The Lydia Symposium will take place on May 17-18, in Izmir, Turkey with two excursions to Chios, Greece and Sardis, Turkey. Below you will find the program of our symposium. Please note that all the symposium documents have been made available online on Academia and ResearchGate. Here are our websites where you can find all documents which are being updated every day:
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Izmire hosgeldiniz ! / A warm welcome to Izmir,
Archaeology and history of Lydia from the early Lydian period to late
antiquity (8th century B.C.-6th century A.D.). An international symposium
May 17-18, 2017 / Izmir, Turkey
9 h 15 – 10 h 30: Session 1 – Chairman Guy Labarre (Universite de
Franche-Comte, Besancon, France)
Introduction – Opening speeches.
9 h 15 Ergun Lafli (Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey)
Introduction: Practical information about the symposium.
9 h 30 Nicholas D. Cahill (University of Wisconsin-Madison / Harvard
University, Cambridge, MA, both U.S.A.)
New work on the Palace of Croesus at Sardis.
10 h 15 Concession of the 2017 EKVAM Annual Rewards of the Ancient
10 h 30 – 10 h 45: Break.