Monthly Archives: November 2009

Job at LGPN

Robert Parker writes: The Lexicon of Greek Personal Names is seeking to appoint a Researcher for a full-time, two-year fixed term post. The project is funded by an Arts and Humanities Research Council Grant. The postholder must be educated to … Continue reading

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Short reports from BES Autumn Meeting

Reports given at British Epigraphy Society Autumn Meeting, November 21, 2009. (Brief summary by Gabriel Bodard) 1) Nicholas Milner on recent work at Oinoanda Nicholas reported on the ongoing epigraphic work at the Oinoanda excavations (where he has been resposible … Continue reading

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Silvia Ferrara, ‘Writing in Cypro-Minoan: Beyond decipherment’

Paper presented at British Epigraphy Society Autumn Meeting. (Brief report by Gabriel Bodard) Writing in Cypro-Minoan: Beyond Decipherment. Silvia Ferrara, Oxford,  November 21, 2009 In this paper, Ferrara introduced the audience to problems in the decipherment and interpretation of inscriptions … Continue reading

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Processes in the Making of Roman Inscriptions by Richard Grasby

PROCESSES IN THE MAKING OF ROMAN INSCRIPTIONS STUDIES BY R.D. GRASBY: SEPTEMBER 2009 The Studies present inscriptions at various stages of their making from draft text to carefully constructed letters set out on the stone itself, brush painted and carved. … Continue reading

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Epigraphy and the Greek Historian (London, Spring 2010)

EPIGRAPHY AND THE GREEK HISTORIAN Institute for Classical Studies Ancient History Seminar Thursdays at 4.30 pm G 22/26 South Block, Senate House Spring term 2010 Organiser: Christy Constantakopoulou (Birkbeck) 14 January Graham Oliver (Liverpool) Destroying inscriptions: the authorised and … Continue reading

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Zur Neubesetzung einer IT-Mitarbeiterstelle an der Forschungsstelle Epigraphische Datenbank Heidelberg (EDH) sucht die Heidelberger Akademie der Wissenschaften (HAW) zum 1. Januar 2010 zunächst befristet für zwei Jahre (mit der Möglichkeit der Verlängerung) eine/n Technische/n Anwendungsbetreuer/in / Technical Application Owner (halbtags) … Continue reading

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CSAD blog

Caillan Davenport reports: The Centre for the Study of Ancient Documents (CSAD) at Oxford University has started a new blog to update students, scholars and the general public on the centre’s research projects.

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Seminar in Cassino on Law and Economy

Dates: 3-4 December. Organizer: Manuela Mari Diritto ed economia nella Grecia antica. Norme e riflessione giuridica su proprietà, transazioni, scambi commerciali. Incontro di studi. Università di Cassino Aula Magna – Facoltà di Ingegneria – via G. Di Biasio, 43 – … Continue reading

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Practical Epigraphy Workshop 2010

22-24th June 2010, Great North Museum, Newcastle A Practical Epigraphy Workshop is taking place for those who are interested in developing hands-on skills in working with epigraphic material. The workshop is aimed at graduate students, but other interested parties are … Continue reading

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