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September 30, 2011

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Roman Imperial Coin Hoards
RICH - Roman Imperial Coin HoardsProf. Michael Crawford, University College London, in cooperation with Fundmünzen der Antike RICH is a bibliography of coin hoards from the Roman Imperial period. It was originally assembled by Michael Crawford in continuation of his book Coin Hoa

Numismatic Database NUMIDAT
NUMIDAT - elektronische Datenbank Apart from publishing finds of ancient coins from Germany in the series "Fundmünzen der römischen Zeit in Deutschland (FMRD)", the project Fundmünzen der Antike (FdA) also holds a substantial digital library of records of coin finds in its comput

A Biblical Studies Digital Library at biblicalstudies.org.uk
Biblical Studies.org.uk: Hosted Articles, Monographs and Books Purpose To make high quality theological material available throughout the world, thus providing Bible teachers and pastors with the resources they need to spread th

A Biblical Studies Digital Library at biblicalstudies.org.uk
Biblical Studies.org.uk: Hosted Articles, Monographs and Books Purpose To make high quality theological material available throughout the world, thus providing Bible teachers and pastors with the resources they need to spread th

September 29, 2011

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isawnyu: News: Spotlight On: Visiting Research Scholar Daniel Caner http://t.co/BTANIJOD

isawnyu: News: Spotlight On: Visiting Research Scholar Daniel Caner http://t.co/BTANIJOD

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Spotlight On: Visiting Research Scholar Daniel Caner
Daniel Caner is one of nine new visiting research scholars at ISAW for 2011-12. Dr. Caner’s home institution is the University of Connecticut, Storrs where he is Associate Professor in History and Classics. He specializes in the social and religious history of late antiquity, mor

Spotlight On: Visiting Research Scholar Daniel Caner
Daniel Caner is one of nine new visiting research scholars at ISAW for 2011-12. Dr. Caner’s home institution is the University of Connecticut, Storrs where he is Associate Professor in History and Classics. He specializes in the social and religious history of late antiquity, mor

September 28, 2011

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New at ARTstor
Collections relating to antiquity recently announced on the ARTstor blog.Allan Langdale: Cyprus ArchiveSeptember 28, 2011 by artstor St George of the Greeks; Interior apses and vaulting, 14th century. Famagusta (Ammochostos, Gazimagusa), northern Cyprus. Allan Langdale Digital

Open Access Jpournal: Zephyrus
ZephyrusZEPHYRVS es una Revista científica internacional de PREHISTORIA y ARQUEOLOGÍA, editada por la Universidad de Salamanca. ZEPHYRVS aparece semestralmente. Las secciones de ARTÍCULOS, VARIA y NOTAS CRÍTICAS/RESEÑAS publican, respectivamente, trabajos originales de investigac

September 27, 2011

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Open Access Publictions from the Institut für Dokumentologie und Editorik
Institut für Dokumentologie und Editorik, Schriftenreihe Das Institut für Dokumentologie und Editorik nimmt in seiner Schriftenreihe Stellung zur Diskussion über den Einsatz moderner Informationstechnologien in der Arbeit mit historischen Dokumenten und Texten. Es übernimmt die H

Open Access Journal: Comptes-rendus des séances de l'Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres
[First posted in AWOL 19 February 2001. Updated 27 September 2011] Comptes-rendus des séances de l'Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-LettreseISSN - 1969-6663 En 1857, Ernest Desjardins, membre de l'Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres, prit l'initiative personnelle de pu

September 26, 2011

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isawnyu: Onassis program lecture tomorrow: Amphilochios Papthomas on rhetorical strategies in late antique letter-writing: http://t.co/V4RKjaHI

isawnyu: Onassis program lecture tomorrow: Amphilochios Papthomas on rhetorical strategies in late antique letter-writing: http://t.co/V4RKjaHI

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Early Volumes of Analecta Orientalia Online
Fifteen early volumes of Analecta Orientaliacourtesy of the Oriental Institute Research ArchivesA cura della Facoltà degli Studi per l'Oriente Antico del Pontificio Istituto Biblico.Vol 1: SCHNEIDER, N., Die Drehem- und Dioha-Urkunden der Strassburger Universitäts-

Digital Dead Sea Scrolls
Announced today (9/26/2011 01:30:00 AM) in a press release from Google: From the desert to the web: bringing the Dead Sea Scrolls onlineThe Digital Dead Sea Scrolls The Israel Museum welcomes you to the Dead Sea Scrolls Digital Project, allowing users to examine and explore thes

