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BASONOVA Lecture: Antonine Plague

posted Jan 23, 2017, 10:23 AM by AIA DC
Sarah Yeomans of the Biblican Archaeology Society will present an illustrated lecture on an as-yet unpublished archaeological site that shows how the Roman Empire responded to one of the most horrifying epidemics the ancient world had ever seen: the Antonine Plague of the 2nd Century CE.

The event will be hosted by BASONOVA this Sunday, January 29 at Yayla's Restaurant in Arlington (2201 N. Westmoreland St. / Arlington / VA / 22213). Free parking is adjacent to the building.

Title: Doctors, Diseases and Deities: Epidemic Crises and Medicine in Ancient Rome
Luncheon: 2pm
Lecture: 3pm
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