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Past Perfect! with Bernhard Palme


How widespread was the use of papyri in the Late Antiquity and Early Middle Ages? What kind of documents were written on papyrus and what do they tell us about societies of Eastern Mediterranean? How even fragmentary papyri can cast a new light on dramatic political events from the early Byzantine History? These are only some of the questions we asked our guest, Bernhard Palme, professor of Ancient History and Papyrology at the University of Vienna and a director of the Papyrus Museum of the Austrian National Library.



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Past Perfect! is CEU Medieval Radio’s show on medieval and early modern history and culture, where staff of CEU Medieval Radio casually discuss with guests various issues from the crusades to archeozoology to medieval urine sampling. The discussions are made with the aim to popularize medieval and early modern studies with the help of experts such as early musicians, historians, philologists, archeologists, etc.