INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE “MULTIDISCIPLINARY SYMPOSIUM ON ANCIENT WINES”

Paris, 24th May 2018

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On the 24th of MAY 2018, the International Conference “Multidisciplinary Symposium on Ancient Wines” will be held at the Sorbonne University in Paris (France) and organized by Maria Rosa Guasch Jané under the EGYWINE research project. The Conference will take place at the Salle des Actes of Sorbonne University.

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24 May 2018

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE “MULTIDISCIPLINARY SYMPOSIUM ON ANCIENT WINES”

This multidisciplinary scientific conference aims at discussing about archaeological evidences of wine (iconography, texts, ceramics and organic remains), the ancient wine culture (religious uses, production, transport and consumption, etc.), and the application of new technologies and analytical methods to the study of ancient wines for knowledge advance. Moreover, wine making through production methods used by our ancestors, for instance wine in amphorae, which permit to obtain a more natural high-quality wine very appreciated by the modern wine consumers, will be also discussed.

The area and historical periods analysed in this symposium integrate ancient Egypt and the Mediterranean region. Ancient practices of winemaking and differences across the ancient Mediterranean compared to the modern wines.

A final debate about current research studies, state of the question and future perspectives will be presented.

PRO Acces

Scenes Database

The database of the viticulture and winemaking scenes in the ancient Egyptian private tombs.

Scene BD

Bibliographic Database

The database of the bibliography about the viticulture and winemaking in ancient Egypt.

Bibliographic DB

Photographic Mision

The photographic mission to document the viticulture and winemaking scenes in the Egyptian private tombs.

Photo Mision

Virtual Expo

The ancient Egyptian viticulture and winemaking scenes exhibition.

Virtual Tour