Monthly Archives: November 2008

Inscriptions Latines de Narbonnaise – 4 : Épigraphie et informatique

Un colloque consacré à l’épigraphie de la Gaule romaine se tiendra à la Maison Méditerranéenne des Sciences de l’Homme d’Aix-en-Provence les 4 et 5 décembre 2008 (MMSH, 5, rue du Château de l’Horloge, F-13094 Aix-en-Provence). Ce colloque, organisé par le … Continue reading

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Città e territorio, Feb 19-20, 2009, Genova

Circulated by AIEGL: the fourth Incontro Internazionale di Storia Antica in Genoa, titled: Città e territorio: la Liguria e il mondo antico includes a day on each of Greek epigraphy and Roman epigraphy. Giovedì 19 febbraio 2009, ore 15 STORIA … Continue reading

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Postgraduate Training in Epigraphy, Athens, 2009

Circulated by the British School at Athens: POST GRADUATE TRAINING COURSE IN GREEK EPIGRAPHY 14th-28th June 2009 Athens Whether publishing new texts, challenging old ones, or critically analysing editions, this course provides training for historians, archaeologists and textual scholars alike … Continue reading

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A message from AIEGL President Stephen Mitchell

The International association of Greek and Latin Epigraphy has new officers for the period 2008-2012. Angela Donati (Bologna) continues in the office of Secretary-General. Stephen Mitchell (Exeter University, UK) was elected President, with Manfred Schmidt (Berlin Academy) as Vice-President, Christian … Continue reading

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Colloquium in honour of Emil Hübner

Tiempo de Historia reports today, unfortunately at very short notice, that there will be a Colloquium on 19th and 20th November 2008 in Madrid in honour of the 175th anniversary of the birth of the epigrapher Emil Hübner.  Hübner was, … Continue reading

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Syllabic Writing on Cyprus: Cambridge, December 12-13, 2008

Recently announced via Inscriptiones-L (and see conference website): Syllabic Writing on Cyprus and its Context Friday 12th – Saturday 13th December 2008 Faculty of Classics, University of Cambridge This conference brings together scholars working on the syllabic scripts of Bronze … Continue reading

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Epigrafia e archeologia in Campania: Napoli, December 4-5, 2008

Just circulated by AIEGL for Laura Chioffi: Il Mediterraneo e la storia Epigrafia e archeologia in Campania: letture storiche Giovedì 4/12/08 10.15.- saluti prof. Mario De Rosa, Seconda Università di Napoli avv. Gerardo Marotta, Ist. Italiano Studi Filosofici on. Antonio … Continue reading

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Epigraphic Flickr: Cippus of Probus from Tunisia

For some time I’ve been trying to follow the posting of photographs of epigraphic interest to Flickr, the photo-sharing website. Of particular interest (as previously discussed) are the groups Visibile Parlare – Visible Words (Latin) and Visibile Parlare – Visible … Continue reading

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Query: History of Phoenician-Punic Epigraphy

Philip Schmitz writes: I have been asked to prepare a chapter on the history of Phoenician-Punic epigraphy for a volume honoring an important contributor to the field. I would like to include details of human interest pertaining to significant scholars … Continue reading

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Autumn Colloquium of the British Epigraphy Society, 22 November

The theme for the Colloquium is “Inscribed Laws” and the event will be held in Strand Campus Room 2C at King’s College, London (directions to follow).  The programme for the Autumn Colloquium is as follows: 10.30: Coffee & Registration 11.00: … Continue reading

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Epigraphic seminars (a little late)

Two sets of seminars of interest to epigraphers (I’m a little late passing on the first one): Epigraphy North: All students and teaching staff are welcome to this ongoing series of talks on epigraphical subjects. The seminars are particularly useful … Continue reading

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Convegno EAGLE – Electronic Archive of Greek and Latin Epigraphy

Silvia Orlandi has asked me to post notice of the following event: Convegno EAGLE – Electronic Archive of Greek and Latin Epigraphy Epigrafia, informatica e ricerca storica L’Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei Centro Interdisciplinare “Beniamino Segre” Via della Lungara, 10 – … Continue reading

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Epigraphic titles from BMCR, October

From BMCR October 2008: Titles marked by an asterisk are available for review. Qualified volunteers should indicate their interest by a message to classrev@brynmawr.edu, with their last name and requested author in the subject line. They should state their qualifications … Continue reading

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