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Classical Archaeology Seminars

New London Tablets Day

Cambridge, 13 May 2017


11.00  “Providing the archaeological context for the London tablets”
Sadie Watson Museum of London

11.45  “Roman London’s First Voices”       
Roger Tomlin University of Oxford

12.45-2.30  Break (lunch available in nearby pubs and restaurants)

2.30   “The new London Tablets: language and spelling”
James Clackson & Nicholas Zair University of Cambridge

3.00 “Recent finds from Britain and LatinNow
Alex Mullen University of Nottingham

3.30-4.00 Break (tea and coffee provided)

4.00  Martin Millett leads a panel discussion involving all speakers  

The meeting will take place in Room G.21, Faculty of Classics, Sidgwick Avenue, Cambridge CB3 9DA. For maps and directions, see


Classical Archaeology Seminars


4.30pm in Room 1.04, Faculty of Classics - all welcome!

24 January [no seminar]

31 January 
Hector Orengo (McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research, Cambridge): Romano-British transport network and the changing fortunes of interprovincial trade

7 February  
Javier Martínez Jiménez (Faculty of Classics, Cambridge): Casa Herrera: context and results from a late antique excavation in Mérida

14 February
Caroline van Eck (Dept of History of Art, Cambridge): The Hôtel de Beauharnais in Paris: Empire, style and agency

21 February
Andrew Wallace-Hadrill (Faculty of Classics, Cambridge): Beyond the grid? Rethinking the impact of the ancient city

28 February
Tamara Saggini (University of Geneva & visiting student, Faculty of Classics, Cambridge): Eretria at the Turn of the Archaic and Classical Periods. Evidence from a New ‘Perserschutt’ Pit

7 March       
Dr Snežana Golubović and Dr Nemanja Mrđić with Prof Miomir Korać (Archaeological Institute, Belgrade): Viminacium (Moesia Superior):  the legionary fortress, city and cemeteries

14 March [no seminar]

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