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International Conference: Pathways of Communication: Roads and Routes in Anatolia from Prehistory to Seljuk Times

February 28, 2014 in Interest, News, Presentation

The British Institute at Ankara, in collaboration with Ankara University, is hosting the conference Pathways of Communication: Roads and Routes in Anatolia from Prehistory to Seljuk Times March 20-22, 2014 on the university campus.  A programme for the conference can be found here.  The conference will devote two panels to “Maps and Digital Mapping” and “Digital Approaches to Roads and Networks.”  Prof. Richard Talbert has been invited to speak in a panel at Pathways on the Ancient World Mapping Center’s most recent efforts in “Digital Mapping of Classical Asia Minor and its Routes: Progress and Prospects”.



Upcoming AWMC presentation: A Map of Asia Minor Around 100 C.E. by Talbert, Turner, and Becker

December 20, 2011 in Presentation

AWMC is pleased to be presenting a draft version of its new 1:750,000 scale map of Asia Minor around 100 C.E. Compiled by R. J. A. Talbert, B. D. Turner, and J. A. Becker, the full-color map will debut at the 2012 meetings of the Archaeological Institute of America in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on 6 January 2012. The map will be shown as part of the AIA’s ‘poster session’ at the annual meeting.

The leaflet accompanying the map is linked here.


Richard Talbert and Sean Gillies Present at NEH/CNR Conference on “Using New Technologies to Explore Cultural Heritage”

May 16, 2008 in Presentation

In October of 2007, Professor Richard Talbert and Pleiades Chief Engineer Sean Gillies presented at the NEH/CNR Conference in Washington, D.C. They participated in a session on “Preserving and Mapping Ancient Worlds”.

To read the full transcript of their presentation, and to see a .pdf document of the visual aspect of their presentation, please click here.