Inscribing Death: Memorial and the Transmission of Text in the Ancient World
Yale University, February 23, 2017
3rd INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON PHARMACY AND MEDICINE IN ANCIENT EGYPT
The organizing committee cordially invites you to attend the 3rd INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON PHARMACY AND MEDICINE IN ANCIENT EGYPT, to be held in Barcelona (Spain) on 25 - 26 October 2018.
The program includes the following speaker’s notes:
Prof. Rosalie David:
“Epidemics and their aftermath in ancient Egypt”
Emeritus Professor of Egyptology at The University of Manchester (UK).
Prof. Salima Ikram:
"Images and analyses: recent Advances in Mummy Studies”
Distinguished Professor of Egyptology at the American University in Cairo (Egypt) and Invited Professor at Yale University (USA)
Prof. Eva-Maria Geigl:
“An Egyptian cat tale told by ancient DNA?”
Diversity and Uniformity in the Archaic Greek World
Update, December 31, 2017: Mark Thompson is unable to attend the Rhetoric panel due to unforseen circumstances. In his place, Professor James Engell, Harvard University, will be speaking.
The 2018 SCS-AIA Meeting in Boston is just a month away! The Program Committee has worked hard to put together a rewarding and stimulating meeting and, as Vice President for Programs, I am particularly pleased by the growing number of panels – some 18 were accepted for the Boston meeting, an increase by three over last year. I want now to call your attention to a few of the exciting events that are planned.
WELCOME TO THE THIRD INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON PHARMACY AND MEDICINE IN ANCIENT EGYPT
On behalf of the Organizing and Scientific Committees, we are pleased to invite you to attend the Third International Conference on Pharmacy and Medicine in Ancient Egypt to be held in Barcelona on October 25th and 26th 2018.
We are highly honoured to organize this new conference and continuing with the one organized some years ago for the study and presentation of new research advances in these topics.
This meeting will display most recent Pharmaceutical and Medical studies on human and animal remains and organic and plant material from ancient Egypt, together with discussions on textual and iconographical evidences related to this subject to evaluate the knowledge and advance on the Pharmacy, Veterinary and Medicine in Ancient Egypt.
The Latin and Linguistics Workshop (LLW) combines the field of Linguistics and the teaching of Latin. The goals of the LLW include:
- The discussion of current issues surrounding Latin instruction and the tools of Linguistics to revitalize the teaching of Latin
- The discussion of current issues surrounding the teaching of Linguistics at the high school level and the creation of a new Advanced Placement (AP) course and exam in Linguistics
Keynote speaker: Prof. Renato Oniga Università di Udine (Italy) Author of Latin: A Linguistic Introduction
Dates: October 13-14, 2017
Location: Stony Brook University
Registration is free.
Conference Website: www.stonybrook.edu/llw
Digital Publication in Mediterranean Archaeology
Current Practice and Common Goals
A conference organized by the Institute for the Study of the Ancient World and The Shelby White and Leon Levy Program for Archaeological Publications, in partnership with the Archaeological Institute of America
Institute for the Study of the Ancient World
15 E. 84th Street
New York, NY
Friday, October 20, 2017
“Deconstructing the Open Greek and Latin Project: The First Thousand Years of Greek”
An AIA-SCS Pre-Meeting Workshop, presented in coordination with the SCS
January 3, 2018, 9:00 to 5:00, Tufts University, Medford, MA
Interested in open access, the digital humanities, or conducting digital scholarship in your research and/or teaching? Aren't sure what these topics have to do with classics or archaeology, or even how to get started? Then, please consider joining us next January 3 at the AIA-SCS pre-meeting workshop "Deconstructing the Open Greek and Latin Project"!
International Association for Presocratic Studies
Sixth Biennial Conference: 25-29 June 2018
Delphi, Greece: European Cultural Centre of Delphi
Chair of Organizing Committee: Richard McKirahan
The International Association for Presocratic Studies (IAPS, founded in 2008) announces its Sixth Biennial Conference. The meeting will take place at the European Cultural Centre of Delphi, Greece 25-29 June 2018.