Roman Empire Archeology News Today 2014-04-06

Roman Empire Archeology News

We have found 16 Roman Empire Archeology News today!

 

 

Appel à communication : « Les dieux dans la ville. Approches du paysage religieux urbain et suburbain en Occident (Ie-VIe siècle ap. J.-C.) » : La Casa de Velázquez et l’Institut archéologique allemand de Madrid organisent la septième édition de leur atelier de formation pour jeunes chercheurs du 17 au 21 juin 2013, à Madrid, coordonnée cette année par Bertrand Goffaux, Dirce Marzoli et Fedor Schlimbach. -

Read this story here: http://blog.apahau.org/appel-a-communication-les-dieux-dans-la-ville-approches-du-paysage-religieux-urbain-et-suburbain-en-occident-ie-vie-siecle-ap-j-c/

 

A walk through Byzantine Istanbul : This is farther east and still in Europe than I’ve ever been, outside of Moscow—farther than Bucharest, farther than Athens. – by Byzantine Philology -

Read this story here: http://byzantineistanbul.blogspot.fr/2013/04/a-walk-through-byzantine-istanbul.html

 

Dura Europos Synagogue : Hugh Winder Nibley (March 27, 1910 – February 24, 2005) was an American author, Mormon apologist, and professor at Brigham Young University (BYU). – by Sassanids -

Read this story here: http://wn.com/dura_europos_synagogue

 

Extravagance in Pompeii and the Naples Museum : In Pompeii and the Naples Museum, I was struck most by the lavishness and luxuriousness of the objects and remains.  Pompeii was enormous and very cool.  Since it is fully excavated (I’m not sure if sarcasm comes across in posts. This is sarcasm. – by wimilvaney -

Read this story here: http://sites.davidson.edu/csa/extravagance-in-pompeii-and-the-naples-museum/

 

Rome’s Colosseum goes dark for Italian marines : New Delhi, April 4: Rome’s Colosseum went dark on Wednesday night in solidarity with two Italian marines, now in India and facing charges of killing fishermen on high seas. – by Prahlad -

Read this story here: http://news.oneindia.in/2013/04/04/rome-s-colosseum-goes-dark-italian-marines-1186038.html

 

The Bible and Astrology: What Does Judeo-Christian Tradition Owe to Ancient Celestial Lore? by Julie Loar : “And there shall be signs in the sun, and in the moon, and in the stars. On the earth, nations will be in anguish and perplexity at the roaring and tossing of the sea. – by Karen -

Read this story here: http://satiama.com/the-bible-and-astrology-what-does-judeo-christian-tradition-owe-to-ancient-celestial-lore-by-julie-loar/

 

Carthago’s Imperatorial Additions : Classical Numismatics Discussion Board Welcome, Guest. Please login or register. -

Read this story here: http://www.forumancientcoins.com/board/index.php

 

Railways in the Greek and Roman Worlds : ecause the Greeks and Romans, for all their inventiveness in other directions, are not widely acknowledged as builders of railways, the title of this paper may raise a few eyebrows. – by Mercurio -

Read this story here: http://fr.scribd.com/doc/134276325/Railways-in-the-Greek-and-Roman-Worlds

 

Archaeologist Uses Tech to Study Ancient World : The Italian farmer resolutely tilling his soil may have no idea he’s standing atop the remains of an ancient villa. But seated at his desk at Duke Univ., Maurizio Forte knows. Using satellite photos and high-tech imaging technology, he can see what the farmer cannot. – by Chemicals and Biochemicals -

Read this story here: http://www.laboratoryequipment.com/videos/2013/04/archaeologist-uses-tech-study-ancient-world

 

Ostia Antica Reviews – Ostia Antica, Province of Rome Attractions – TripAdvisor : We noticed that you’re using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly. We support the following browsers: Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari. -

Read this story here: http://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/Attraction_Review-g673275-d292711-Reviews-Ostia_Antica-Ostia_Antica_Province_of_Rome_Lazio.html

 

Gladiators and Games : Graffiti and election posters on buildings and tombs show the Roman games were as popular in Pompeii as elsewhere in the roman world. Playing on enthusiasm for the games, local politicians used them to win support, paying for lavish spectacles involving gladiators and wild beast. – by Natasha Sheldon -

Read this story here: http://www.ancienthistoryarchaeology.com/gladiators-and-games

 

Enemies Of Rome – The Franks  -

Read this story here: http://www.ancientworldreview.com/2013/04/enemies-of-rome-the-franks.html

 

ANTINOUS THE GAY GOD : PERGAMUM FETED ANTINOUS AND HADRIAN AS THE NEW GANYMEDE AND JUPITER ANTINOUS and Hadrian were welcomed as the new Ganymede and Zeus/Jupiter when they arrived in the fabulous city of Pergamum in Asia Minor in the spring of 129 AD. – by Hernestus -

Read this story here: http://antinousgaygod.blogspot.fr/2013/04/pergamum-f-eted-antinous-and-hadrian-as.html

 

Theoretical Roman Archaeology Conference Proceedings Online Open Access : The first Theoretical Roman Archaeology Conference was held in 1991 to widen the range of perspectives offered, and voices heard, in Roman Archaeology. This initiative was spearheaded by Dr. Eleanor Scott, who organised the first conference and remains an active contributor to the TRAC community. – by Charles Jones -

Read this story here: http://ancientworldonline.blogspot.fr/2013/04/theoretical-roman-archaeology.html

 

Money Talks through Ancient Coins : Usually I have to travel hundreds or thousands of miles to attend a conference. But recently, one was held near my office here in Antalya, Turkey, at the Ramada Plaza Hotel. – by Mark Wilson -

Read this story here: http://www.biblicalarchaeology.org/daily/biblical-artifacts/artifacts-and-the-bible/money-talks-through-ancient-coins/

 

Israeli archaeologists discover 1,500-year-old Christian lantern and wine press : JERUSALEM – Israeli archaeologists say they have unearthed a 1,500-year-old lantern decorated with crosses and a wine press that shed light on life in the Byzantine period. – by The Associated Press -

Read this story here: http://www.vancouversun.com/business/Israeli+archaeologists+discover+1500yearold+Christian+lantern/8201022/story.html

 

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