Escape from Pompeii

Escape from Pompeii

DISCOVER THE UNTOLD STORY All the world knows the legend of Pompeii. In 79 AD Mount Vesuvius erupted, spewing huge waves of volcanic ash over the Bay of Naples. One of Rome’s greatest writers and scientists, Pliny the Elder, was stationed across the water from...
2016 Senior Fellow at ACANS

2016 Senior Fellow at ACANS

Dr Anne Lykke Lecturer in ancient history,  Aalborg University, Denmark Tuesday 11. October. Paper for the ‘Negotiating Material Culture’ Conference: “Archaeological Evidence on the Use of Coins in Ancient Greek Sanctuaries”. Seminar Room of...
The Roman Forum

The Roman Forum

A collection of original engravings & photographs from the beginning of printing to 20th Century On 12 July the Museum of Ancient Cultures was the setting for the gifting of a collection of original engravings and photographs to the Department of Ancient History...
Prof. Sam Lieu on Gallipoli

Prof. Sam Lieu on Gallipoli

A future MAHA lecture that you may like to be aware is coming is to be presented in Late August by Professor Sam Lieu, Macquarie University. He will present a lecture on: “Gallipoli has mythology interests…..” (Tom Richards, ANZAC and Wallaby, 24th April, 1915):...
New Book: Carthage. Fact and Myth.

New Book: Carthage. Fact and Myth.

Published in co-operation with the Dutch National Museum of Antiquities. Edited by Roald Docter, Ridha Boussoffara & Pieter ter Keurs | 2015 Regular price: € 29,95 ISBN: 9789088903113 – http://www.sidestone.com/bookshop/carthage Imprint: Sidestone Press |...