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The L'Orange annual lecture

An annual lecture is held in memory of Hans Peter L'Orange, the founder of the Institute of Rome. A renowned international researcher is invited to lecture in Rome. The lecture is open to everyone.

2020 

Prof. Dr. Ulrich Pfisterer. (Director Zentralinstitut für Kunstgeschichte München) "Raphael and the Cornucopia of Antiquity"

2019 

Prof. Kristian Kristiansen (University of Gothenburg):
"Towards a New European prehistory: genes, archaeology and language".


2018

Prof. Rubina Raja (University of Århus):
"From Palmyra to Rome and back again: Palmyrene portraiture and their narrative"

2017 

Prof. Jonathan M. Hall (University of Chicago):
"The archaeology of the individual in the ancient Mediterranean world"

2016

Prof. Andrew Wallace-Hadrill (University of Cambridge):
"Imperial Rome - a city of immigrants?"

2015

Prof. Jane Tylus (New York University):
"Caterina Pellegrina"

2014 

Prof. Kimberley Bowes (University of Pennsylvania):
"How poor were the Roman poor? An examination of rural poverty."

2013

Prof. Eve D'Ambra (Vassar College, New York):
"The elite and mass appeal of Roman imperial female portraiture - the case of Vibia Sabina"

2012 

Prof. James E. Packer (Northwestern University):
"The Theater of Pompey in Rome - the archeological evidence, the architecture, the decline and destruction"

2011 

Prof. Jas' Elsner (Corpus Cristi College, Oxford):
"Closure and Penetration: Reflections on the Pola Casket"

2010

Prof. Paul Zanker (Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa):
"L’Arco di Costantino: Un Monumento del Senato Romano"

2009 

Prof. Richard Brilliant:
"Late Antiquity - a protean term"

2008

 Prof. Christine Kondoleon (Museum of Fine Arts Boston):
"New mosaics from Boston - the gathering of roses and the celebration of wealth and pleasure"

2007 

Prof. Barbro Santillo Frizell (Det svenske institutt i Roma):
"Via Tiburtina, landscape and memory

2006 

Prof. Rasmus Brandt (Det norske institutt I Roma):
"Private and public in the sphere of the ancient city"

2005

Prof. Emilio Marin:
"Il Museo Archeologico di Split"

2004 

No lecture was held.

2003 

Prof. Patrizio Pensabene (Universitá La Sapienza Roma):
"L'Arco di Costantino: tra continuità e rottura"

2002 

Xenia Muratova (Université de Rennes II):
"Il tema della creazione nell'arte e nel pensiero del XII secolo"

2001

Carlo Bertelli (Universitá di Milano):
"Roma dopo Costantino"

2000

Valentino Pace (Universitá degli studi di Udine):
"Tradizione e rivalitá. Aspetti dell'arte romana alle soglie del primo giubileo"

1999 

Eric Hostetter (University of Illinois at Urbana-Chanpaign):
"Betwixt and between - a search for identity on the NE slope of the Palatine"

1998

Giorgos e Theodoros Spyropoulos (Riksantikvaren i Tripolis, Hellas):
"The villa of Herodes Atticus at Eva in Arcadia"

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