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Programme Summer Term 2021

Wednesday, 10. March 2021 | 17:00 (CET)

The Demography of Roman Lydia (Abstract)
Peter THONEMANN (University of Oxford) 

Wednesday, 17. March 2021 | 17:00 (CET)

Discourses of Change: Women’s (Im)Mobility in Times of Civil War (Abstract)
Lien FOUBERT (Radboud University, Nijmegen)

Wednesday, 24. March 2021 | 17:00 (CET)

Greek Festivals and Emperor Worship through the Lens of Roman Provincial Coinage (Abstract)
Dario CALOMINO (University of Warwick)

Wednesday, 21. April 2021 | 17:00 (CEST)

Das Pauloskloster (Deir el-Bachît) in Theben-West/Oberägypten (7.-9. Jh. n. Chr.): Die Bauten für das Alltagsleben, die Klosterbibliothek und ihre Schriften (Abstract)
Ina EICHNER, Elisabeth BIELAT, Matthias SCHULZ (Austrian Academy of Sciences / University of Vienna)

Wednesday, 26. May 2021 | 17:00 (CEST)

The Archive of Aurelia Serenilla: Legal Struggles of a Propertied Heiress in Late Third Century Oxyrhynchus (Abstract)
Federica MICUCCI (British Library, London)

Wednesday, 9. June 2021 | 17:00 (CEST)

Beyond Transmission: Neglected Tales of Byzantine Classical Reception (Abstract)
Emmanuel C. BOURBOUHAKIS (Princeton University)

Wednesday, 16. June 2021 | 17:00 (CEST)

A Digital Periegesis: Visualising Pausanias’ Greece (Abstract)
Anna FOKA (Uppsala University)

Wednesday, 30. June 2021 | 17:00 (CEST)

War and Warriors in Etruria: Contextualizing the Haspnas Helmets from Vetulonia (Abstract)
Hilary BECKER (Binghamton University)