Skip navigation to content
School of Classics > Events > Conferences > 2006-2007 > Science and other Knowledges

Science and other Knowledges in Tributary Empires


Friday 30th March 2007

Arts Lecture Theatre - all welcome

15:00 Greg Woolf (St Andrews) Science and Empire. Opening Remarks
15:45 Giovanni Salmeri (Pisa) Ordering the World through languages in the Roman Empire: the work of Posidonius and Strabo.
16:30 Peter Pormann (Warwick) Patronage and Public Health in the Abbasid Empire.
17:15   General Discussion

The sessions on Saturday and Sunday are closed

Events Enquiries


Research Seminars

Please direct enquiries to

Tom Geue, 
School of Classics,
University of St Andrews,
St Andrews KY16 9AL.


Getting to St Andrews

Maps & directions

If you a not a UK or EU citizen and if you need a letter of invitation for immigration purposes in order to attend an event organised by the School of Classics, please contact