The Nocturnal Urban Landscape and Lightscape of Ancient Cities
Conceptualizing What Households Do
Without electrical lighting to guide the way, our ancestors in the ancient world experienced night very differently than we do today.
Life After Dark in the Ancient World
Empirical Approaches to Mesoamerican Archaeology
Nancy Gonlin is a Mesoamerican archaeologist who specializes in daily and nightly practices, household studies, and inequality. She is editor-in-chief of Ancient Mesoamerica, and her publications include the coedited volumes Commoner Ritual and Ideology in Ancient Mesoamerica, Ancient Households of the Americas, Human Adaptation in Ancient Mesoamerica and Archaeology of the Night. She is coauthor of Copán: The Rise and Fall of an Ancient Maya Kingdom and The Archaeology of Native North America, 2nd ed. Gonlin is a professor of anthropology at Bellevue College in Washington.