Upcoming events

Our Graeco-Aegyptiaca lecture series organized jointly with UCL’s Department of Greek and Latin will be continuing from October 2022 – programme coming soon! 🙂 

Past events

‘The interactions of Egyptian- and Greek-language astronomy: new sources and open questions’
Lecture by Marina Escolano-Poveda (University of Manchester) 

Graeco-Aegyptiaca #6
The Palladion / UCL

June 28, 2022. 17:00 (CET; 16:00 GMT) online

 

‘Theogonies and Theomachies in Egypt, Greece and Elsewhere. Comparisons, Connections and Speculations’
Lecture by Ian Rutherford (University of Reading) 

Graeco-Aegyptiaca #5
The Palladion / UCL

May 24, 2022. 17:00 (CET; 16:00 GMT)
online

‘Akhmîm-Panopolis – City of the weavers from Late Antiquity to the Arab Middle Ages’
Lecture by Cäcilia Fluck (Staatliche Museen zu Berlin) 

Graeco-Aegyptiaca #4
The Palladion / UCL

April 26, 2022. 17:00 (CET; 16:00 GMT)
online

‘Diocletian’s porphyry workshop. New images for the Tetrarchic rulers made in Egypt and the role of local craftsmanship in their conception’
Lecture by Marianne Bergmann (Universität Göttingen)

Graeco-Aegyptiaca #3
The Palladion / UCL

March 22, 2022. 17:00 (CET; 16:00 GMT)
online

‘Demotic Egyptian traditions of the war of the gods and giants’
Lecture by Joachim F. Quack (Universität Heidelberg)

Graeco-Aegyptiaca #2
The Palladion / UCL

February 22, 2022. 17:00 (CET; 16:00 GMT)
online

‘Visual bilingualism in Graeco-Egyptian amulet gems’
Lecture by Véronique Dasen (Université de Fribourg)

Graeco-Aegyptiaca #1
The Palladion / UCL

January 25, 2022. 17:00 (CET; 16:00 GMT)
online

Veronika Kulin: The contest of Athena and Poseidon 
Árpád M. Nagy: Pyramus and Thisbe: Echo Ovidiana

Myth in image and text#2
Lecture series organized by the Palladion and the Department of Greek and Latin at ELTE, Budapest 

December 6, 2021. 16:00
Budapest, Múzeum krt. 4/F, 212. / online

Judit Beszkid: Variations on virtue. The heroes of the Calydonian boar hunt
Patricia Szikora: Script – image. Phaidra’s confession(s) to Hippolytos


Myth in image and text #1
Lecture series organized by the Palladion and the Department of Greek and Latin at ELTE, Budapest

November 29, 2021. 16:00
Budapest, Múzeum krt. 4/F, 212. / online

Featured image: Raphael (1483–1520): The school of Athens. Vatican, Palazzo Apostolico. Source: Wikipedia / Public Domain.