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Economies of Sacred Travel

2nd EST Symposium

Info about event


Thursday 17 September 2015, at 09:00 - Friday 18 September 2015, at 21:00


Aarhus University Conference Centre, Fredrik Nielsens Vej 2-4, Mødelokale 2.

This symposium, organized under the auspices of the collaborative research project “The Emergence of Sacred Travel (EST): Experience, Economy, and Connectivity in Ancient Mediterranean Pilgrimage” funded by a Sapere Aude grant from the Danish Council for Independent Research (www.sacredtravel.dk), aims to shed light on the economic role of sanctuaries and festivals in ancient pilgrimage.

See introduction (pdf)

See final programme (pdf)