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  • Frischer, B., 2013. “Introduction with Remarks on Digital Restoration of the Richmond Caligula and Its Methodological Implications,” in Papers of the NEH Symposium “Caligula 3D,” Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, Virginia, Dec. 4, 2011. View Document
  • Helling, H., Steinmetz, C., Solomon, E., and Frischer, B. 2011, “The Port Royal Project. A Case Study in the Use of VR Technology for the Recontextualization of Archaeological Artifacts and Building Remains in a Museum Setting,” presented at CAA2004, Prato, Italy, April 13-16, 2004; published in On the Road to Reconstructing the Past. Proceedings of CAA 2008 Budapest, edited by E. Jerem, F. Redo, V. Szevenenyi (Archaeolingua, Budapest). View Document
  • Dylla, Kimberly, Bernard Frischer et al., 2010. “Rome Reborn 2.0: A Case Study of Virtual City Reconstruction Using Procedural Modeling Techniques,” in CAA 2009. Making History Interactive. 37th Proceedings of the CAA Conference March 22-26, 2009, Williamsburg, Virginia (Archaeopress: Oxford) 62-66. View Document
  • Frischer, B., 2008. “From Digital Illustration to Digital Heuristics,” in Beyond Illustration: 2D and 3D Digital Technologies as Tools for Discovery in Archaeology, edited by Bernard Frischer and Anastasia Dakouri-Hild, BAR International Series 1805 (Oxford) v-xxiv. View Document
  • Gutierrez, D., B. Frischer, E. Cerezo, F. Seron. “AI and Virtual Crowds: Populating the Colosseum,” Journal of Cultural Heritage 8(2), 2007. View Document
  • Frischer, B. and P. Stinson, 2007. “The Importance of Scientific Authentication and a Formal Visual Language in Virtual Models of Archaeological Sites: The Case of the House of Augustus and Villa of the Mysteries,” in Interpreting The Past: Heritage, New Technologies and Local Development. Sponsored by Flemish Heritage Institute, Provincial Archaeological Museum Ename, Province of East Flanders, Ename Center for Public Archaeology and Heritage Presentation. Proceedings of the Conference on Authenticity, Intellectual Integrity and Sustainable Development of the Public Presentation of Archaeological and Historical Sites and Landscapes Ghent, East-Flanders 11-13 September 2002. View Document
  • Frischer, B., 2007.”The ‘Grand Compromise’: A Hybrid Approach to Solving the Problem of Looted Art,” paper presented at The 11th International Congress on ‘Cultural Heritage and New Technologies’ under the Patronage of UNESCO, Vienna, Austria, October 20, 2006. View Document
  • Frischer, B., Crawford, J. and De Simone, M., editors. The Horace’s Villa Project 1997-2003 (2006). Available through the ACLS Humanities E-Book Archive: View Document (requires subscription to the Humanities E-Book Project) .
  • Frischer, B., 2005. “New Directions for Cultural Virtual Reality: A Global Strategy for Archiving, Serving, and Exhibiting 3D Computer Models of Cultural Heritage Sites,” Proceedings of the Conference Virtual Retrospect 2005 (Bordeaux) 168-175. View Document
  • Guidi, G., B. Frischer, et al., 2005. “Virtualizing Ancient Rome: 3D Acquisition and Modeling of a Large Plaster-of-Paris Model of Imperial Rome,” Videometrics VIII, edited by J.-Angelo Beraldin, Sabry F. El-Hakim, Armin Gruen, James S. Walton, 18-20 January 2005, San Jose, California, USA, SPIE,  vol. 5665, 119-133. View Document
  • Frischer, B., 2005. “The Digital Roman Forum Project: Remediating the Traditions of Roman Topography, in Acts of the 2nd Italy-United States Workshop, Rome, Italy, November 3-5, 2003, Berkeley, USA, May, 2005 edited by M. Forte, BAR International Series 1379 (Oxford 2005) 9-21. View Document
  • Frischer, B., 2005. “The Ultimate Internet Cafe. Reflections of a Practicing Digital Humanist about Designing a Future for the Research Library in the Digital Age,” in Library as Place. Rethinking Roles, Rethinking Space, Council on Library and Information Resources  publication nr. 129 (Washington, DC) 41-55. Available online at:
  • Frischer, B., 2004. “Mission and Recent Projects of the UCLA Cultural Virtual Reality Laboratory,” in Proceedings of the Conference Virtual Retrospect 2003, Biarritz, France 6-7 November 2003, edited by R. Vergnieux and C. Delevoie, 65-76. View Document
  • Frischer, B. et al., 2003. “The Digital Roman Forum Project of the UCLA Cultural Virtual Reality Laboratory,” International Archives
    of Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences
    , vol. 34, part 5/W10, edited by A. Gruen, S. Murai, J. Niederost, F. Remondino. View Document
  • Frischer, B., 2003.  “Mission and Recent Projects of the UCLA Cultural Virtual Reality Laboratory,” Virtual Retrospect 2003, 65-74. View Document
  • Frischer, B. et al., 2002. “From CVR to CVRO. The Past, Present, and Future of Cultural Virtual Reality,” by B. Frischer, F. Niccolucci, N. Ryan, J. Barcel, Proceedings of VAST 2000, ed. F. Niccolucci, British Archaeological Reports 834 (ArcheoPress, Oxford) 7-18. View Document
