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Exposition Wisigoths: Rois de Toulouse

November 28, 2020

The Saint-Raymond museum in Toulouse this year presents an exposition “Wisigoths: Rois de Toulouse“. It is accompanied by a virtual 360° visit online. The museum… Read more

Not To Be Missed: The Companion 50% Off

November 24, 2020

Next Monday, 30 November, St Andrew’s Day, Edinburgh University Press will be running their 24 hour 50% sale (0:00 am – 11:59 pm). Ever wanted… Read more

Giannotti on Ep. 8.2 and Culture

November 20, 2020

Filomena Giannotti has published ‘Litteras nosse: l’ep. 8, 2 di Sidonio Apollinare e l’importanza della cultura sotto i barbari’ in Pan. Rivista di Filologia Latina.… Read more

Santelia on Poetic Aphasia

November 18, 2020

Impossible for a Roman to compose a poem with Germanic spoken around. Stefania Santelia compares ‘De conviviis barbaris’ from the Anthologia Latina with Sidon. Carm.… Read more

Sidonius in Ravenna

November 16, 2020

Judith Herrin devotes a brief chapter to Sidonius in her new book Ravenna: Capital of Empire, Crucible of Europe (p. 72-76). See Princeton University Press Read more

Egetenmeyr Introducing Barbarus in Sidonius

November 10, 2020

The first Sidonius publication of 2021 is out: Veronika Egetenmeyr, ‘Sidonius Apollinaris’s Use of the Term Barbarus: An Introduction’, in: Matthias Friedrich and James M.… Read more

Onorato on ‘The Poet and the Light’

October 30, 2020

In a new article, ‘The Poet and the Light’, Marco Onorato develops two different applications of Prudentius’ ekphrasis of light and colour in the Temple… Read more

Van Waarden on the Rogations

October 8, 2020

Joop van Waarden has published an article with a cognitive take on the Rogations ritual (see Ep. 7.1) titled ‘The Emergence of the Gallic Rogations… Read more


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