Daniel Pioske (Georgia Southern University), has been kind enough to pass on to me a very interesting article that he just published on the Gath of the Philistines in the Book of Samuel. Well worth reading!
The details of the article are:
Pioske, D. 2018. Material Culture and Making Visible: On the Portrayal of Philistine Gath in the Book of Samuel. Journal for the Study of the Old Testament 43(1): 3–27.