Ivana Radovanović

Associate Professor
Ph.D., Archaeology, University of Belgrade
Primary office:
785-864-2677
Fraser Hall
Room 616
University of Kansas
1415 Jayhawk Boulevard
Lawrence, KS 66045-7590


Research Areas: prehistoric hunter-gatherers and early food producers, lithics, material culture and belief systems, Europe, the Mediterranean

Education

Ph.D., Archaeology, University of Belgrade

M.A., Archaeology, University of Belgrade

B.A., Archaeology, University of Belgrade

Teaching Interests

  • Archaeology
  • Prehistory
  • Small-scale societies
  • Lithics
  • Symbol systems, mortuary practices, inequality.

Research

Old World prehistory, especially SE Europe; hunter-gatherers in anthropology and archaeology; archaeological method and theory; environmental and social archaeology.

Selected Publications

Bonsall, C. Cook, G. Pickard, C. McSweeney, K. Sayle, K. Bartosiewicz, L. Radovanović, I. Higham, T. Soficaru, A. & Boroneant, A. (2015). Food for Thought: Re-assessing Mesolithic Diets in the Iron Gates. Radiocarbon, 57(4). DOI:10.2458/azu_rc.57.18440

Radovanovic, I. Mandel, R. & Mihailovic, D. (2014). Mesolithic settlement in the Iron Gates region: integrating current archaeological and geoarchaeological evidence. In D. Mihailović (Ed.), Palaeolithic and Mesolithic Research in the Central Balkans (pp. 139-151). Belgrade: Serbian Archaeological Society.

Bonsall, C. Radovanović, I. Roksandic, M. Cook, G. T., Higham, T. & Pickard, C. (2008). Dating Burial Practices and Architecture at Lepenski Vir. In C. Bonsall, V. Boroneant, & I. Radovanović, et al. (Eds.), The Iron Gates in Prehistory: New perspectives (pp. 175-198). Oxford: ArchaeoPress.

Bonsall, C., Vasile, B., & Radovanović, I. (Eds.). (2008). BAR International Series 1893. The Iron Gates in Prehistory : New perspectives. Oxford: Archaeopress. http://lccn.loc.gov/2009358963

Radovanović, I. (2006). Further notes on Mesolithic-Neolithic contacts in the Iron Gates Region and the Central Balkans. Documenta Praehistorica, 33, 107-124. http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/442953656

Bonsall, C. Cook, G. T., Hedges, R. E., Higham, T. F., Pickard, C. & Radovanović, I. (2004). Radiocarbon and Stable Isotope Evidence of Dietary Change from the Mesolithic to the Middle Ages in the Iron Gates: new results from Lepenski Vir. Radiocarbon, 46(1), 293-300. http://apps.webofknowledge.com/InboundService.do?SID=4AAdPX4yc1oQVe4KnvI&product=WOS&UT=000223194200034&SrcApp=EndNoteWeb&DestFail=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.webofknowledge.com&action=retrieve&Init=Yes&SrcAuth=ISIResearchSoft&Func=Frame&customersID=ISIResearchSoft&IsProductCode=Yes&mode=FullRecord

Garašanin, M. & Radovanović, I. (2001). A pot in house 54 at Lepenski Vir I. Antiquity, 75, 118-25. http://apps.webofknowledge.com/InboundService.do?SID=4AAdPX4yc1oQVe4KnvI&product=WOS&UT=000167462700029&SrcApp=EndNoteWeb&DestFail=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.webofknowledge.com&action=retrieve&Init=Yes&SrcAuth=ISIResearchSoft&Func=Frame&customersID=ISIResearchSoft&IsProductCode=Yes&mode=FullRecord

Radovanović, I. (2000). Houses and burials at Lepenski Vir. European Journal of Archaeology, 3(3), 331-350.

Radovanović, I. (1999). Neither person nor beast – dogs in the burial practice in the Iron gates Mesolithic. Documenta Praehisorica, XXVI, 71-87. http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/755101312

Radovanović, I. (1997). The Culture of Lepenski Vir: A Contribution to the Interpretation of its Ideological Aspects. In M. Lazić (Ed.), Antidoron Dragoslavo Srejovic completis LXV annis ad amicis, collegis, discipulis oblatum (pp. 87-93). Belgrade: Center for Archaeological Research.

Radovanović, I. & Voytek, B. (1997). Hunters, Fishers or Farmers: Sedentism, Subsistence and Social Complexity in the Djerdap Mesolithic. Analecta Praehistorica Leidensia, 29, 17-29.

Radovanović, I. (1996). International Monographs in Prehistory, Archaeological Series 11. The Iron Gates Mesolithic, Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press. http://lccn.loc.gov/96049023

Radovanović, I. (1996). Mesolithic-Neolithic Contacts: A Case of the Iron Gates Region. Poročila za raziskovanje paleolitika, neolitika in eneolitika (Review of Paleolithic, Neolithic, and Eneolithic in Slovenia), XXIII, 39-48. http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/444168803

Kozłowski, J. K., & Kozłowski, S. K. (1994). Meso- and Neolithic Sequence from the Odmut Cave, Montenegro (I. Radovanović, Ed.). Warszawa: Wydwnictwa Uniwersytetu Warszawskiego. http://lccn.loc.gov/99179961

Radovanović, I. (1994). A Review of Formal Disposal Areas in the Mesolithic of Europe. Starinar, XLIII-XLIV, 93-102.

