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Lost Collections of the Ancient World: Online Exhibit

After two years, what I have come to call “The Lost Collections,” have finally come together into an online exhibit. Many many thanks go out to my friend Krista Carson, who has helped me put all of this together. Lost … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Beacon at Alexandria

I first read The Beacon at Alexandria, by Gillian bradshaw in 1999 when I was in Grade 11; it had been leant to me by my latin teacher as ‘a book that I should like’ – I didn’t just like it … Continue reading

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Fun link for Monday: “Bath Is Illuminated As Part Of The 2012 Cultural Olympiad”

In 2007 I completed an internship at the Roman Baths (Bath, UK) as part of my MA programme. The Baths, and the city itself are amazing places, and I fell in love with both immediately. I hope some day soon … Continue reading

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My offering to the Jerash Nymphaeum, Jordan

In 2004, while on field school in Jordan, we would spend most Saturdays traveling to many of the countries rich archaeological sites – in other words – It-Was-Awesome! On one particular Saturday we drove north to the area around the … Continue reading

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Mithraeum site in London is on the move again

The infamous archaeological Mithraeum site in London, UK is on the move again. It was moved in the 1950s/60s to it’s current location and will now be returned. The Roman Britain collection, which I have been working with, was donated … Continue reading

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Exhibit Opening: Lost Collections of the Ancient World!

Friday July 8th, was the opening for our Lost Collections of the Ancient World: How Roman Britain and Ur Came to Ontario. We had an excellent turnout; at least 85 people came to enjoy the mystery of the Roman Britain … Continue reading

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Exhibit Opening Soon!

I have been quite busy the last few weeks working on the upcoming exhibit at the Museum of Ontario Archaeology “Lost Collections of the Ancient World: How Roman Britain and Ur Came to Ontario”. The exhibit opening is July 8th … Continue reading

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