Monthly Archives: January 2008

Bibracte European School of Protohistory

An announcement from Vincent Guichard: The next session of the Bibracte European School of Protohistory will be held in Budapest, from July 7th to 15th 2008, on the theme of “The Construction of European Iron Age Chronologies.” The attached call … Continue reading

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Call for Nominations: The European Archaeological Heritage Prize 2008

Willem Willems has asked us to issue this call for nominations for The European Archaeological Heritage Prize 2008: CALL FOR NOMINATIONS The European Association of Archaeologists instituted the European Archaeological Heritage Prize in 1999. An independent committee awards the prize … Continue reading

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CFP: Bioarchaeology of Individual Life Histories

We have received the following CFP for a session at the EAA Annual Meeting 2008 on Malta from Marek Zvelebil and Andrzej Weber: Bioarchaeology of individual life histories The field of archaeological science is rapidly expanding. This growth includes laboratory … Continue reading

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Archaeological summer camp in Siciliy

Emilia Bella writes: For 10th year the Archeoclub d’Italia, residing in Campobello di Licata of Sicily, will be organizing a Summer Camp, which in the past has succeeded in having more than 900 foreign and Italian participants involved in a … Continue reading

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CFP: Wetland Archaeology and Movement

We have received from the following calls for papers from Andrea Vianello: I am co-organising two sessions – one was not enough – that will be held at the forthcoming sixth World Archaeological Congress, WAC-6 Congress. Both sessions are registered … Continue reading

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Mark Hall: Speculum Fantasia – Middle-Earth and Discworld as Mirrors of Medieval Europe

This blog entry is a slightly amended version of the paper given at the EAA Annual Meeting in Zadar, Croatia, September 2007. It was read at the session on Invented Civilisations organised by Cornelius Holtorf and Michael Jasmin. It is … Continue reading

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Call for papers: Interpreted Iron Ages

Case studies, method, theory 3. Linzer Gespräche zur interpretativen Eisenzeitarchäologie Oberösterreichisches Landesmuseum Linz, Austria 14 – 16 November 2008 The aims of European Iron Age archaeologies are not only to classify material remains of the Iron Age past according to … Continue reading

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Free access to online archaeology journals

Maney Publishing offers a 30 days free trial to its online archaeology and heritage journals. You need to fill in a simple form here. Choose access to the “Archaeology Collection“. You will get access to the following periodicals: Arms and … Continue reading

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Public Archaeology Swedish-style

Svanberg, Fredrik and Katty H. Wahlgren (2007) Publik Arkeologi. Lund: Nordic Academic Press. 152 pp., illustrations (many in colour), pbk, ISBN 978-91-89116-96-2, SEK 169 (= ca € 18). Order here. Public archaeology is a fast growing area of Anglophone archaeology, … Continue reading

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Call for Posters: 17th International Congress of Classical Archaeology

A message from Martina Della Riva: Call for Posters: 17th International Congress of Classical Archaeology Rome, Italian and foreign Archaeological Research Institutes 22-26 September 2008 The Organising Committee of the 17th International Congress of Classical Archaeology invites all archaeologists, scholars, … Continue reading

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