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invisible From Invisible to Visible: New Data and Methods for the Archaeology of Infant and Child Burials in pre-Roman Italy

an international conference to be held at Trinity College Dublin on 25 April 2017

The Department of Classics, School of Histories and Humanities, at Trinity College Dublin is pleased to announce the international conference ‘From invisible to visible: new data and methods for the archaeology of infant and child burials in pre-Roman Italy’ to be held at Trinity College Dublin on 25 April 2017, with the support of the Trinity Long Room Hub, of the Italian Institute of Culture in Dublin and in collaboration with the Centre for Gender and Women's Studies. This conference is part of the research project “Childhood and the Deathly Hallows: Investigating Infant and Child Burials in Pre-Roman Italy (c. 1000-500BC)”, funded by the Irish Research Council and carried out by Dr. Jacopo Tabolli and Prof. Hazel Dodge.

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VergillusLATIN POETRY RÉSEAU

This is an inter-institutional agreement intended to support the organisation of conferences on aspects of Latin poetry and culture of the Classical period, that would bring together leading international scholars in the field as well as give an opportunity to young scholars to present their work. The agreement was set up for Trinity College by Prof. D. Nelis, former Professor of Latin in Trinity College Dublin.

In 2014, Trinity hosted a conference as part of this agreement - The Augustan Space: Rome AD 14 - Dublin 2014

 

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TRINITY TREASURES: LATIN TEXTS IN IRELAND

European collaborative project for the study and digitization of Late Antiquity, Medieval and Renaissance manuscripts in Trinity College. The project is intended to encourage international research on TCD resources and as a first step towards the creation of a digital collection for visibility and progress, and a Trinity-based centre for the study of Latin transmission and textual criticism, possibly in conjunction with a postgraduate programme. This project obtained a funding award from the Long Room Hub for a New Initiative Workshop, organised by Prof. Anna Chahoud, entitled ‘Trinity Treasures: Manuscript Case Studies’, 24 September 2010.

Collaborators: Dr Ernesto Stagni (University of Pisa), Dr Giulio Vannini (University for Foreigners, Perugia); Dr Ornella Rossi (I Tatti Renaissance Library, editorial assistant); Dr Chiara Faraggiana (University of Bologna/Ravenna).

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NEO-LATIN IN BAROQUE EUROPE

This is European collaborative project focusing on European peripheral areas in the post-Reformation period, with a view to creating an interdisciplinary research network comprising historians, linguists and literary critics, who would bring their respective expertise together in order to provide new source material for the reconstruction and correct evaluation of intellectual life in the Counter-Reformation period, as well as contributing to the study of the development of Latin literary language in early modern Europe. An academic web portal of digitised texts and original publications is envisaged. This project obtained a funding award from the European Science Foundation for an Exploratory Workshop, organised by Prof. Anna Chahoud, entitled ‘Latin Identities: Post-reformation Sources in Europe (LIPSE), 16–18 September 2010.

Partners: Universities of Uppsala (Prof. H. Helander and Dr E. Dahlberg), Leuven (Dr J. De Landtsheer), Queens Belfast (Prof. E. Haan Sheehan), Copenhagen (Dr. Kjeld Galster), NUIG (Dr P. Lenihan) and UCC (Dr Jason Harris). In Trinity College: Dr Crawford Gribben (English) and Dr Gráinne McLaughlin (History).

UNLOCKING SACRED LANDSCAPES (UnSaLa)

unsala logo This inter-disciplinary network is concerned with the diachronic study of the temporality, spatiality and materiality of Mediterranean sacred landscapes in general. The function of the Network is based on an agreement of collaboration between the Department of Classics of Trinity College Dublin, the Laboratory of Geophysical-Satellite Remote Sensing and Archaeo-environment of The Institute for Mediterranean Studies in Crete, and the Archaeological Research Unit of the University of Cyprus.

The Dublin 2015 workshop (15-17 May) is the kick off meeting for the establishment of the network. Further meetings are planned for 2018 (on Digital Humanities and Ritual Space, Institute of Mediterranean Studies in Crete) and 2021 (on Religious and Insular Identities in Context, University of Cyprus).

Collaborators: Dr Giorgos Papantoniou, Trinity College Dublin (Network Co-ordinator); Dr Christine Morris, Trinity College Dublin; Dr Apostolos Sarris Institute for Mediterranean Studies, Crete; Dr Athanasios Vionis, University of Cyprus
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Last updated 7 March 2017 ryanw1@tcd.ie.