Friday, January 20, 2006

Study papyri in Italy

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An announcement which may be of interest to some of you:


(Lecce, 3rd-8th July 2006)

The Centro di Studi Papirologici of Lecce University is organizing the Third Edition of the Scuola Estiva di Papirologia that will take place from July 3rd to July 8th 2006.

The School is open to graduates and last-year undergraduates in Classical Studies and to PHD concerned with the deepening of the main topics of Papyrology, such as the contribution of the papyri to the history of Greek and Latin Literature; the history of Greek and Latin writings; the reconstruction of ways and forms of book production and circulation in the ancient Mediterranean area; the study of Graeco-Roman Egypt; the Herculanean Papyri; the Medical Papyri; Papyri and digital Technology.

Moreover, transcription exercises of Greek and Latin documentary and literary papyri are expected.

Only a limited number of participants will be admitted to the courses.

Anyone interested in the School should send the application, a curriculum vitae and a teacher's reference to the Centro di Studi Papirologici by mail or e-mail. The deadline for the final application will be March 31st 2006.

A fee of € 210 will be paid in May 31st 2006.
For further information please contact the Centro di Studi Papirologici
Lecce University
Via V.M. Stampacchia, Palazzo Parlangeli
I-73100 Lecce (Italy)
Tel: 0039-0832-294606
Fax: 0039-0832-294607

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1 comment :

  1. And this course will be conducted in English, I presume?