Congratulations to Nancy de Grummond of Florida State University. A symposium entitled “Artisans and Craft in Ancient Etruria” is being held in her honor on June 23 at Syracuse University in Florence. The organizer is Professor Laurel Taylor (Department of Art and Classics) of the University of North Carolina Asheville. For more information see art.unca.edu/symposium-honoring-nancy-de-grummond.
My colleague, Anthony Tuck (University of Massachusetts Amherst), is among the speakers at the symposium. The topic of his presentation is “Manufacturing at Poggio Civitate: Elite Consumption and Social Organization in the Etruscan 7th Century.”