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In the media: Deciphering ancient texts

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

"I love working on puzzles and I love detective work," John Younger, professor of classics, said in an interview with the Telegraph. He and other experts discussed their research and deciphering of ancient texts and forgotten languages.

The field can be solitary and painstaking but the rewards and discoveries make for an exciting discipline. Younger discusses the difficulties and advances in the field, particularly with his work on ancient language Linear A.

Read the rest of the article from the Telegraph.