Making a Language Visible: The Example of Palmyrene

Scott Mandelbrote (Cambridge)

I will be speaking about images of Palmyra and Palmyrene, in the context of scholarly attempts to decipher the language and make visible the heritage of that Syrian city during the seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries.

Jacob Spon (ed.) ‘Miscellanea eruditae antiquitatis’
Jacob Spon (ed.) ‘Miscellanea eruditae antiquitatis’.