Private View of Life and Death in Pompeii and Herculaneum at the British Museum

Our colleagues from the British Egyptian Society have kindly extended to ASTENE members an invitation to join their private view of the Pompeii-Herculaneum exhibition on Tuesday 20th August, from 6:30 – 8:15 pm. The private view is further enhanced by an introductory talk about the exhibition by one of the curators of the British Museum.

In order to attend the private view of this highly acclaimed exhibition, follow the instructions set forth in the invitation and booking form issued by the Secretary of the British Egyptian Society. Please write ‘ASTENE Member’ on the booking form.

More information and booking form

2013 Tenth Biennial ASTENE Conference

ASTENE held its 10th biennial conference from Friday 12 to Monday 15 July 2013 at Aston University, Birmingham, UK. The four-day programme included sessions on all aspects of interest to ASTENE members, from archive research and archaeological travel to writers of both real and fictional travelogues. A full report of the Conference will be included in the next Bulletin. It is intended to publish a selection of the Conference papers in 2015.