2023 Symposium Vesuvianum Registration

Note: the Symposium will be held on Friday, Oct. 13th – Sunday, Oct. 15th. You should plan to arrive at the Villa on Thursday, Oct. 12th and depart on Sunday, Oct. 15th or Monday, Oct. 16th (with additional room charge)

Symposium Schedule


Please save a copy of the following Symposium Registration Form, complete and email it by September 8 to director Hilary Becker. The instructions for payment are on the form, and the online payment option is below.


Registration Fee E 100/$120 (required; includes 3 lunches, snacks, tea and coffee breaks)

Lodging (includes 3 American breakfasts and 3 dinners at the Villa Vergiliana):

Shared room at the Villa Vergiliana Oct. 12-15: E 60/$75 per diem x 3 = E 180/$225; if staying until 10/16: E 60/$75 per diem x 4 = E 240/$300

Skip lodging if you plan to stay elsewhere.

3 Nights (Oct. 12, 13, 14)

4 Nights (Oct. 12, 13, 14, 15)

Current Society Membership?

Add member fee ($35) for those not already members in good standing (not required if not lodging at the Villa).


We want the Symposium Cumanum to be a welcoming, supportive, and comfortable space for all participants, and we will work to make it a harassment-free environment. Harassment of conference participants in any form will not be tolerated.

Harassment includes offensive verbal comments related to, e.g., race, ethnicity, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, country of origin, age, disability, physical appearance, body size, religion, veteran status or other protected class status; discriminatory or offensive images in public spaces; intimidation; stalking; harassing or unwanted photography or recording; sustained disruption of talks or other events; inappropriate physical contact; and unwelcome sexual attention. Participants violating the anti-harassment policy may be warned or asked to leave by the organizers.

Contact Information

Villa Director:

Antimina Sgariglia
Via Cuma 320
Napoli 80070, Italy
Phone/Fax: 011 39 081 854 31 02
Email: minasgariglia@gmail.com

Program Directors:

Hilary Becker, Binghamton University, hbecker@binghamton.edu

Verity Platt, Cornell University, vjp33@cornell.edu