Faustina I: Remnant of a Love Story

Today’s post was written by Shoshana Hereld, discussing a rare Roman sestertius commemorating the deification of Faustina I. Some people write poetry, some leave roses on a grave…and others mint coins for two decades.  Faustina the Elder died at age 36, only three years into the reign of her husband, the “good”…

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In Memoriam, Ad Infinitum: Dietmar Neufeld

We are extremely sad to announce that on September 9th, 2015, Dietmar Neufeld, the head of the department of Classical, Near Eastern and Religious Studies passed away. Besides being a truly wonderful and inspirational human, Diet was From Stone to Screen’s original advocate. We would not be where weare today…

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