Mapping Tartaros: Observation, Inference, and Belief in Ancient Greek and Roman Accounts of Karst Terrain, co authored with Cindy Clendenon

View looking out from a cave, a print by Edward Dodwell
Catherine Connors and Cindy Clendenon, "Mapping Tartaros: Observation, Inference, and Belief in Ancient Greek and Roman Accounts of Karst Terrain," Classical Antiquity 35.2, 147-188

Co-authored with Cindy Clendenon, this article argues that Greek and Roman myths of the underworld display a robust observational awareness of the distinctive karst geomorphology found in the Greek and Roman world. 

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