Peter Linenthal

The Kushan Mystique

This new book by scholar David Jongeward deserves a wide audience. It is an unusual combination of a memoir about ...
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Robert Bracey on King Huvishka’s Gold Coinage

Discussing details on the gold coinage of the Kushan king Huvishka, Robert Bracey shows how aspects of coin design, minting, ...
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Kirkus Reviews on ‘Jaya’

A nice review from Kirkus:  Young Jaya’s mother has been summoned to King Kanishka’s palace to bake her famous apricot cake ...
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‘Jaya’: Author/Illustrator’s History

An article in the Nov 25 San Francisco Examiner by Denise Sullivan describes Peter Linenthal's involvement in history, both local and global. ...
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‘The Global Connections of Gandharan Art’ Coming to Oxford in March 2019

The University of Oxford's 2019 International Workshop through their Gandhara Connections project will focus on how the art of ancient Gandhara connects to ...
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Is China’s Current ‘Belt & Road Initiative’ the New Silk Road?

Click on the map above to read article in The Guardian.
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Happy New Year!

My husband Philip Anasovich and I visited Angkor Tom in Cambodia earlier this month. This 12th century Buddhist temple, the Bayon, ...
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Kurt Behrendt: The Buddha and the Gandharan Classical Tradition

Kurt Behrendt is Associate Curator of South Asian Art at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and an authority on ancient ...
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‘Jaya’ at Angkor Wat

I visited Angkor Wat and Angkor Tom in Cambodia recently with my husband, Philip Anasovich. We had an excellent guide, ...
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Important New Book on Gandhara

Elisabeth Errington's new book from the British Museum, 'Charles Masson and the Buddhist Sites of Afghanistan', could change the way we look at ...
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