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Mascoli on Reception in the Renaissance

December 8, 2019

Patrizia Mascoli has published an article on an aspect of Sidonius’ reception: ‘Sidonio Apollinare nella manualistica letteraria di età umanistica’, Studia Antiqua et Archaeologica 25… Read more

Litovchenko on the Image of a Christian

December 8, 2019

Elena Litovchenko and others have written on ‘The Image of a Christian in Sidonius Apollinaris’ Letters’ in SHS Web of Conferences 72 (2019) #02007. |… Read more

Alef Font Boosts This Website

December 7, 2019

Having succesfully lived through the better part of its first year, the Sidonius website improves its looks by replacing the generic sans font with the… Read more

Montone Further to Anthemius

December 6, 2019

Francesco Montone has added another article to his Anthemius series, this time on his education: ‘Un principe coltissimo. L’Imperatore Antemio (467-472) nel Panegirico di Sidonio… Read more

Daan den Hengst Wins Competition

November 5, 2019

On 1 November last, the Allard Pierson Museum of the University of Amsterdam hosted a symposium on “Literary Translation from Greek and Latin”, organized by… Read more

New: the Albis near Utrecht?

October 22, 2019

Fragments of forgotten scholarly activity on Sidonius keep coming to light. In a 1935 contribution to Mnemosyne, the Dutch archaeologist A.W. Byvanck critically assesses some… Read more

Sara Fascione and the ‘Others’ in Power

September 28, 2019

Sara Fascione has come up with the publication of her PhD thesis entitled: Gli ‘altri’ al potere: Romani e barbari nella Gallia di Sidonio Apollinare.… Read more

A South-African Contribution Discovered

September 26, 2019

Thanks to Jeffrey Murray, Head of Classics at the University of Cape Town, a hitherto unkown South-African paper on Latin letter-writing and Sidonius from c.… Read more


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