14 April 2016 Start
14 April 2016 End
5.30 p.m. Time
Greece Casts Museum of the Faculty of Philosophy, Basement of the New Building of the Faculty of Philosophy University Campus, AUTh 54124 Thessaloniki


Roman Seminar in Thessaloniki: New Research on Roman Epirus

Thursday, April 14, 2016

The Roman Seminar will be launched on 14 April 2016 in Thessaloniki with two lectures by Dr. Vyron Antoniadis (Academy of Athens) and Dr. Georgia Pliakou (Ephorate of Antiquities of Thesprotia) on New Research on Roman Epirus.

The Seminar is kindly hosted by the Department of History and Archaeology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, and will take place at the Museum of Plaster Casts, School of Philosophy, as part of the periodic exhibition “Expressions of Authority”.

The exhibition will be opened on the same day with a public lecture by Professor Theodosia Stefanidou-Tiveriou (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki) on “Portraits of Hadrian and Antinoos: The Greek Contribution to the Projection of Imperial Power”.

The Roman Seminar is an initiative supported by four institutions (German Archaeological Institute, Benaki Museum, National Hellenic Research Foundation – Institute of Historical Research, Swiss School of Archaeology in Greece). It aims to strengthen and advance scientific research and knowledge of Greece’s Roman past.