Colloquium ∙ News from Aphrodisias: Greek urban culture under the Roman Empire, April 21-22
Bert Smith, Stanley Kelley, Jr., Oxford University and Department of Art and Archaeology
Fri, 4/21 · 1:30 pm—Sat, 4/22 · 5:00 pm · 219 Aaron Burr Hall
Department of Art and Archaeology, Department of Classics, and Seeger Center for Hellenic Studies
Aphrodisias has vital new archaeological evidence for urban life under the Roman empire, from the booming culture of carved marble in the first and second centuries to the catastrophic end of monumental city life in the seventh century. Papers present the latest research and discoveries at the site, focusing on major transformations from Augustus to Heraclius.
Open to the public and registration requested.