News from the Institute of Archaeology
Royal discovery near Sutton Hoo
Publication date: 11 March 2014
Archaeologists in Suffolk, advised by Christopher Scull, have found conclusive evidence of the long-lost Anglo-Saxon royal settlement whose people buried their kings at Sutton Hoo.
New directions in archaeological textile research
Publication date: 6 March 2014
The ERC-funded PROCON project will host a workshop examining new directions in archaeological textile research at the University of Cambridge next week.
Sensory Perception in the Early Medieval World
Publication date: 5 March 2014
Millets, Rice and Farmers
Publication date: 4 March 2014
A new volume by Alison Weisskopf exploring phytoliths as indicators of agricultural, social and ecological change in Neolithic and Bronze Age China is now available.
Silver and Other Economies in the Viking World
Publication date: 28 February 2014
Institute researchers assess storm damage at Neanderthal site
Publication date: 25 February 2014
Job Vacancy: Lecturer in Geoarchaeology
Publication date: 24 February 2014
The Institute of Archaeology currently has a vacancy for a Lecturer in Geoarchaeology (Ref.:1404912). The deadline for applications is 27 March 2014.
Jeremy Tanner interviewed on BBC Radio London
Publication date: 20 February 2014
Jeremy Tanner was interviewed on BBC Radio London 94.9 recently about comments made in the media regarding the Elgin marbles.
Institute of Archaeology Conference Competition 2013/14
Publication date: 19 February 2014
Archaeology of African Plant Use
Publication date: 17 February 2014