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Philippika Prize
Philippika Dissertation Prize by Harrassowitz Verlag
Since 2011 Harrassowitz, together with the editors of the series „Philippika“, has awarded the Philippika Prize for outstanding interdisciplinary dissertations in Ancient Studies.

The prize is awarded annually to outstanding dissertations in the field of Ancient Studies covering interdisciplinary research questions. It consists in publishing the award-winning study in the series “Philippika” and covering all costs related to the printing and distribution of a monograph up to 400 pages (book format 17 x 24 cm) or 300 pages (book format A4), including black-and-white plates and hardcover binding. The prize is presented at a special public ceremony. The recipient is expected to present a summary of his or her dissertation in a talk aimed at a general audience.

Information on criteria for the prize, application and selection procedures:

Deadline for submitting applications in the current year: June 30.
Please send applications to:

Professor Dr. Torsten Mattern
Trier University
FB III, Klassische Archaeologie
Universitaetsring 15
4296 Trier

Uroš Matić
Body and Frames of War in New Kingdom Egypt
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Jutta Günther
Musik als Argument spätantiker Kirchenväter
Book description and ordering information

Natalia Toma
Marmor – Maße – Monumente
Book description and ordering information

Svenja Nagel
Die Ausbreitung des Isiskultes im Römischen Reich: Tradition und Transformation auf dem Weg von Ägypten nach Rom
Book description and ordering information.

Lajos Berkes
Dorfverwaltung und Dorfgemeinschaft in Ägypten von Diokletian zu den Abbasiden
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Alexandra Eppinger
Hercules in der Spätantike. Die Rolle des Heros im Spannungsfeld von Heidentum und Christentum
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Brit Kärger
Leben in der amurritischen Welt. Nomaden und Sesshafte im Reich von Mari im 19. und 18. Jahrhundert vor Christus
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Michaela Rücker
"Pharmakeía und crimen magiae". Frauen und Magie in der griechisch-römischen Antike
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