The British Epigraphy Society:

Conferences, Lectures and Seminars



Autumn Colloquium and Annual General Meeting 2006: "An Introduction to Late Antique and Byzantine Epigraphy"

Saturday 11th November 2006; Classics Centre, George Street, Oxford.

Members are encouraged to offer short reports for inclusion in the programme, or may bring a poster for display during the break for lunch. A prize will be offered to the best poster submitted by a student member.

BES/SPHS Lecture

Wednesday 7th February, 2007, 5.30 pm; Institute of Classical Studies, London

Lectures by Prof. Angelos Chaniotis (All Souls College, Oxford): 'Listening to stones: loud voices in Greek inscriptions', and Dr Graham Oliver (University of Liverpool) on 'Attic Epigraphy'.


Spring Colloquium, Edinburgh, Saturday 5th May 2007

The theme of the meeting, organised by Dr Ulrike Roth, will be 'Making Ends Meet : Epigraphic Manifestations at the Borders of Empire.' Further details will appear here.

Future Meetings

The Autumn 2007 meeting will be on the theme of "The Afterlife of Inscriptions": venue and date to be confirmed.

Thirteenth International Congress of Epigraphy, Oxford 2007

The British Epigraphy Society and Oxford University are pleased to announce the 13th International Congress of Greek and Latin Epigraphy, to be held in Oxford 2-8 September 2007, on the subject of 'Epigraphy and the Historical Sciences'. Details of the programme, accommodation arrangements and pre-registration procedure can now be found at the web-site

Academics and students with interests in inscriptions and the history of Classical Antiquity are warmly invited to attend. Scholars are invited to make proposals for organising thematic panels, for delivering papers, and for presenting posters at the conference. A bursary scheme is also available.



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