Digital Dead Sea Scrolls
Announced today (9/26/2011 01:30:00 AM) in a press release from Google: From the desert to the web: bringing the Dead Sea Scrolls onlineThe Digital Dead Sea Scrolls The Israel Museum welcomes you to the Dead Sea Scrolls Digital Project, allowing users to examine and explore thes

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isawnyu: Jessica Littman has an original short piece on our Dura-Europos exhibition in today's Washington Square News: http://t.co/7DqKFdxL

isawnyu: Jessica Littman has an original short piece on our Dura-Europos exhibition in today's Washington Square News: http://t.co/7DqKFdxL

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QuarryScapes
The QuarryScapes Project: conservation of ancient stone quarry landscapes in the Eastern Mediterranean The spectacular monuments and cities of the ancient Near East are testament to an industrial past where large-scale stone procurement remains unsurpassed. Yet, stone quarries ar

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Bringing Mesopotamia to life in New York City
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The new NYU Institute for the Study of the Ancient World features paintings from one of the world's first Christian house-churches and sculptures of ancient world mythological gods.

September 25, 2011

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Art Daily has a nice piece of publicity about the Dura-Europos exhibition today.

Art Daily has a nice piece of publicity about the Dura-Europos exhibition today.


Edge of Empires: Pagans, Jews and Christians at Institute for the Study of the Ancient World
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B NEW YORK, N.Y.- /B The ancient city of Dura-Europos, which stood at the crossroads of the Hellenistic, Persian, and Roman worlds for some five cen

Open Access Journal: Collectanea Christiana Orientalia
Collectanea Christiana Orientalia (CCO)Collectanea Christiana Orientalia is an International Journal related to Christian Studies (Arabic, Coptic, Syriac, Ethiopic, Greek, Armenian, Georgian, etc.), which includes articles in English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese and Spani

Open Access Journal: Collectanea Christiana Orientalia
Collectanea Christiana Orientalia (CCO)Collectanea Christiana Orientalia is an International Journal related to Christian Studies (Arabic, Coptic, Syriac, Ethiopic, Greek, Armenian, Georgian, etc.), which includes articles in English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese and Spani

September 24, 2011

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More blogging on the Dura-Europos exhibition.

More blogging on the Dura-Europos exhibition.


Is Dura-Europos the Missing Link of Ancient Art History? | Picture This | Big Think
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By the time the Persians destroyed the Roman military garrison at Dura-Europos in 256 AD, the city high above the Euphrates River existed for almost six centuries since its founding by one of Alexander the Great’s generals. A cosmopolitan city standing between Syria and Mesopotamia and, therefore, a...

Open Access Journal: Huelva en su Historia
Huelva en su Historia 2010 Vol 13 (2010) 2005 Vol 12 (2005) 2004 Vol 11 (2004) 2003 Vol 10 (2003)

Open Access Journal: Notae Praehistoricae
Notae Praehistoricae Notae Praehistoricae 1/1981PDF online

September 23, 2011

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Trismegistos News: Trismegistos People
Trismegistos People Beta Version September 2011IntroductionTrismegistos People is a tool dealing with personal names of non-royal individuals attested as living in Egypt in documentary texts between BC 800 and AD 800, including all languages and scripts written on any surface. No

Trismegistos News: Trismegistos People
Trismegistos People Beta Version September 2011IntroductionTrismegistos People is a tool dealing with personal names of non-royal individuals attested as living in Egypt in documentary texts between BC 800 and AD 800, including all languages and scripts written on any surface. No

Dura-Europos Exhibition Opens — Institute for the Study of the Ancient World
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The latest exhibition at NYU's Institute for the Study of the Ancient World opens today: Edge of Empires: Pagans, Jews, and Christians at Roman Dura-Europos. It runs through January 8, 2012. Admission for individuals is free. Hours are 11am - 6pm (11am - 8pm on Fridays), closed Mondays.

