The second meeting of UMass Amherst’s Etruscan Roundtable series took place on April 10 in Herter Hall on the UMass Amherst campus. Roundtable II, which was entitled “Topics in Etruscan Identity,” was sponsored by the Department of Classics and the Department’s Center for Etruscan Studies. The presenters were: Alexandra Carpino, University of Northern Arizona, “Mythology and Identity”; Anthony Tuck, UMass Amherst, “Infant Mortality and Social Construction”; and Rex Wallace, UMass Amherst, “The Paithina-Network.”
Etruscan Roundtable III is scheduled for Thursday, October 10 (2013). The topic and the line-up of participants as well as particulars about time and location will be announced in September.