Education Programs: Seminars for Higher Education Faculty

Period of Performance

10/1/2005 - 9/30/2006

Funding Totals

$122,848.00 (approved)
$122,848.00 (awarded)

Trajan's Column: Narratives of War and Civilization in the Roman Empire

FAIN: FS-50084-05

American Academy in Rome (New York, NY 10021-4905)
Richard J. A. Talbert (Project Director: March 2005 to March 2007)

A five-week seminar for fifteen college and university teachers to study themes and events of the Roman empire on site in Rome, Italy, as they are reflected in the column that was constructed as a memorial to Trajan's victory over the Dacians in the second century CE.