Ancient World Seminars

Semester 1, 2017

Date Name/AffiliationTitle
6 MarchMichael Schmitz (The University of Melbourne)The Evolution of Roman Armour during the Dacian Wars AD 101-107
13 MarchK.O Chong Gossard (The University of Melbourne)The Pope's shoes: Cultural Glosses by Guy Jouenneaux in Badius’ 1493 Edition of Terence's Comedies
20 MarchAntonio Gonzalez (Deakin University)Cultural Cleansing and Iconoclasm under the ‘Islamic State’: Human/Heritage Attacks on Yezidis and Christians
27 MarchChris Godsen (University of Oxford)English Landscapes and Identities
3 AprilPhilipp Stockhammer (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universit√§t M√ľnchen)New Thoughts on the End of the Mycenaean Palaces
10 AprilLouise Hitchcock (The University of Melbourne)Yo Ho, Yo Ho, A Pirates Life for Me: the Maritime Culture of the Sea People
24 AprilTrudie Fraser (The University of Melbourne)The Dilemma of Vibia Sabina's Roman Coins
1 MayAndrew Turner (The University of Melbourne)Jodocus Badius and the Lyon Terence: The earliest illustratrated incunabulum of the six comedies (PAR-Old Arts-239 (North Theatre)
8 MayStuart Ibrahim (The University of Melbourne)Third Internediate Period/Iron Age I-II Raphia and Egypt's Response to the Changed Political Spectrum in the Levant: Early Results
15 MayBrent Davis (The University of Melbourne)The Phaistos Disk: A new way of looking at the language behind the script
22 MayFrederik Vervaet (The University of Melbourne)Last of the Naval Triumphs: Revisiting Some Key Actian Honours