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Steven Kangas


Senior Lecturer
Prehistoric & Ancient
Ph.D. Brandeis University, 1994
B.A. University of Arizona

Courses Taught at Dartmouth

  • Art History 1, Introduction to Art History I
  • Art History 20, Art of Ancient Egypt and the Ancient Near East
  • Art History 21, Art of Greece, Prehistoric to Classical

Steven Kangas also teaches courses in the Jewish Studies Program

Special Interests

Prehistoric art; Symbolism and ritual in the Neolithic period in the Near East; Archaeological excavation in Israel.

Selected Publications

  • Assyrian Reliefs at Dartmouth College: A Cultural Biography (Hanover, NH: Hood Museum of Art and University Press of New England, 2010), ed. with Ada Cohen.
  • Nigel Goring-Morris, Steven Kangas, et al., "The 1997 Season of Excavations at the Mortuary Site of Kfar Hahoresh, Galilee, Israel." Neo-Lithics 3 (1998).

Last Updated: 2/4/10