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Scoping the Future of Archaeological Science (Special Issue of the Journal of Archaeological Science)

Scoping the Future of Archaeological Science

Marcos Martinón-Torres, Thilo Rehren & Robin Torrence have guest edited a special issue of the Journal of Archaeological Science with papers in honour of Richard Klein. More...

Published: May 28, 2015 10:43:00 AM

2013 excavations by the Olduvai Geochronology Archaeology Project at the MNK site

Institute staff comment on discovery of oldest stone tools

Institute staff have been asked to comment in the media on the significance of the oldest stone tools discovered by archaeologists in Kenya. More...

Published: May 22, 2015 2:54:43 PM

Ethnic Ambiguity and the African Past bookcover

Ethnic Ambiguity and the African Past

An innovative volume edited by François G. Richard and Kevin MacDonald which examines materiality, history and the shaping of cultural identities in Africa, has now been published by Left Coast Press. More...

Published: May 20, 2015 5:28:46 PM

Community Archaeology Geophysics Group surveying a Roman burial in Hertfordshire (Image courtesy of CAGG)

Of Magistrates and Magnetics: Studying the Towns of Roman Britain

Kris Lockyear has been invited to present his geophysics research as part of Cincinnati Museum Center's Insights Lecture Series this week. More...

Published: May 18, 2015 12:30:10 PM

The Neolithic site of Kočićevo in the lower Vrbas valley (Republika Srpska, Bosnia and Herzegovina): report of the 2009-2014 field seasons

Monograph published by the EUROFARM team

Members of the EUROFARM project have just published a monograph summarising the results of several field seasons on the site of Kočićevo and its surroundings (Republika Srpska, Bosnia&Herzegovina). More...

Published: May 15, 2015 2:35:58 PM

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We Need to Talk: Connecting Through Technology Exhibition poster

We Need to Talk: Connecting Through Technology

The Institute of Archaeology’s new student exhibition, We Need to Talk: Connecting Through Technology, opens to the public from 8 May 2015. More...

Starts: May 8, 2015 10:00:00 AM

Medicine and Public Health in Roman Palestine

'Advertising' Medicine and Public Health in Roman Palestine

The Institute of Archaeology and Anglo-Israel Archaeological Society will jointly host a lecture by Estee Dvorjetski (Oxford Brookes University/University of Haifa) at the Institute on 1 June. More...

Starts: Jun 1, 2015 6:00:00 PM

Vision and Conceptualisation in ancient Egyptian art

Vision and Conceptualisation in ancient Egyptian art

Rune Nyord (University of Cambridge) will give a presentation organised by the Institute's Material Cultures of Prehistoric and Dynastic Egypt Research Network and the UCL Petrie Museum at the museum on 2 June. More...

Starts: Jun 2, 2015 5:00:00 PM

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Scandinavian identities and English placenames

The final seminar in the 2014-15 Institute of Archaeology/British Museum Medieval Seminar Series will be given by Jayne Carroll (University of Nottingham) on 3 June. More...

Starts: Jun 3, 2015 6:00:00 PM

Origins of Sheep and Goats Domestication in Western China

Origins of Sheep and Goats Domestication in Western China

Yiru Wang (University of Cambridge) will give the next International Centre for Chinese Heritage and Archaeology (ICCHA) China Night Lecture of 2014-15 at the Institute on 4 June. More...

Starts: Jun 4, 2015 5:30:00 PM


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