Monthly Archives: October 2014

EAGLE 2014 International Conference: The IGCyr | GVCyr corpora

The IGCyr | GVCyr demonstration site is now available. The Inscriptions of Greek Cyrenaica (IGCyr) and the Greek Verse inscriptions of Cyrenaica (GVCyr) are two corpora, the first collecting all the inscriptions of Greek (VII-I centuries B.C.) Cyrenaica, the second … Continue reading

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Medieval and Modern Epigraphy: Epigraphisches Forschungs- und Dokumentationszentrum München

(posted on behalf of Franz-Albrecht Bornschlegel) Read more about Medieval and Modern Epigraphy its ‘state of art‘, and the related Internet service Epigraphisches Forschungs- und Dokumentationszentrum München

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Geographic Information System- A suitable “bridge” between Epigraphy and Archaeology.

Posted on behalf of  Elisa Orlando Archeologist (Postdoc independent researcher) Email: The discovery of new, effective technologies applied both to epigraphy and archaeology seems to prove how closely these two disciplines are linked. Many archaeological and epigraphic studies have emphasized … Continue reading

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Greek and Latin Epigraphy in the Near East (Jordan, Lebanon, Syria): International Symposium – Lyon – February 20th and 21st, 2015

International Symposium in Lyon February 20th and 21st, 2015 Organized by Pierre-Louis Gatier, Julien Aliquot, Jean-Baptiste Yon CNRS, UMR 5189 HiSoMA, Lyon In Jordan, Lebanon and Syria, Greek and Latin epigraphy have experienced a significant development in recent years. Between … Continue reading

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EAGLE 2014 International Conference: The inscription between text and object

What is an inscription? There are different ways to consider what an inscription is: Signifiers on a physical support [linguistic perspective] An artifact bearing text [archeological perspective] A text carved or painted on a durable material to be posted [historical-literary … Continue reading

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Hochtor und Glocknerroute: new book by Ortolf Harl

Ortolf Harl writes to announce his new pubblication: Hochtor und Glocknerroute. Ein hochalpines Passheiligtum und 2000 Jahre Kulturtransfer zwischen Mittelmeer und Mitteleuropa, Österreichisches Archäologisches Institut Sonderschriften 50, 2014. This new book is about the highest situated pagan sanctuaries of the ancient world, located on the famous … Continue reading

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Digital Archive for the Study of pre-Islamic Arabian

Posted on behalf of Annamaria De Santis, Irene Rossi, Daniele Marotta DASI-Digital Archive for the Study of pre-Islamic Arabian inscriptions is an ERC project of the University of Pisa and Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa, directed by Prof. Alessandra Avanzini, … Continue reading

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L’Année épigraphique 2011 published

Mireille CORBIER (, 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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