Disease and the Ancient World - 21-22-23/09/2017, Oxford (England)
This symposium, the fifth in the series of collaborations, aims to bring together scholars of different disciplines and specialisations who are interested in the ways that diseases (individual, epidemic or pandemic) in the ancient world affected society and history in the ancient world in any period up to 700 AD and also how we are able to identify them today from the archaeological, osteological and textual record. Discussion will be lead by two invited keynote speakers.
LUGAR/LOCATION/LUOGO: Green Templeton College, University of Oxford (Oxford, England)
ORGANIZADOR/ORGANIZER/ORGANIZZATORE: Professor Robert Arnott (Green Templeton College and Division of Medical Sciences, University of Oxford); Mag.Dr. Rupert Breitwieser (Altertumswissenschaften, Universität Salzburg); Dr. Moudhy Al-Rashid (Wolfson College and the Oriental Institute, University of Oxford)