Author Archives: Tom Elliott

About Tom Elliott

Tom is Associate Director for Digital Programs and Senior Research Scholar at the Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, New York University. Tom holds an undergraduate degree in Computer Science from Duke University and a Ph.D. in Ancient History from UNC. His master's thesis treated a class of late Roman census documents from the Aegean islands and Asia Minor. His dissertation assembled and analyzed the epigraphic evidence for boundary disputes in the early Roman empire.

Summer Workshop on Ancient Greek Graffiti

From Rebecca Benefiel: We are pleased to announce, as part of the Ancient Graffiti Project, a hands-on workshop digitizing ancient Greek graffiti, to take place August 2-7, 2015, hosted at the Center for Hellenic Studies, in Washington DC. The Ancient … Continue reading

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HEp 19 for 2010 Published

Volume 19 of Hispania Epigraphica (ISSN 1132-6875; ISSN-e 1988-2424), covering the Iberian epigraphic harvest of 2010, has just been posted as a series of PDF files on the Revistas Científicas Complutenses website. According to the preface by Isabel Velázquez and Joaquín … Continue reading

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L’Année épigraphique 2011 published

Mireille CORBIER (corbier@msh-paris.fr), director of L’Année épigraphique (Paris), writes to announce: L’Année épigraphique 2011 (containing 1811 entries, and 946 pages including 206 pages of index) was published in August, 2014, and is now available. Orders should be sent to Presses … Continue reading

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EAGLE 2014 International Conference

International Conference on Information Technologies for Epigraphy and Digital Cultural Heritage in the Ancient World September 29-30 and October 1, 2014 École Normale Supérieure Collège de France Chaire Religion, institutions et société de la Rome antique Paris, France

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Workshop on ancient wall-inscriptions

From Rebecca Benefiel by way of Laura Gawlinski for ASGLE: The Herculaneum Graffiti Project is pleased to announce its inaugural field program to take place on-site in Herculaneum June 18-27, 2014. Participants will receive hands-on training in studying, measuring, photographing … Continue reading

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Rupestral Inscriptions in the Greek World

From Laura Gawlinksi on behalf of ASGLE: Tomorrow (March 14) is the Open Meeting of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens. In addition to a summary of recent work done by the School, there will also be a … Continue reading

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CFP: EAGLE 2014 International Conference (Paris 2014)

Posted by request: EAGLE 2014 International Conference on Information Technologies for Epigraphy and Digital Cultural Heritage in the Ancient World September 29-30 and October 1, 2014 Paris, France EAGLE 2014 International Conference on Information Technologies for Epigraphy and Digital Cultural … Continue reading

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AIEGL Call for a Virtual General Assembly

The following notice, which was recently emailed to current members of the Association Internationale d’Épigraphie Grecque et Latine is reposted here with the permission of AIEGL President Manfred G. Schmidt. In accordance with Article 6.i of the statutes of AIEGL, … Continue reading

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Published: Ronald Stroud’s Corinth XVIII.6: The Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore: The Inscriptions

Andrew Reinhard writes to announce: The recent publication of Ronald Stroud’s Corinth XVIII.6: The Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore: The Inscriptions. This is the final planned Corinth monograph on inscriptions from the excavations in the sanctuary. Info about the book … Continue reading

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A New Monumental Latin Inscription at ‘Ayn Gharandal (Ancient Arieldela), Jordan

The ASOR Blog is reporting the discovery, in clear stratigraphic context at the main gate of the Roman fort at ‘Ayn Gharandal in Jordan, of an intact monumental inscription of Tetrarchic date (titulature). Excavated by Dr. Carrie Duncan (University of … Continue reading

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Medieval Inscriptions from Florence, and a Blog

Tommaso Gramigni writes to alert us to the publication of a catalogue of medieval inscriptions from Florence and its surroundings, which derives from his PhD research at University of Florence. It is presently openly available online (PDF) and will soon appear … Continue reading

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14th International Congress of Greek and Latin Epigraphy, Berlin 27-31 August 2012

From Stephen Mitchell: The 14th International Epigraphy Congress (www.congressus2012.de) fittingly marked the continued importance of Berlin as a major center of epigraphic scholarship.  The introductory lecture, given by Professor Stefan Rebenich (University of Bern), traced the history of the two … Continue reading

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Two New Fascicles of David French’s Corpus of the Milestones of Roman Asia Minor

From Stephen Mitchell: The British Institute at Ankara has published two new fascicles of David French’s Corpus of the Milestones of Roman Asia Minor as PDF files on the Internet, from which they can be downloaded without charge. They are available on the web-site … Continue reading

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CIEGL 2012 Begins

The Fourteenth International Congress of Greek and Latin Epigraphy opened last night in the great “Auditorium Maximum” of the Humboldt University in Berlin. The well-attended opening plenary session began with a series of welcoming remarks by Werner Eck (Chairman of the … Continue reading

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L’Année épigraphique 2009 available

Mireille CORBIER, directeur de L’Année épigraphique (Paris), fait savoir que L’Année épigraphique 2009 (1838 notices, 876 pages dont 177 pages d’index) est parue en août 2012. Les commandes doivent être adressées aux Presses Universitaires de France : revues@puf.com Mireille CORBIER, … Continue reading

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