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Ottavo Seminario Avanzato di Epigrafia Greca

Posted on behalf of Massimo Nafissi and Emilio Rosamilia Massimo Nafissi and Emilio Rosamilia (Università degli Studi di Perugia) would like to bring to your attention the following conference that will take place in Perugia on January 12-14, 2023. Attendance … Continue reading

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GEPHYRA 22, 2021 published

GEPHYRA 22, 2021 – Table of Contents Bischof Eustathios im Paradies: Eine Kirche und ihr Stifter im kappadokischen Parnassos – Melih ARSLAN,  Philipp PILHOFER,  Yavuz YEĞİN  Eine lykische Opferformel – Diether SCHÜRR Surveiller le territoire des cités d’Asie mineure aux époques hellénistique … Continue reading

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Funerary inscription from Pompeii

A story that’s made a few papers this morning (e.g. The Guardian) about a startlingly intact body in a tomb at the Porta di Sarno in Pompeii, includes reference to the inscription and important new information it gives us about … Continue reading

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GEPHYRA 21, 2021 Published

GEPHYRA 21, 2021 – Table of Contents New Inscriptions from Aloanda in Lycia / Fatih ONUR, Selen KILIÇ-ASLAN Inschriften auf Stein-Sarkophagen von der Hisardere-Nekropole von Nikaia / Aygün Ekin MERİÇ, Boris DREYER Roman Soldiers and Imperial Properties in the Galatian-Phrygian Borderland: … Continue reading

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GEPHYRA 20, 2020 Published

GEPHYRA 20, 2020 – Table of Contents Gertrude Bell’s Resolution of a Disputed Inscription – Alan CADWALLADER Das Brechen mit der Tradition. Die außergewöhnlichen Münzprägungen im Namen von Claudius Hestiaios und ihr Verhältnis zum ersten Neokorietitel von Kyzikos – David … Continue reading

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Ancient South Arabian inscriptions from Najran

A collection of nearly a hundred Ancient South Arabian inscriptions from the site of Najran (Saudi Arabia) has been published by Mohammed Ali al-Hajj in the recent volume (in Arabic): On the history of Najran before Islam. Musnad inscriptions from … Continue reading

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Inscriptiones Segestanae

Recently published: “Inscriptiones Segestanae. Le iscrizioni greche e latine di Segesta”, edizione, traduzione e commento di C. Ampolo e D. Erdas, Edizioni della Normale, Pisa, 2019, ISBN 978-88-7642-665-0 The volume offers the critical edition of the Greek and Latin inscriptions … Continue reading

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Attic Inscriptions Online Updated

Along with new editions and translations published on Attic Inscriptions Online – including new volumes in the series Attic Inscriptions in UK Collections, new editions of the five sets of post-Sullan decrees honouring ephebes with accompanying AIO Paper, annotated translations … Continue reading

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Tablet with lines from Odyssey found in Greece?

As posted on Reuters this week and in several international newspapers today, “Archaeologists in Greece have discovered what they believe to be the oldest known extract of Homer’s epic poem The Odyssey” [on a third century CE terracotta tablet from … Continue reading

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Great epigraphic news from Pompeii

http://napoli.repubblica.it/cronaca/2017/07/24/news/pompei_scoperta_tomba_monumentale_con_iscrizione_lunga_4_metri-171550930/ Pompei, scoperta tomba monumentale con iscrizione lunga 4 metri http://video.repubblica.it/edizione/napoli/figlio-di-un-liberto-e-amico-di-nerone-ecco-chi-e-il-patronus-della-tomba-scoperta-a-pompei/281776/282371?videorepmobile=1 http://www.ansamed.info/ansamed/en/news/sections/culture/2017/07/27/tomb-depicting-famous-gladiator-brawl-discovered-in-pompeii_223d6f13-f15b-43d1-8405-a6f11fccd33b.html

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Epigraphical Museum – Rencontres épigraphiques

On Tuesday March 29, Dr. Georgios Steinhauer (Ephor Emeritus, Greek Archaeological Service) will present a paper entitled “Ostraka from Piraeus” at the lecture hall of the Epigraphical Museum (1 Tositsa Street). The lecture starts at 3.00pm, and admission is free. … Continue reading

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Epigraphic poetry: a great new discovery

Christian Marek did a very great discovery! See the article published on the University of Zurich website. http://www.uzh.ch/news/articles/2014/124-zeilen-bisher-unbekannter-poesie-und-geschichte.html He found in Milas a stele bearing 124 lines (trochaic tetrameters) and he dates it from the IV century BC. It seems … Continue reading

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