28 Sep 2018
09:00  - 18:00

University of Basel, Kollegienhaus, Fakultätenzimmer 112, Petersplatz 1, 4051 Basel

Prof. Dr. Sabine Huebner

Events, Public event, Congress / Conference / Symposium / RBe

Studying Graeco-Roman Egypt: New Approaches in a New Generation II

Research Showcase: Everyone is welcome to attend. There is no conference fee.


9:00 Welcome and Tour of the Department (Irene Soto and Matthias Stern, Basel)
9:30 Sabine Huebner (Basel) “Graeco-Roman Egypt in Basel: An Overview of Our Research Projects”
10:00 Francois Gerardin (Yale) “City and Empire in Egypt and Western Asia in the Second Century B.C.”

10:30 Coffee Break

11:00 Giuditta Mirizio (Bologna) “Administration and Communication in Ptolemaic Egypt. Archetypes and Antigrapha in the Papyrological Documentation”
11:30 Elizabeth Nabney (Ann Arbor) “The Impact of Labour and Mobility on Family Structures in Ptolemaic and Roman Egypt”
12:00 Andrew Hogan (Yale) “Bidding and Buying in Greece and Egypt”

12:30 Lunch

14:30 Gabrielle Thiboutot (Stanford) “Reconsidering Roman Panel Paintings: What Can Material Sciences, the Ancient Economy, and Network Theory Tell Us about the ‘Fayum Portraits’?”
15:00 Alyssa Cady (Princeton) “Ornithomorphic Imagery and Rinceaux in P. Cotsen-Princeton I”

15:30 Coffee Break

16:00 Eugenio Garosi (Basel) “ ‘Striving for the Path’: Charting Lexical Borrowings to Contextualize Late Antique Heritage in Early Islamic Egypt”16:30 Final Discussion

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