Langford Conference

A conference entitled “Texts, Non-Texts and Contexts: On the Varieties of Writing Experiences in the Ancient Mediterranean World” is being held at Florida State University in Tallahassee, FL on February 25-26, 2011. The conference is organized by Professor Nancy de Grummond and sponsored by the Department of Classics. For more information contact Professor Nancy de Grummond at

The first session of the conference is devoted to Etruscan:

1. Letters and symbols incised on locally produced objects from Poggio Civitate (Murlo) — Anthony Tuck & Rex Wallace, Classics Department and the Center for Etruscan Studies at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.

2. Etruscan sigla — Giovanna Bagnasco Gianni, University of Milan, & Alessandra Gobbi, University of Pavia.