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CRISIS! The identification, analysis, & commemoration of crises in the ancient world

A parallel initiative to note is the forthcoming master class & one-day conference on Crisis, and the memory of crisis,  hosted by the University of Groningen’s Institute for Interdisciplinary Studies in Culture, Religion and Society of the Graeco-Roman World. On  February 5th & … Continue reading

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Telling the human story of Pompeii and Herculaneum

2013’s wonderful  Life and Death in Pompeii and Herculaneum exhibition at the British Museum, detailing the ordinary lives of those in Herculaneum and Pompei, both destroyed in AD 79.

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Herculaneum: the unknown city

More last year’s Life and Death in Pompeii and Herculaneum exhibition at the British Museum. Vanessa Baldwin, exhibition curator, on the forgotten city of Herculaneum.

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