CALL FOR PAPERS
RELIGIOUS CONVERGENCE IN THE ANCIENT MEDITERRANEAN
Palermo, 23–26 June 2016
The program will begin on Thursday morning, June 23 and continue through Sunday morning, June 26. There will be an opening reception on Thursday evening at the Villa Whitaker. Coffee breaks and lunch will be provided on Friday and Saturday for all registered participants. An optional dinner at a restaurant in the center of Palermo is scheduled for Saturday evening. A field trip to the Phoenician site of Mozia is scheduled for Sunday afternoon, following the last paper session.
A revised schedule and full abstracts are now available.
Click here to download the pdf of the updated program (posted 15June 2016)
Click here to download the pdf of the abstracts (posted 15 June 2016)
TRIP TO MOZIA: A bus will pick up guests at the conference hotels. We will transfer to the ferry boat Tanit to cross over to the island, arriving at 1:30 pm. We will then enjoy a picnic lunch on the island of wonderful local food (pane cunzato, olives, wine, local cheese and salads, peperonata etc.). After lunch we will visit the museum and the Sapienza Excavation in the area of the Kothon with new temples and sacred springs.