Monthly Archives: April 2007

Epigraphy in Hesperia 76.1

Noted by way of the Blegen Library News blog (but not seen yet) in the latest edition of Hesperia: L. Gawlinski, “The Athenian Calendar of Sacrifices: A New Fragment from the Athenian Agora,” Hesperia 76.1 (Jan-Mar 2007), 37ff., DOI 10.5555/hesp.76.1.37, … Continue reading

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Inscriptions from Thessaloniki

Since it seems not to have reached the libraries yet, let me signal the following publication (in Greek, with a summary in German): Pantelis M. Nigdelis, Ἐπιγραφικὰ Θεσσαλονίκεια. Συμβολὴ στὴν πολιτικὴ καὶ κοινωνικὴ ἱστορία τῆς ἀρχαίας Θεσσαλονίκης, Thessaloniki: University Studio … Continue reading

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Genius Loci: Storia e antologia della letteratura latina

Announcement circulated by AIEGL; this publication apparently makes frequent reference to epigraphic evidence: M. Mortarino, M. Reali, G. Turazza, Genius loci. Storia e antologia della letteratura latina, 3 volumi, Loescher, Torino, 2007. Il link sottostante rimanda alla pagina di presentazione … Continue reading

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Epigraphy in BASOR 345 (February 2007)

The latest issue (345: February 2007) of the Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research is devoted to epigraphic matters. The table of contents (pdf) lists the following articles: Ryan Byrne, “The Refuge of Scribalism in Iron I Palestine,” … Continue reading

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Zu einer Inschrift auf Thasos

Gregg Schwenderer alerts us via What’s New in Papyrology to the following article (not seen by me): Wolfgang Luppe, “Zu einer Inschrift auf Thasos,” Archiv für Papyrusforschung 52.2 (2006), 133-134.

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Epigraphische Sommerakademie: Berlin, 30. Juli – 3. August 2007

Announced today via AIEGL, the Epigraphy Summer School in Berlin: Die internationale Sommerakademie richtet sich an fortgeschrittene Studierende sowie an Doktorandinnen und Doktoranden der Alten Geschichte und der benachbarten altertumswissenschaftlichen und historischen Fächer. Sie soll der Vertiefung der Kompetenzen von … Continue reading

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New Acquisitions: ASCSA/BSA

The Ambrosia Union Catalog of the libraries of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens and the British School at Athens facilitates searches for recently acquired works of interest. The following list (for March 2007) was assembled (using the … Continue reading

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Αρχαία graffiti από την Αφροδισιάδα

A lecture, just past, in Athens: Διάλεξη του Καθηγητή κ. Αγγελου Χανιώτη: “Αρχαία graffiti από την Αφροδισιάδα”, Museum of Cycladic Art (Athens), Monday, 16 April 2007, 7-9 p.m. Notice by way of the online events listing of the British School … Continue reading

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New Acquisitions at Cincinnati

Jacquelene Riley has posted a list of New Acquisitions (March 2007) by the Burnam Classical Library at the University of Cincinnati. As usual, this list contains much of interest. The most obviously epigraphic of the titles are glossed below: Luigi … Continue reading

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FERCAN Programme Announced

In an AIEGL announcement today, the 2007 FERCAN (Fontes Epigraphici Religionum Celticarum ANtiquarum) conference programme was announced (in PDF form). I don’t see this information online anywhere, so I have copied the entire programme into the full version of this … Continue reading

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Finds from the Thessaloniki metro

As expected, the ongoing work for the construction of the Thessaloniki metro already yields important archaeological finds. Among the finds of the eastern cemetary of the ancient city, the Greek press reports a funerary stele with the inscription Ἐπιθέρσης Φίλωνος … Continue reading

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New publication: Hiberia-Italia. Italia-Hiberia (ed. Cisalpino)

News (and an invitation) from AIEGL: L’Ambasciatore di Spagna presso la Santa Sede e il Direttore dell’Escuela Española de Historia y Arqueología en Roma hanno l’onore di invitarLa alla presentazione del volume Hiberia-Italia. Italia-Hiberia (ed. Cisalpino) a cura di Antonio … Continue reading

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Epigraphy in Arctos, vol. 40 (2006)

Items of epigraphical interest in the recent volume of Arctos (Acta philologica Fennica): – Luca Maurizi: C. Salvius Liberalis Nonius Bassus. Un monumento equestre ad Urbs Salvia? (pp. 65–83) – Fabrice Poli: Une inscription latine inédite d’Auch (pp. 85–90) – … Continue reading

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Review of Mattingly, An Imperial Possession

Reviewed in BMCR 2007.04.22 (although not an epigraphic work itself, inscriptions and evidence from inscriptions are, as one would expect, discussed in several places): David Mattingly, An Imperial Possession: Britain in the Roman Empire. London: Penguin, 2006. Pp. 622. ISBN … Continue reading

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Reviewed: Brélaz, La sécurité publique en Asie Mineure

Reviewed in BMCR 2007.04.15: Cédric Brélaz, La sécurité publique en Asie Mineure sous le Principat (Ier-IIIème s. ap. J.-C.). Basel: Schwabe, 2005. Pp. xii, 530. ISBN 3-7965-2200-9. €82.50. Reviewed by Thomas Corsten, University of Heidelberg (thomas.corsten@urz.uni-heidelberg.de) Word count: 2023 words

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