  • Frischer, B., 2001. “Ramsay’s ‘Enquiry’: Text and Context,” in Allan Ramsay and the Search for Horace’s Villa, edited by B.D. Frischer and I.G. Brown (Ashgate, Aldershot) 73-107. View Document
  • Frischer, B. et al. 2000.”Virtual Reality and Ancient Rome: The UCLA Cultural VR Lab’s Santa Maria Maggiore Project,” by B. Frischer, D. Favro, P. Liverani, S. De Blaauw, D. Favro, D. Abernathy, Virtual Reality in Archaeology, British Archaeological Reports International Series
    S 843, ed. J. A. Barcelo, M. Forte, and D. H. Sanders (ArcheoPress, Oxford) 155-162. View Document
  • Frischer, B., Andersen, R.,  Burstein, S., Crawford, J.,  Gallucci, R.,  Gowing, A.,  Guthrie, D., Haslam, M., Holmes, D.,  Rudich, V., Sherk, R., Taylor, A.,  Tweedie, F.,  Vine, B., 1999. “Word-Order Transference between Latin and Greek: The Relative Position of the Accusative Direct Object and the Governing Verb in Cassius Dio and Other Greek and Roman Prose Authors,”View Document
  • Tweedie, F. J., Frischer, B., 1999. “The Analysis of Classical Greek and Latin Compositional Word-Order Data, The Journal of Quantitative Linguistics 6: 1-13. View Document
  • Frischer, B., 1998. “Notes on the First Excavation of Horace’s Villa near Licenza (Roma) by the Baron de Saint’Odile,” in Roma, Magistra Mundi. Itineraria culturae medievalis. Mélanges offerts au Père L. E. Boyle à l’occasion de son 75e anniversaire. Fédération Internationale des Instituts d’Études du Moyen Âge, ed. >J. Hamesse (Louvain L-Neuve) 265-289. View Document
  • Tse, E., Tweedie, F. J., Frischer, B., 1998. “Unravelling the Purple Thread: Function Word Variability and the Scriptores Historiae Augustae, Literary and Linguistic Computing13: 141-149. View Document
  • Frischer, B. “ Rezeptionsgeschichte  and Interpretation: The Quarrel of Antonio Riccoboni and Nicolò Cologno about the Structure of Horace’s Ars Poetica,” in Helmut Krasser and Ernst A. Schmit (editors), Zeitgenosse Horaz. Der Dichter und seine Leser seit zwei Jahrtausenden (Tübingen 1996) 68-116. View Document
  • Frischer, B., 1996. “How To Do Things With Words/Stop: Two Studies on the Historia Augusta and Cicero’s Orations,” Papers from the Seventh International Colloquium on Latin Linguistics, Jerusalem, April 19-23, 1993, in the Innsbrucker Beiträge zur Sprachwissenschaft. ed. H. Rosén (Innsbruck) 585-599. View Document
  • Frischer, B.,  1995.”Horace and the End of Renaissance Humanism in Italy: Quarrels, Religious Correctness, Nationalism, and Academic Protectionism,” in Horace 2000 Years. Arethusa 28, 265-288. View Document
  • Frischer, B., 1991. Shifting Paradigms. New Approaches to Horace’s Ars Poetica, APA American Classical Studies, nr. 27 (Oxford University Press). View Document
  • Frischer, B., 1987. “Classics and Computing at UCLA and in the Profession,” Papers of the UCLA Conference on Classics and Computing, Los Angeles, July 19-20, 1986, edited by B. Frischer, Favonius Supplementary Volume 1:7-14. View Document
  • Frischer, B., 1984. “Horace and the Monuments: A New Interpretation of the Archytas Ode (c.1.28),” Harvard Studies in Classical Philology 88: 71-102. View Document
  • Frischer, B., 1983a. “A Socio-Psychological and Semiotic Analysis of Epicurus’ Portrait,” Arethusa 16: 247-266. View Document
  • Frischer, B., 1983b. “Inceptive Quoque and the Introduction Medias in Res,” Glotta 61: 236-51. View Document
  • Frischer, B., 1982-83. “Monumenta et Arae Honoris Virtutisque Causa: Evidence of Memorials for Roman Civic Heroes,” Bullettino della Commissione Archeologica di Roma 88: 51-86 + 7 plates. View Document
  • Frischer, B., 1982. The Sculpted Word. Epicureanism and Philosophical Recruitment in Ancient Greece (Berkeley and Los Angeles; second edition published by the Humanities E-Book Project, 2006). View Second Edition (requires subscription to the Humanities E-Book Project)
  • Frischer, B. “Concordia Discors and Characterization in Euripides’ Hippolytus,” Greek, Roman, and Byzantine Studies 11 (1970) 85-100. View Document



  • Interview by Jessica Hughes of Classics Confidential on Rome Reborn, October 16, 2011.
  • Podcast of an interview by Jeff Guin (National Center for Preservation Technology and Training, National Park Service, USA), February 28, 2010 at the conference “Technology Preserves” at Texas A&M.
  • Podcast of an interview by Gerry Bayne (EDUCAUSE), January 25, 2010. This interview is provided courtesy of CNI and was recorded at their 2009 Fall Task Force Meeting in Washington, D.C.
  • Interview on German Public Radio: “Google Earth instead of Trowel and Brush: Archaeologists Discover the Appeal of Computer Tools.” April 5, 2007.  (Transcript of original broadcast in German; English translation.


  • Lecture given April 2, 2015 at the annual meeting of Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology (CAA), held in Siena, Italy on “Recent Projects of the Virtual World Heritage Laboratory: Roselle, Cosa, Atzompa.”