All welcome to the workshop
130 Years “Lakonische Kulte”: Current Trends and Future Perspectives on Religion in Lakonia.
The workshop takes place on Monday, October 23, 2023, at 09.30 (Athens) at the Swedish Institute at Athens, Mitseon 9.
The event is co-organized by the Epichorios Series, Universität Münster, and the Athens Greek Religion Seminar.
09.30 – 10.00 Welcome and Introduction
Jenny Wallensten (Swedish Institute at Athens)
Sophia Nomicos (University of Münster)
10.00 – 12.00 Session 1
Aphrodite Maltezou (Ephorate of Antiquities of Laconia), Mieke Prent (Vrije Universiteit-Amsterdam), Athanassios Themos (Epigraphic Museum), Eleni Zavvou (Epigraphic Museum):
A New Extra-Urban Sanctuary between Geronthrae and Selinous
Aphrodite Vlachou (Ephorate of Antiquities of Laconia):
Spartan Religion in Context. Sanctuaries, Dedications, and the Cult of Athena on the Acropolis Hill
Maria Tsouli (Ephorate of Antiquities of Laconia):
Cult Places and Cult Practices at Sparta and its Broader Vicinity. New Evidence and Some Remarks
Response: Hans Beck (University of Münster)
12.00 – 12.30 Coffee Break
12.30 – 14.00 Session 2
Sophia Nomicos, Volkmar Schmidt (both University of Münster), Stavros Vlizos (Ionian University Corfu):
New Research at the Amyklaion
Adrien Delahaye (École française d’Athènes):
New Insights on Ritual and Votive Practices at the Amyklaion (7th-5th century BCE)
Response: Massimo Nafissi (University of Perugia)
14.00 – 15.30 Lunch Break
15.30 – 17.00 Session 3
Nicola Nenci (University of Perugia/University of Roma Tre):
Apollo Karneios and the Karneia Festival in Wide’s Work.
Nicolette Pavlides (University of Edinburgh/Collegium -Institut d’Études Avancées de Lyon):
Regional Connections in Laconia. The Sanctuary of Apollo Hyperteleatas
Response: Florentia Fragkopoulou (Acropolis Museum/ University of Leicester)
17.00 – 18.00 Final Discussion
Attached files: Flyer