Carthago Tuesdays 26 November Study Day — Phoenicians and Carthaginians: heritage and archaeological research in Sardinia

22 November 2019

As part of the exhibition CARTHAGO. The immortal myth and the ongoing Carthago Tuesdays at the Parco archeologico del Colosseo, the Curia Iulia in the Roman Forum will be host to the Study Day Phoenicians and Carthaginians: heritage and archaeological research in Sardinia on Tuesday, 26 November 2019.

Organized by Director of the Parco archeologico del Colosseo Alfonsina Russo and Paolo Xella, the Study Day commences at 9:00 on the 26th. The various institutions working in Italy and in the broader research community will be present to speak about new acquisitions, projects in progress, and the conservations efforts currently in place to safeguard Sardinia’s Phoenician and Carthaginian heritage.

The results of current research and development efforts will be presented in the study day’s morning session by the Superintendencies of Archaeology, Fine Arts and Landscape of the city of Cagliari and the provinces of Oristano and Southern Sardinia, by the Superintendency for the provinces of Sassari and Nuoro and by the Sardinia Museum Complex. More presentations will follow in the afternoon session, including the work being done by the Museum Complex and the insertion of Phoenician and Punic Sardinia into the larger Mediterranean context, presented by Tuscia University.

The Study Day’s dual purpose is to create the opportunity for those interested to receive the latest information on new studies and activities in progress regarding Sardinia’s Phoenician and Punic past and to stimulate and open a debate for the future.

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Organized by Martina Almonte and Federica Rinaldi (Parco archeologico del Colosseo), Francesca Guarneri (Superintendency of Archaeology, Fine Arts and Landscape for the city of Rome, the province of Viterbo and Southern Etruria), Paolo Xella (University of Tübingen) and José Ángel Zamora López (Escuela Española de Historia y Arqueología-CSIC)


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