The Ancient History and Classical Civilization research group issues advice, performs research and provides guest speakers on the following themes:
- political history, antique democracy, citizenship and participation, empires, migration, religion
- Hellenism, Roman history, late antiquity, Jewish history, early Christianity
- the continued influence of the classical tradition, classical mythology
- archaeology (classical, early Christian, Jewish), cultural heritage management, ancient art history
- new interdisciplinary research methods (C14, stable isotope research and DNA analysis)
Does your organisation or company want more information about commissioned research or related activities? Please contact Dr Joost Dankers, +31 (0)30 253 9145.
In the past few years, researchers from Ancient History and Classical Civilization shared their knowledge in several ways, for example: