The ancient Aegean and Cyprus in the Ashmolean: A conversation and gallery tours – Oxford

Thanasis Gavos   Friday, 19 February 2016; 2:00-4:45pm
Ashmolean, Oxford,

With Dr Yannis Galanakis (Cambridge), Gerald Cadogan (British School at Athens), Dr Anja Ulbrich (Ashmolean Museum, Oxford)

This event celebrates two world-class archaeological collections at the Ashmolean through a conversation on two recently published books for both students, university colleagues and the general public by their authors: One, The Aegean World, is the guide to the Ashmolean’s Aegean collection by Yannis Galanakis, the other, The Great Islands, dedicated to Gerald Cadogan, is on both Aegean and Cypriot archaeology. Afterwards, you can talk with the authors over refreshments, purchase their books at a discount, and attend your selected tours of the Aegean and/or Cyprus galleries with their respective curator (limited to 20 people per tour).

Doors open at 1.30 pm for gallery tour sign-up (obligatory for attending tours), book viewing and purchase.

No charge, but booking essential at [email protected]. Sign-up list for tours will be available from 1.30 pm onwards in the Lecture theatre only (not by email).

For more information on both books see:



Ashmolean Museum,
Headley Lecture Theatre and galleries

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