Monthly Archives: June 2008

ZPE 164 (2008)

Gregg Schwendner has posted the newly-released table of contents for the latest issue of ZPE (with plenty of epigraphic content, of course).

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Conference: Inscriptions and their uses in Ancient Literature

Conference announcement: Inscriptions and their Uses in Ancient Literature: a conference Department of Classics and Ancient History University of Manchester June 25-26, 2009 This conference aims to explore the possibilities which the literary record of ancient inscriptions offer both to … Continue reading

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Inscriptions as Evidence for Language and Dialect in Ancient Macedonia

Last Saturday, Daniel Tompkins started an interesting discussion on the Classics-L list by asking: What was the language of the ancient Macedonians? … I’d be very interested in hearing about epigraphic remains in geographic Macedonia, and in analyses of them, … Continue reading

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Virtual Seminar on Some Unpublished Inscriptions from Corinth III

This is the third entry in our Virtual Seminar on some Unpublished Inscriptions from Corinth (see post I here and post II here). It will feature our first Latin inscription, which consists in four fragments of buff-colored micaceous marble. Fragment … Continue reading

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BMCR Review of Orlandi, Epigrafia anfiteatrale

Reviewed in BMCR 2008.06.28: Silvia Orlandi, Epigrafia anfiteatrale dell’occidente romano. VI. Roma. Anfiteatri e strutture annesse con una nuova edizione e commento delle iscrizioni del Colosseo. Vetera, 15. Roma: Quasar, 2004. Pp. 600; pls. 28. ISBN 978-88-7140-265-9. €84.00 (pb). Reviewed … Continue reading

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The Son of Suda On Line: a next generation collaborative editing tool (seminar)

From Simon Mahony via the Digital Classicist list: Digital Classicist/Institute of Classical Studies Work-in-Progress Seminar, Summer 2008 Friday 20th June at 16:30, in B3, Stewart House, Senate House, Malet Street, London please note – this is a different room. Stewart … Continue reading

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Instrumenta Inscripta Latina II

Alicia Canto forwarded the following notice, originating with AIEGL, to the inscriptiones-l list: Instrumenta Inscripta Latina II: Akten des 2. Internationalen Kolloquiums, Klagenfurt, 5. – 8. Mai 2005 Herausgegeben von Manfred Hainzmann und Reinhold Wedenig Verlag des Geschichtsvereines für Kärnten … Continue reading

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Inscriptions mineures: conference, Lausanne, June 19-20, 2008

Just seen this announcement for a conference at the University of Lausanne titled “Inscriptions mineures: nouveautés et réflexions”, to be held June 19-20, 2008, as part of the Ductus project: Association internationale pour l’étude des inscriptions mineures. Pour mettre en … Continue reading

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A New Latin Inscription from Gavignano

Jeff Becker just drew my attention to this announcement on Archeoblog: Il giorno 28 maggio 2008 con una brillante operazione, gli uomini del Comando di Tenenza della Guardia di Finanza di Colleferro, agli ordini del Ten. Giancarlo Urciuoli, hanno recuperato … Continue reading

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Virtual Seminar on Some Unpublished Inscriptions from Corinth II

The second posting of our Virtual Seminar features a tantalizing fragment of fine, buff poros limestone coated with a layer of fine stucco, broken on all sides with the back missing. The inscription has register lines that are set 0.011 … Continue reading

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