Dr Tamar Hodos awarded Getty Research Institute fellowship
21 May 2020
The scholarship programme for 2020-21 is focusing on the ancient cultures of the Levant and their relations with the classical world. Lying on the eastern seaboard of the Mediterranean, the Levant was a crucial crossroads between the classical world of Greece and Rome and the kingdoms of the Near East.
Globalising Luxuries explores the production and distribution of luxury objects around the ancient Mediterranean and Mesopotamia, integrating cutting edge scientific methodologies with archaeological, literary and visual culture analyses.