Special EAGLE prize for WikiLovesMonuments ITALY

Posted by EAGLE on Sep 11, 2013

The EAGLE Project – Europeana network of Ancient Greek and Latin Epigraphy (www.eagle-network.eu) – is offering a special prize for the best photography of ancient inscriptions  within any one of the participating monuments of the WikiLovesMonuments Italia (http://www.wikilovesmonuments.it/) contest. It is a well-known fact that Italy boasts a number of inscriptions whose magnitude is unique among world cultural partrimonies. Inscriptions constitute a unique and precious heritage whose extraordinary richness is peerless in terms...

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The EAGLE Project is Launched, Brings Ancient Inscriptions to the World

Posted by EAGLE on Jun 20, 2013

On April 2, 2013, the Accademia dei Lincei hosted the inauguration of the EAGLE project in Rome. The symposium was presided over by the project’s Coordinator, Dr. Silvia Orlandi of Sapienza, University of Rome. It was a highly successful event that brought together more than 20 cultural institutions, archives, universities, research centres and innovative enterprises  from all over Europe. Among many distinguished speakers, we were honored by the presence of Europeana Foundation director Jill Cousins and representatives from Wikimedia...

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