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10/09: Lecture on Etruscan religion by Dr. Jean MacIntosh Turfa

  Please join the Department of Classics for a public lecture by Dr. Jean MacIntosh Turfa, of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology & Anthropology. Dr. Turfa’s lecture is entitled,  “An Etruscan Book of Omens Revealed: the Brontoscopic Calendar”. The … Continue reading

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Libya’s other wealth: Archaeological treasures

Here’s a good CNN piece on concerns about archaeological sites in Libya. Libya’s other wealth: Archaeological treasures – CNN.com.  

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Mary Beard on *not* Caligula’s tomb

In her blog classicist and Cambridge don Mary Beard comments on the recent “discovery” of Caligula’s tomb outside Rome: A Don’s Life by Mary Beard – Times Online – WBLG: This isn’t Caligula’s tomb.

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