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Habilitation Margot Neger

May 9, 2019

Margot Neger has made her Habilitationskolloquium at the University of Salzburg on 3 May 2019. Its title was: ‘Spätantike Nachrufe auf Literaten: Die Gedichte des… Read more

In Defence of Arvandus

May 7, 2019

Buongiorno, Pierangelo, ‘Ex vetere senatusconsulto Tiberiano. Nota in margine a Sid. ep. 1.7.12′, in Emmanuelle Chevreau et al. (eds), Liber amicorum. Mélanges en l’honneur de… Read more

Merovingian Letters

May 4, 2019

Just published, a survey by Alice Tyrrell: Merovingian Letters and Letter Writers, Publications of the Journal of Medieval Latin 12, Turnhout: Brepols, 2019. In it,… Read more

Pallas Athena in Narbonne

April 28, 2019

Henriette Harich-Schwarzbauer writes about ‘Pallas Athena im gallo-römischen Narbonne. Der “Tempel” der Philosophie und der “Tempel” der Webkunst bei Sidonius Apollinaris, carm. 15′, in Bardo… Read more

Onorato on concinnitas

March 29, 2019

The harmony of parts skillfully put together, concinnitas in Ausonius and Sidonius Apollinaris, is the subject of Marco Onorato’s latest article in Étienne Wolff (ed.),… Read more

Visigothic Kingdom 419-2019

March 21, 2019

One can argue about dates and periods, but there is nothing like a good anniversary – for instance, in Toulouse. So here goes the 1.600th… Read more

Inclusion and Exclusion

March 21, 2019

In production: Emmanuelle Raga, ‘Aristocrats, Christians, and Barbarians at the Banquet: Food Practices, Inclusion and Exclusion in Fifth-Century Gaul According to Sidonius Apollinaris’, in: Yaniv… Read more

An Exile Persona

March 14, 2019

Michael Hanaghan has published: ‘Sidonius Apollinaris and the Making of an Exile Persona’, in: Dirk Rohmann, Jörg Ulrich, and Margarita Vallejo Girvés (eds), Mobility and… Read more


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