Le missioni italiane in Turchia a cento anni dalla decifrazione della lingua degli Ittiti


Le missioni italiane in Turchia a cento anni dalla decifrazione della lingua degli Ittiti e la cooperazione dell'Università Suor Orsola Benincasa con le missioni italiane in Nordafrica. Naples, December 4, Sala Villani, via Suor Orsola, 10.

On the occasion of the European Year for Development and one hundred years after the deciphering of the Hittite language, the University Suor Orsola Benincasa of Naples and the Centro Ricerche Archeologiche e Scavi di Torino per il Medio Oriente e l'Asia dedicate a day to the presentation of the activities of the Italian expeditions working in Turkey on sites linked to the Hittite civilization. Part of the day will be devoted to the presentation of the projects of archaeological cooperation supported by the University Suor Orsola together with other Italian institutions in the Mediterranean countries of North-Africa.

 


For the detailed program of the day, download the following document.

Conference program [PDF]


International Conference "Dialogue of Cultures on the Great Silk Road"


International Conference "Dialogue of Cultures on the Great Silk Road", Ashgabat, November 11-13, 2015

The Ministry of Culture of Turkmenistan organizes at Ashgabat the International Conference "Dialogue of Cultures on the Great Silk Road" (November 11-13, 2015)

The members of theTurkmen-Italian expedition in Old Nisa Carlo Lippolis, Roberta Menegazzi and Jacopo Bruno are going to present the last results of their research.


For more information on the mission, see: Projects - Turkmenistan


Iranian-Italian Joint Mission in Khuzistan


Eight Campaign (October 1-November 15 2015)

Works continue in the Hellenistic and Parthian sanctuary at Kal-e Chendar, in the Valley of Shami. Main goals of the campaign are the widening of the trenches on the so-called Stein Terrace, the rescue excavation of the monumental tombs, and the survey of the defence systems of the site.


For more information on the mission, see: Projects - Iran - Khuzistan


Eighth European Conference of Iranian Studies


Eighth European Conference of Iranian Studies, St. Petersburg, September 15-19, 2015

The Societas Iranologica Europaea organizes at St. Petersburg the Eighth European Conference of Iranian Studies (September 15-19, 2015)

Nineveh, an Assyrian capital between past and present.


Venezia – Dorsoduro 1686, San Sebastiano, Aula Colonne, July, 8 – October, 31, 2015

The pictures of the reliefs of the Sennacherib’s “Palace without rivals”, displayed in the exhibition, were taken in 2002 during two survey campaigns aimed at producing an updated and detailed documentation of the state of preservation of the throne suite’s orthostats.