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Symposium | Convivium: AD 79: When Time Froze in Pompeii

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Fresco

Fresco depicting the wine god Bacchus and Mount Vesuvius. Roman, Pompeii, House of the Centenary, AD 69‒79. Fresco; H 130 cm; Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli, MANN 112286

This event will begin at 10 am PDT with three speakers and a lunch break.

 

Speakers list

 

Dr. Paul Roberts

Ashmolean Museum | University of Oxford

 

Last Supper in Pompeii—the Exhibition, its Story and its Legacy

 

Dr. Joanne Berry

Swansea University

 

People of Pompeii

 

INTERMISSION | LUNCH

 

Dr. Kenneth Lapatin

The J. Paul Getty Museum

 

Myths of Pompeii

 

Prof. Massimo Osanna

Director General of Museums in Italy | Ministry of Culture

 

Etruscan Pompeii 

Ticket Information

Admission: This program is free and open to the public; registration is required. This lecture will be live streamed on Zoom. An e-confirmation with a Zoom link will be sent to registered participants.

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Sponsors

The Ancient Art Council programs for the exhibition Last Supper in Pompeii are supported by Elizabeth D. Moyer, Ph.D., and Michael C. Powanda, Ph.D.

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