Mini-conference Roman Political Culture
- Wednesday 10 June 2020
- Rijks Museum van Oudheden, Leemans zaal
To accompany the publication of Rens Tacoma's new book Roman Political Culture. Seven Studies of the Senate and City Councils of Italy from the First to the Sixth Century A.D. by Oxford University Press a mini-conference will be organized in collaboration with the Oikos Cities and Settlements-network about the political culture of the Roman World. It will consist of three lectures by his former students Key Tengeler, Marijke Kooijman and Jip Barreveld, who will present some of their own research on late-antique political culture, followed by a keynote lecture by prof. dr. Onno van Nijf of Groningen University about the political culture of the post-classical city. After the lectures the book will be presented.
Attendance is free, but please register by sending an e-mail to Hilke Hoogeboom, the student assistant for Ancient History in Leiden.