Alison Futrell

B.S., Anthropology, University of Utah, 1983
M.A. University of California, Berkeley, AHMA, 1986
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, AHMA, 1991
Ph.D. Granted: 
Circles Across the Land: Roman Amphitheaters in a Provincial Context (R.C. Knapp)
afutrell [at] u [dot] arizona [dot] edu

Associate Professor, Department of History at the University of Arizona 

Dissertation: Circles Across the Land: The Amphitheater in the Roman West

Books: Blood in the Arena: The Spectacle of Roman Power, (Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, 1997); 

The Roman Games: A Sourcebook (Oxford, England: Blackwell Publishing, 2006) 

Research Fields: Roman history, material culture, gender and politics, representations of the ancient Mediterranean in popular culture.