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Past Member

Gianfranco Agosti

Funding provided by the Patrons’ Endowment Fund

Affiliation

Historical Studies

Field of Study

Greek Epigrams in Late Antiquity

Home Institution

Sapienza Università di Roma
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Gianfranco Agosti is pursuing a comprehensive study of the social and cultural role of inscriptional Greek poetry in late antiquity. He plans to reexamine inscriptional poems as literature, considering their social role as vehicles of display and diffusion of learning in the urban space of late antique Eastern Mediterranean cities.

Dates at IAS

Member
School of Historical Studies
Spring

Degrees

University of Florence
Ph.D.
1995