Monthly Archives: August 2008

Archaeological Engagements: New Media and Beyond

European Journal of Archaeology volume 10.1 has just appeared online. A new feature in this issue is a special reviews section, entitled ‘Archaeological Engagements: New Media and Beyond’. The seven contributions that make up this section all explore the engagement … Continue reading

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New books (not to be reviewed)

The following books have arrived on the Book Review Editor’s desk but will, for one reason or another, not be reviewed in the European Journal of Archaeology. Fairclough, Graham, Harrison, Rodney, Jameson, John H., Schofield, John (2007) The Heritage Reader. … Continue reading

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New Books (not to be reviewed)

The following books have been sent to the European Journal of Archaeology but will, for one reason or another, not be reviewed in the journal. Andrew Lear and Eva Cantarella (2008) Images of Ancient Greek Pederasty. Boys were their Gods. … Continue reading

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Histories of Archaeology Research Network (HARN)

We are pleased to announce that the first meeting of the newly formed Histories of Archaeology Research Network (HARN), convened by Pamela Jane Smith, was held on 5 June 2008 at the Society of Antiquaries of London. The aim of … Continue reading

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Personal histories in archaeological theory and method

Pam Smith’s oral history seminars in Cambridge bringing together a number of well known archaeologists discussing the past are a great source of knowledge about archaeology’s (intellectual) history! 22nd October 2007 Meg Conkey Henrietta Moore Ruth Tringham Alison Wylie October … Continue reading

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CFP: Archaeologies of Destruction

A call for papers for a session on ‘Archaeologies of Destruction’, to be held at the upcoming TAG (Theoretical Archaeology Group) in Southampton, 15-17 December 2008: Archaeologies of destruction Ben Croxford ( and Troels Myrup Kristensen (University of Aarhus; … Continue reading

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Sessions scheduled for EAA Annual Meeting in Malta

The full programme for the 14TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE EUROPEAN ARCHAEOLOGISTS’ ASSOCIATION on MALTA 16-21 September 2008 has now been published on the conference webpage: * Conference webpage * Full programme (WORD file), with links to session and paper … Continue reading

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Book series "Women – Research – Archaeology"

A German-language series by and for women in archaeological and gender studies. The series is edited by FemArcEdition, a subsidiary of the Network of Women in Archaeology. Books can be ordered via its website or – from Volume 4 onwards … Continue reading

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Workshop review: Archaeological Ethnographies (Poros, Greece)

Workshop Archaeological Ethnographies: Charting a Field, Devising Methodologies. Poros, Greece, 6-8 June 2008 Organised by Yannis Hamilakis and Aris Anagnostopoulos (University of Southampton). Ressources available: Workshop programme Workshop homepage Project homepage Archaeologists, Participant Observers and Agent Provocateurs? Regarding my adoption … Continue reading

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