Marie-Louise B. Nosch has studied ancient history in universities in France and Italy. She holds her Ph.D. from the University of Salzburg, Austria. Her main research topic is Linear B inscription and the administration of Mycenaean textile production in palace economies. This had lead to investigations of Bronze Age textile production in domestic and nondomestic contexts in the Aegean, and to analyses of Greek textile terminologies in the second and first millenium B.C.E. Since 2005 she has directed the interdisciplinary Danish National Research Foundation’s Centre for Textile Research. She is also a research professor at the University of Copenhagen, Denmark.