Author Archives: Gabriel Bodard

Inscribing texts in Byzantium (Oxford, March 18-20)

Byzantine Spring Symposium 2016 Exeter College, Oxford In spite of the striking abundance of extant primary material—over 4000 Greek texts produced in the period between the sixth and fifteenth centuries —Byzantine Epigraphy remains largely uncharted territory, with a reputation for … Continue reading

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E-pigraphia: digital epigraphy conference (April 7, 2016, Madrid)

The next 7th of April, the Uned Tudela, in Spain, with the cooperation of the University of Navarre will held a conference on digital epigraphy in which some exciting projects on that field will be presented, such as: The particular … Continue reading

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EpiDoc Workshop, London, April 11-15, 2016

We invite applications for a 5-day training workshop on digital editing of epigraphic and papyrological texts, to be held in the Institute of Classical Studies, University of London, April 11-15, 2016. The workshop will be taught by Gabriel Bodard (ICS), … Continue reading

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Epigraphic training (École Française de Rome, September 2016)

BANDO PER UN LABORATORIO DI FORMAZIONE IN EPIGRAFIA DEL MONDO ROMANO SUL TEMA “LE CARRIERE AL SERVIZIO DELL’IMPERO” 12-16 SETTEMBRE 2016 École Française de Rome, Piazza Farnese 62 – Roma Sotto il patronato del Comité delle Rencontres franco-italiennes sur l’épigraphie … Continue reading

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Studentship for Ancient History and Epigraphy (Munich)

Scholarship of the Gerda Henkel Foundation and the Elise and Annemarie Jacobi Foundation for Ancient History and Epigraphy at the DAI Munich Thanks to funding by the Gerda Henkel Foundation and the Elise and Annemarie Jacobi Foundation the commission is … Continue reading

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Practical Epigraphy Workshop (Oxford)

Practical Epigraphy Workshop 2016 Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, 21- 23 June The Practical Epigraphy Workshop 2016 will take place from 21 to 23 June at the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford. With the help of expert guidance participants will gain direct experience of … Continue reading

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Ancient history seminar (London): Pontos Euxeinos in and out of the Mediterranean

ANCIENT HISTORY RESEARCH SEMINAR INSTITUTE OF CLASSICAL STUDIES School of Advanced Study, University of London NEITHER EAST NOR WEST: PONTOS EUXEINOS IN AND OUT OF THE MEDITERRANEAN January – March 2016 Senate House All sessions are on Thursday at 4.30pm … Continue reading

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BSR Postgraduate Epigraphy Course: Final call

The BSR Postgraduate Course in Epigraphy returns for a third time from 11-20 July 2016. This course will focus on ‘Inscriptions in Context’ considering epigraphy in both the archaeological, historical, virtual and museum environments in Rome. The course will offer … Continue reading

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CALL FOR PAPERS Colloquium on ‘Roman Provincial Calendars and the Hemerologia’ University College London Monday 4 – Wednesday 6 July 2016 The ERC Advanced Grant Project ‘Calendars in Late Antiquity and the Middle Ages’ is delighted to issue a call … Continue reading

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Oxford Epigraphy Workshop, Michaelmas Term 2015

Oxford Epigraphy Workshop, Michaelmas Term 2015 All meetings at 1.00 in the First Floor Seminar Room, Ioannou Centre, 66 St Giles. Monday, October 19: Supratik Baralay, ‘Aggressive Correspondence: The new letters of Lucius Aemilius Paullus to Gonnoi’ Monday, October 26: … Continue reading

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Corporal Obscenity in Antiquity (Conference, Edinburgh, Oct 23-4 2015)

Call for Papers The Classical Body Split Open: Corporal Obscenity in Antiquity University of Edinburgh 23-24th October 2015 Alongside the well-known and reassuring image of the classical body as represented by its neoclassical reinterpretation, there stands a well-established classical tradition … Continue reading

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Off the beaten track. Epigraphy at borders (Conference, Bari, Italy, Sept 24-25, 2015)

Forwarded on behalf of the organizers: We warmly invite you to the Sixth EAGLE International Event Off the beaten track. Epigraphy at borders, which will take place in Bari from Thursday, September 24 to Friday, September 25, 2015. Hosted by … Continue reading

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Rhoby, Inscriptions in Byzantium and Beyond, open access volume

Andreas Rhoby writes to tell us that his edited volume, Inscriptions in Byzantium and Beyond. Methods – Projects – Case Studies (Veröffentlichungen zur Byzanzforschung Nr. 38), Wien 2015, is available both in print, and some chapters as open access from … Continue reading

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Obituary of Anna Morpurgo-Davies

The Guardian today runs an obituary of Anna Morpurgo-Davies, “Historical linguist who unlocked the secrets of Ancient Greek and Anatolian”, who died about six weeks ago, aged 77. An epigraphist and linguist of Mycenaean and one of the discoverers of … Continue reading

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