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Christian Habicht (1926-2018)

  It is with great sadness that I inform you that Christian Habicht, one of the greatest servants of Greek Epigraphy, passed away on August 6, 2018. A link to the obituary published on the website of the Institute for … Continue reading

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Conference on Epigraphic Forgeries. Venice, 10-11 October 2018

LA FALSIFICAZIONE EPIGRAFICA IN ITALIA. QUESTIONI DI METODO E CASI DI STUDIO Venice, Università Ca’ Foscari Venezia, Aula Mario Baratto, 10-11 October 2018 MERCOLEDÌ 10 OTTOBRE 2018 ore 14.30 GIOVANNELLA CRESCI, Università Ca’ Foscari Venezia, Direttore del Dipartimento di Studi … Continue reading

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Epigraphic Database Heidelberg (EDH) website down

During the height of a massive heat wave in central Europe the air conditioning system in the server room in the building of the Seminar für Alte Geschichte und Epigraphik Heidelberg broke down, so we had to switch off all … 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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NEW: Tyche 32 published!

Sehr geehrte Kolleginnen und Kollegen, Wir freuen uns, Ihnen mitteilen zu können, daß Tyche 32 erschienen ist (Inhalt).   Den Band können Sie direkt beim Verlag bestellen oder demnächst online auf lesen. Mit herzlichen Grüßen aus Wien Franziska … Continue reading

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BES SPRING MEETING, Rome, 5 May 2018

The BES Spring Meeting 2018 will take place in the eternal city – Rome! – on 5 May 2018. The meeting is organised by BES member Prof. Silvia Orlandi (La Sapienza, Rome) and will take place in the Museo Nazionale … Continue reading

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Heidelberg, 21st-23rd March 2018

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2018 Venice Terra Italia Onlus Day

Venice, 28 March 2018. Giornata Terra Italia Onlus “Giovani epigrafisti al lavoro” Programme attached calvelli terra italia 2018_nuova

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Greek Inscriptions Online

Greek Inscriptions Online (GIO, is an ongoing project undertaken by the Greek Epigraphic Society in collaboration with the Hellenic Education & Research Center (HERC) and Attic Inscriptions Online (AIO). GIO is an online database comprising translations of ancient Greek … Continue reading

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Voci di pietra: multiculturalism and integration in Ancient and Late Antique Sicily

Originally posted on ISicily by Jonathan Prag: Voci di pietra: multiculturalism and integration in Ancient and Late Antique Sicily Following on from the exhibition ‘voci di pietra’ (voices of stone) at the Museo Civico Castel Ursino in Catania, the University … Continue reading

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Intensive programme in Epigraphy for advanced students in Poitiers. Scholarship opportunities

Appel à participation à un atelier de formation doctorale intensive en épigraphie. Troisième édition Poitiers, 3-7 septembre 2018 Very important opportunity for international MA and PhD students in Epigraphy. See attached file Atelier Poitiers

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Symposium on the EPIGRAPHIES OF ANATOLIA: their histories and their future

The Symposium on the “Epigraphies of Anatolia: their histories and their future” will be held from the 24 to the 27 April, 2018 in the Koç University Suna & İnan Kıraç Research Center for Mediterranean Civilizations in Antalya, Turkey. All are welcome … Continue reading

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