Stephen Clews: Messages to the Goddess revealed… private thoughts of ordinary people…hear all about it
Stephen Clews will be talking about the 130 curse tablets recovered from the hot spring at Bath, which give us an insight into many aspects of life at the edge of Empire. The tablets were recently inscribed on the UNESCO UK Memory of the World Register of outstanding documentary heritage and are the first documents from Roman Britain to be recognised in this way.
2.30 Dominic Rathbone: Gods, Soldiers, Mummies: Making Egypt Roman
3.00 Andrew Gardner: Post-Romanisation Perspectives on the Provincial West
4.15 Tony Spawforth: Romanization? Modern Problems and Ancient Greeks
4.45 Tessa Rajak: Changing Faces, Changing Places, in Roman Judaea