allegoriaPisa – 5th and 6th of June 2017
The aim is a critical revision of Ancient Oriental Studies in Italy, in the past and their future perspectives. With the aim of fostering discussion and making the debate wider, a series of key-note papers will be given by some of the most eminent Italian scholars in Egyptology and Ancient Near East: Edda Bresciani, Riccardo Contini, Stefano De Martino, Mario Liverani, Paolo Matthiae, Stefania Mazzoni,  Lucio Milano, Clelia Mora, Patrizia Piacentini, Francesco Pomponio. Beside these, short lectures on five targeted topics will be held by other scholars leading the field.


Participation to the event is free of charge but online registration is mandatory:

The deadline for signing up is May 15. All the lectures will be given in Italian.


The Organising Committee
Prof. Marilina Betrò, Dr. Gianluca Miniaci (University of Pisa)
Prof. Stefano De Martino (University of Turin)
Prof. Frances Pinnock (University La Sapienza – Rome)


Organising institution:
University of Pisa
Dipartimento di Civiltà e Forme del Sapere
Via Pasquale Paoli, 15 / Via Trieste, 38 Pisa 56126

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