• Rethinking women and work

    Stone engraving of a woman seated with wax tablets
  • insulae: how the masses lived

    road in Ostia showing apartment buildings on either side
  • Freedmen: new citizens

    Funerary inscription and carving of a freedman and his wife
  • Auxiliary soldiers: Romans-to-be

    Roman certificate of citizenship
  • Roman law: the art of the fair and good?

    image of curia in Roman forum
  • Growing up in the Roman empire

    statue of a boy with a fig
  • Constructing power in Augustus’ Rome

    Roman sculpture of Augustus in military dress.
  • Religion: public display & private worship

    statue of Mithras and the bull in Mithraeum in Ostia