Open Access Journal: Annuaire de l'École pratique des hautes études, section des sciences religieuses
[First posted in AWOL 9 July 2009. Updated 23 September 2011]Annuaire de l'École pratique des hautes études, section des sciences religieuses ISSN 1969-6310L'Annuaire de l'École pratique des hautes études, section des sciences religieuses, est une publication annuelle qui regrou

Open Access Journal: Annuaire de l'École pratique des hautes études, section des sciences historiques et philologiques
[First posted in AWOL 9 July 2009. Updated 23 September 2011]Annuaire de l'École pratique des hautes études, section des sciences historiques et philologiquesISSN 1969-6310 L'Annuaire de l'École pratique des hautes études, section des sciences religieuses, est une publication an

Open Access Journal: Annuaire de l'École pratique des hautes études, section des sciences religieuses
[First posted in AWOL 9 July 2009. Updated 23 September 2011]Annuaire de l'École pratique des hautes études, section des sciences religieuses ISSN 1969-6310L'Annuaire de l'École pratique des hautes études, section des sciences religieuses, est une publication annuelle qui regrou

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isawnyu: News: Dura-Europos Exhibition Opens http://t.co/wrwOfAM5

isawnyu: News: Dura-Europos Exhibition Opens http://t.co/wrwOfAM5

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Dura-Europos Exhibition Opens
The latest exhibition at NYU's Institute for the Study of the Ancient World opens today: Edge of Empires: Pagans, Jews, and Christians at Roman Dura-Europos. It runs through January 8, 2012. Admission for individuals is free. Hours are 11am - 6pm (11am - 8pm on Fridays), closed

Dura-Europos Exhibition Opens
The latest exhibition at NYU's Institute for the Study of the Ancient World opens today: Edge of Empires: Pagans, Jews, and Christians at Roman Dura-Europos. It runs through January 8, 2012. Admission for individuals is free. Hours are 11am - 6pm (11am - 8pm on Fridays), closed

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isawnyu: MT @sebastianheath: Click through from http://t.co/K04k3Bre for a hi-res image of my currently favorite Roman amphora! #isawdura

isawnyu: MT @sebastianheath: Click through from http://t.co/K04k3Bre for a hi-res image of my currently favorite Roman amphora! #isawdura

isawnyu: Dura exhibition extended website coverage (with highlights photos) has just gone live: http://t.co/Rvcp1d1j #isawdura

isawnyu: Dura exhibition extended website coverage (with highlights photos) has just gone live: http://t.co/Rvcp1d1j #isawdura

isawnyu: RT @sebastianheath: PDF of "Trading at the Edge: Pottery, Coins, and Household Objects at Dura-Europos" http://t.co/cHC2tW1F via #ISAW

isawnyu: RT @sebastianheath: PDF of "Trading at the Edge: Pottery, Coins, and Household Objects at Dura-Europos" http://t.co/cHC2tW1F via #ISAW

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Extended coverage of the exhibition, which opens today!

Extended coverage of the exhibition, which opens today!


Edge of Empires — Institute for the Study of the Ancient World
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Strategically located high above the Euphrates River, between Syria and Mesopotamia, the city of Dura-Europos was founded in ca. 300 BCE by one of the Macedonian generals who succeeded Alexander the Great. Within a century, however, it was overtaken by the Near Eastern Parthians, who maintained cont...

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isawnyu: Laura Gilbert has blogged the Dura-Europos exhibition, which opens today at ISAW: http://t.co/fOsodH1d

isawnyu: Laura Gilbert has blogged the Dura-Europos exhibition, which opens today at ISAW: http://t.co/fOsodH1d

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Open Access Journal: Informes y trabajos
Informes y trabajosPortada de la Publicación del IPCE Informes y trabajosLa Subdirección General del Instituto del Patrimonio Cultural de España, adscrita a la Dirección General de Bellas Artes y Bienes Culturales del Ministerio de Cultura, es la institución estatal dedicada a la

September 22, 2011

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Melammu Online
The Melammu Project: The Intellectual Heritage of Assyria and Babylonia in East and West The Assyrian and Babylonian Intellectual Heritage Project (Melammu) investigates the continuity, transformation and diffusion of Mesopotamian culture throughout the ancient world from the sec

Melammu Online
The Melammu Project: The Intellectual Heritage of Assyria and Babylonia in East and West The Assyrian and Babylonian Intellectual Heritage Project (Melammu) investigates the continuity, transformation and diffusion of Mesopotamian culture throughout the ancient world from the sec

JSesh Hieroglyphic Editor
JSesh Hieroglyphic EditorJSesh is a free, open source, editor for ancient Egyptian hieroglyphic texts. It's currently quite powerful, and it covers most of the so-called Manuel de Codage. If you use JSesh, please register. Registering is free, and useful for everyone. JSesh is a

JSesh Hieroglyphic Editor
JSesh Hieroglyphic EditorJSesh is a free, open source, editor for ancient Egyptian hieroglyphic texts. It's currently quite powerful, and it covers most of the so-called Manuel de Codage. If you use JSesh, please register. Registering is free, and useful for everyone. JSesh is a

