Artemidoros and the new papyrus

The papyrus containing what purport to be fragments of the geography of
Artemidorus is one of the most exciting and controversial recent
publications in the field of papyrology. The ICS will host a half-day
seminar devoted to the papyrus on

Wednesday 11 February 2009

Provisional programme

2.00 Welcome and Introduction - Chris Carey

2.05 A papyrological view - Nick Gonis (UCL) and Peter Parsons

2.45 The text in contexts - Stephen Colvin (UCL) and Nicholas Purcell

4.15 tea

4.30 The drawings - Peter Stewart (Courtauld Institute) and John Gash

6.00 Concluding remarks - Simon Hornblower (UCL)

6.15 drinks reception

There is no fee for attendance; but places are limited and anyone wishing
to attend is encouraged to contact The Secretary of the Institute of
Classical Studies at admin.icls AT