The L'Orange lecture 2016

Thursday 10 November at 18:00

Prof. Andrew Wallace-Hadrill


Census and registration. Detail of the relief on the sarcophagus of Domitius Ahenobarbus

The L'Orange lecture is open to the public.

Prof. Andrew Wallace-Hadrill will present

Imperial Rome - A city of immigrants?

The lecture will be followed by a reception at the terrace of the Institute.

The Norwegian Institute in Rome, Viale Trenta Aprile 33, 00153 Rome


Andrew Wallace-Hadrill is a British ancient historian, classical archaeologist, and academic. He is Professor of Roman Studies and Director of Research in the Faculty of Classics at the University of Cambridge. He was Director of the British School at Rome between 1995 and 2009, and Master of Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge from August 2009 to July 2013.

Hans Peter L'Orange (2 March 1903 – 5 December 1983) was a Norwegian art historian and classical archaeologist. He took the dr.philos. degree in 1933 with his thesis Studien zur Geschichte des spätantiken Porträts. H.P. L'Orange was a Professor at the University of Oslo from 1942, and established the Norwegian Institute in Rome in 1959. He was director of the institute until he retired in 1973.

Published Nov. 3, 2016 10:24 AM - Last modified Feb. 11, 2020 11:16 AM