We are going to present a paper on Alexander the Great and Aristotle in the Libro de Alexandre at the 3rd international conference of Aliento (Analyse Linguistique et Interculturelle des Énoncés sapientiels et de leur transmission de l’Orient à l’Occident et de l’Occident à l’Orient) 3rd International Call – Sapiential Statements and Exemplary Literature: a Complex Intertextuality Nancy […]


On September 7 Monica Berti will begin to teach a class on “Graeco-Roman Alexandria” at the Department of Classics, Tufts University, Medford MA. Course description The second city of the Roman Empire was not Athens, nor was it located in Italy. Founded by Alexander the Great, a century after the golden age of Athens and […]

We are excited to announce our new book on the Alexandrian Library! Monica Berti e Virgilio Costa La Biblioteca di Alessandria. Storia di un paradiso perduto Edizioni Tored, Tivoli (Roma) 2010, ISBN 978-88-88617-34-3 http://www.edizionitored.com On May 14, 2010 the volume has been presented at the Salone Internazionale del Libro di Torino, one of the two […]