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Work in Progress Meeting OIKOS research group Cities and Settlements in the Ancient World

Wanneer:vr 25-02-2022
Waar:University of Leiden, Lipsiusgebouw room 3.07

On Friday 25 February 2022, the OIKOS Research Group Cities and Settlements in the Ancient World organizes its next Work-in-Progress seminar at the University of Leiden, Lipsiusgebouw room 3.07. The aim of the meeting is for researchers to present recent, ongoing or planned research, followed by discussion, in an informal atmosphere. All are welcome. Please RSVP with m.flohr If you cannot attend physically but are interested in following the meeting digitally, please do let us know.


13:30 – 14:10 Danielle Slootjes (Amsterdam) Locating crowds in ancient cities

14:10 – 14:50 Bart Danon (St Andrews/Leiden) Shape-sorting settlement hierarchies: the example of Roman Italy

14:50 – 15:20 coffee break

15:20 – 16:00 Miko Flohr (Leiden) Materials, techniques and practices: the local and the imperial in Roman urban construction

16:00 – 16:40 Rogier van der Heijden (Freiburg) S ensing the Imperial. Urban Experience and Imperial Ideology in the Flavian Colosseum Valley (69-96 CE)

17:00 Drinks (if possible)