Book here: https://www.ashmolean.org/event/cracking-ancient-codes-7-october
"With Andrew Robinson, author of biographies of Jean-François Champollion, Thomas Young and Michael Ventris, and also Lost Languages: The Enigma of the World’s Undeciphered Scripts
Undeciphered ancient scripts tantalise. They include the Etruscan alphabet, Indus seal script, Rongorongo from remote Easter Island, Zapotec script from Mexico—probably the first writing system in the Americas—and Crete’s unique Phaistos disc—apparently the world’s first ‘printed’ document..."
HOSTED BY ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM
Tickets: £4 (concessions may apply)
Speakers: Andrew Robinson, Thomas Young, Michael Ventris
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS AND CREDITS