Category Archives: Archaeology

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This summer saw two (!) groups of University of Mississippi Classics students embark on faculty led study abroad experiences in Rome with Department of Classics faculty. Right after graduation this May, Dr. Molly Pasco-Pranger set off for the Urbs Aeterna … Continue reading

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RESCHEDULED 4/14 Lecture on gladiators in Pompeii by Dr. Stephen Tuck

We have been able to reschedule Dr. Tuck’s lecture! Please join the Department of Classics and the Mississippi/Memphis Society of the Archaeological Instititute of America for a public lecture by Dr. Steven L. Tuck of Miami University.  In this lecture,  “Gladiators at Pompeii: … Continue reading

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11/13 Lecture on the Athenian Acropolis by Dr. Nancy Klein

Please join the Department of Classics and the Mississippi/Memphis Society of the Archaeological Instititute of America for a public lecture by Dr. Nancy Klein, of Texas A&M University. Dr. Klein’s lecture,  “Before the Parthenon: the Architecture of the Archaic Acropolis,” traces … Continue reading

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Robinson collection reinstallation

The University of Mississippi Museum has undertaken a major reinstallation of the David M. Robinson Memorial Collection.  The Collection is one of the most extensive Greco-Roman collections in the south, including approximately 2,200 Greek and Roman artifacts ranging from sculpture and … Continue reading

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