Open Access Journal: Porphyra
Porphyra:la prima rivista online sul mondo di Bisanzio CHE COS’È PORPHYRA? Porphyra è la prima rivista italiana on line dedicata esclusivamente a Bisanzio. È stata fondata nel 2003 da Nicola Bergamo e rappresenta una delle molteplici attività attraverso le quali l’A

Open Access Journal: Porphyra
Porphyra:la prima rivista online sul mondo di Bisanzio CHE COS’È PORPHYRA? Porphyra è la prima rivista italiana on line dedicata esclusivamente a Bisanzio. È stata fondata nel 2003 da Nicola Bergamo e rappresenta una delle molteplici attività attraverso le quali l’A

Chi, J.Y. and Heath, S., eds.: Edge of Empires: Pagans, Jews, and Christians at Roman Dura-Europos.
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Description of the book Edge of Empires: Pagans, Jews, and Christians at Roman Dura-Europos by Chi, J.Y. and Heath, S., eds., published by Princeton University Press

Is Dura-Europos the Missing Link of Ancient Art History? | Picture This | Big Think
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By the time the Persians destroyed the Roman military garrison at Dura-Europos in 256 AD, the city high above the Euphrates River existed for almost six centuries since its founding by one of Alexander the Great’s generals. A cosmopolitan city standing between Syria and Mesopotamia and, therefore, a...

September 21, 2011

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isawnyu: RT @sebastianheath: Very nice write-up of "Edge of Empires" by the NY Observer http://t.co/P1hqnnZh #isaw

isawnyu: RT @sebastianheath: Very nice write-up of "Edge of Empires" by the NY Observer http://t.co/P1hqnnZh #isaw

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Ithaka S+R: Case Studies in Sustainability
Yesterday, Ithaka S+R released Case Studies in Sustainability 2011 In 2009 Ithaka S+R investigated the sustainability strategies of twelve digital content projects in the higher education and cultural heritage sectors in the US, UK, France, Germany, and Egypt. Two years and on

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isawnyu: there is now a facebook page for the Dura Europos exhibition, opening this Friday at ISAW: http://t.co/iIZc5uvb

isawnyu: there is now a facebook page for the Dura Europos exhibition, opening this Friday at ISAW: http://t.co/iIZc5uvb

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For the latest on the Dura-Europos exhibition, please see the new exhibition fac...

For the latest on the Dura-Europos exhibition, please see the new exhibition facebook page.


Edge of Empires: Pagans, Jews and Christians at Roman Dura-Europos
September 23, 2011-January 8, 2012. With objects from an early synagogue and from one of the earliest Christian house churches, this exhibition of object from Yale University marvelously illustrates the diversity of a Roman military outpost.

Classical Latin Texts Online
Classical Latin Texts: A Resource Prepared by The Packard Humanities Institute Authors Word Search Concordance

Classical Latin Texts Online
Classical Latin Texts: A Resource Prepared by The Packard Humanities Institute Authors Word Search Concordance

Open Access Journal: State Archives of Assyria Bulletin
State Archives of Assyria BulletinISSN 1120-4699State Archives of Assyria Bulletin (SAAB)is published twice a year as an international forum for discussionon Assyria and Assyrian texts. The journal is concerned with articles illustratingthe history, philology and linguistics of t

Open Access Journal: State Archives of Assyria Bulletin
State Archives of Assyria BulletinISSN 1120-4699State Archives of Assyria Bulletin (SAAB)is published twice a year as an international forum for discussionon Assyria and Assyrian texts. The journal is concerned with articles illustratingthe history, philology and linguistics of t

Earliest Known Images of Christ on Display at NYU | The New York Observer
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This Friday, the earliest known images of Christ, from the year 240, go on view in New York for the first time, and they aren’t where you might expect them to be. They are part of a remarkable exhibition at the relatively obscure N.Y.U. Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, a jewel-box of a ...

Earliest Known Images of Christ on Display at NYU | The New York Observer
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This Friday, the earliest known images of Christ, from the year 240, go on view in New York for the first time, and they aren’t where you might expect them to be. They are part of a remarkable exhibition at the relatively obscure N.Y.U. Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, a jewel-box of a ...

September 20, 2011

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AIA-NYsociety
The AIA New York Society, is the local New York affiliate of the Archaeological Institute of America (http://www.facebook.com/Archaeological.Institute). Our NY Society provides 9 free lectures a year as well as other types of programs on a more intermittent basis. Our members are a mix of lay public and professional archaeologists.