To understand the Italian community, Samnium, in the Iron Age (9th to 6th centuries), scholars predominantly rely on funerary evidence. Dr. Rafael Scopacasa returns to the show to share what’s known about Samnites in this period of time.
Dr. Scopacasa is a Lecturer of History at the Federal University of Minas Gerais and an Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Exeter.
Rafael Scopacasa appeared on the podcast in the previous episode Ancient Civilization of Samnium w. Dr. Rafael Scopacasa (June 14, 2021).
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- Dr. Scopacasa is author of the monograph Ancient Samnium: Settlement, Culture, and Identity between History and Archaeology (Oxford University Press, 2015)
- During the episode Dr. Scopacasa mentioned the following Italian museums related to ancient Samnium Chieti museum and Campobasso museum