Regional Epigraphic Cultures Across the Ancient Wider Mediterranean (May 11, 2021)

Forwarded for Ilaria Bultrighini and Irene Salvo

We would like to invite you to the next Epigraphic Conversation hosted by the British Epigraphy Society on ‘Regional Epigraphic Cultures Across the Ancient Wider Mediterranean’ (

The Conversation will take place on Tuesday, 11 May 2021, 3–5 pm (UK summer time) on Zoom.

Speakers & topics:

Dan Socaciu (Liverpool) and Benjamin Cartlidge (Oxford): The roles and functions of text in the Urartian state

Rostislav Oreshko (Leiden; Harvard Center for Hellenic Studies): Language, society and cultural contact in Lydia in the 5th-4th centuries BC: an epigraphic perspective

Emanuela Borgia (Sapienza, Rome): Inscriptions from Hadrian’s Wall in Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery Trust (Carlisle): local identities and Roman influences

Organisers: Ilaria Bultrighini ( & Irene Salvo (

Please register using the following link:

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