Tag Archives: Ancient History

Egyptology and Assyriology Study Day at Emmanuel College, Cambridge

Egyptology and Assyriology Study Day at Emmanuel College, Cambridge

      Egypt and Mesopotamia (modern Iraq; ancient Sumer, Assyria and Babylon) bequeathed to posterity some of the most fascinating remains from all of the ancient world. At Cambridge, Egyptology and Assyriology are based in the Department of Archaeology where you can study the archaeology, cultures and languages of one or both of these fascinating ancient civilisations in all three […]

Call for Papers: FINAL REMINDER for Classical Association Conference 2018

Call for Papers: FINAL REMINDER for Classical Association Conference 2018

Dear List Members, Call for Papers: FINAL REMINDER for the Classical Association Conference 2018, University of Leicester Friday 6-Monday 9 April 2018 **Deadline for submission of abstracts is 11.59pm BST on 31 August 2017** We welcome proposals for individual papers (of 20 minutes, to be followed by a 10 minute discussion) and co-ordinated panels (comprising three, four, or […]

Reading Ancient Schoolroom

Reading Ancient Schoolroom

See www.readingancientschoolroom.com for a unique opportunity to participate in an authentic re-enactment of an ancient Roman school, not only learning how to use papyri, wax tablets, and ostraca but also looking and acting like a Roman child while doing the school exercises that ancient children did. (Usually in English, but Latin is also available.) Various exercises to […]