). ‘Grey areas in past maritime identity? The case of Final Neolithic –Early Bronze Age Attica (Greece) and the surrounding islands’, Shima: The International Journal of Research into Island Cultures 4 (1): 3-15. Available online at https://shimajournal.org/issues/v4n1/d.-Nazou-Shima-v4n1-3-15.pdf