Radovanović, I. Kaczanowska, M. Kozłowski, J. K., Pawlikowski, M. & Voytek, B. (1984). The Chipped Stone Industry from Vinča: Excavations 1929-1934. (. & Eds.). Belgrade: Centre for Archaeological Research. http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/455872602

Radovanovic, I. (1981). Padina - Ranoholocenska kremena industrija sa lokaliteta Padina u Djerdapu [Padina - Early Holocene Chipped Stone Industry from the site of Padina in the Iron Gates], Beograd. http://lccn.loc.gov/82204790

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Selected Presentations

Radovanović, I. . (12/31/2015). Correlating climate change and archaeological record in the Iron Gates Mesolithic. 80th SAA Meeting Session; Human Adaptations to Terminal Pleistocene/Early Holocene Environmental Change. San Francisco CA. Available Here

Radovanovic, I. Mandel, R. & Mihailovic, D. . (04/26/2014). Mesolithic settlement in the Iron Gates region: integrating current archaeological and geoarchaeological evidence. SAA 79th Meeting. Austin, TX

Bonsall, C. & Radovanovic, I. . (04/30/2011). Distinguishing between freshwater- and terrestrial-based diets? The case of the Iron Gates Mesolithic. 76th Annual SAA Meeting. Sacramento, CA

Radovanović, I. . (04/30/2007). Early and Middle Holocene small-scale societies research in the Balkans: the case of Lepenski Vir. SAA 72nd Meeting. Austin, TX

Radovanović, I. . (11/30/2006). Further notes on Mesolithic-Neolithic contacts in the Iron Gates Region and the Central Balkans. 13th Neolithic Seminar. University of Ljubljana

Radovanović, I. . (12/31/2004). Archaeological Research Facility, University of California. Berkeley

Radovanović, I. . (12/31/2002). CREES. University of Kansas.

Radovanović, I. . (12/31/2001). Department of Archaeology Research Seminar. The University of Durham.

Radovanović, I. . (12/31/2001). PALMS research seminar. The University of Durham.

Radovanović, I. . (12/31/2000). 7th Neolithic Seminar. University of Ljubljana.

Radovanović, I. . (12/31/2000). Mesolithic International Conference, University of Edinburgh.

Radovanović, I. . (12/31/2000). Research Seminar. University of Sheffield.

Radovanović, I. . (12/31/2000). Research Seminar at the McDonald Institute. University of Cambridge.

Radovanović, I. . (12/31/2000). The Prehistoric Society and the Society of Antiquaries of Newcastle.

Radovanović, I. . (12/31/1999). 6th Neolithic Seminar. University of Ljubljana.

Radovanović, I. . (12/31/1999). Research seminar. University of Cardiff.

Radovanović, I. . (12/31/1999). Research seminar. University of Reading.

Radovanović, I. . (12/31/1999). Research seminar at the Department of Archaeology. University of Durham.

Radovanović, I. . (12/31/1995). Commission XII. V Congress UISPP . Grenoble

Selected Grants

Radovanovic, Ivana, (Principal), Settlement and riparian/inland interaction in the Iron Gates Mesolithic, University of Kansas, $11,236, Submitted 01/15/2014 (07/01/2014 - 06/30/2015) . State of Kansas. Status: Funded.

Radovanović, Ivana, (Principal), University of Kansas travel award, International Program, $1,000, (06/01/2015 - 06/10/2015) . University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded.

Radovanović, Ivana, (Principal), The Hall Center for Humanities Revise and Resubmit Incentive Award, The University of Kansas, Submitted 05/01/2012 (07/15/2012 - 08/15/2012) . University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded.

Radovanović, Ivana, General Research Fund Award, The University of Kansas, Submitted 01/15/2011 (07/01/2011 - 06/30/2012) . University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded.

Radovanović, Ivana, (Principal), Archaeology Program Award, National Science Foundation, (04/01/2011 - 04/30/2012) . Foundation. Status: Funded.

Radovanović, Ivana, (Principal), Development of Web Based/Long Distance Learning Course Award, The University of Kansas, - 08/31/2008) . University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded.

Radovanović, Ivana, (Principal), General Research Fund Award, The University of Kansas, (06/01/2005 - 07/15/2005) . University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded.

Radovanović, Ivana, (Principal), The Hall Center for Humanities Fellowship, The University of Kansas, (08/01/2004 - 12/31/2004) . Status: Funded.

Radovanović, Ivana, (Principal), General Research Fund Award, The University of Kansas, - 12/31/2003) . University (KU or KUMC). Status: Funded.

Radovanović, Ivana, (Principal), Visiting Scholar Grant, The Cotsen Institute of Archaeology UCLA, (01/01/2000 - 12/31/2001) . Other University. Status: Funded.

Radovanović, Ivana, (Principal), The Leverhulme Grant for Visiting Professors from Abroad at the Department of Archaeology, University of Durham, UK, (04/01/2000 - 04/15/2001) . Foreign (company, govt, agencies, etc.). Status: Funded.

Radovanović, Ivana, (Principal), Postdoctoral Research award, The Getty Foundation, (06/01/1999 - 04/01/2000) . Foundation. Status: Funded.

Radovanović, Ivana, (Principal), The British Academy Visiting Professorship Award, The University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK, (04/01/1999 - 05/31/1999) . Other University. Status: Funded.

Courses Recently Taught

  • Prehistory of Art
  • Current Archaeology
  • Prehistory of Europe
  • Mortuary Practices in the Archaeological Record

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