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Next Aegean Lecture on 17 October

Next Aegean Lecture on 17 October

Aegeus and the Swedish Institute at Athens are happy to invite you to the lecture: ‘Iasos and Minoanisation', by Nicoletta Momigliano (University of Bristol).

The lecture will take place at the Swedish Institute at Athens (Μitseon 9, Acropolis Metro station), on Friday 17 October 2013, 20:00.

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Dissertations

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The metalworking of the Late Bronze Age in Epirus: The hoards and the tools (in Greek)

This thesis examines the metalworking of the Late Bronze Age (ca. 1600-1000 BC) in Epirus through the study of bronze tools and bronze weapons, as well as the three small hoards of bronze objects (Stefani in Preveza, Katamachi and Rodotopi in Ioannina). ...

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Aegean Book Reviews

Review of Thomas M. Brogan & Erik Hallager (eds), 2011. LM IB Pottery: Relative Chronology and Regional Differences. Acts of a Workshop Held at the Danish Institute at Athens in Collaboration with the INSTAP Study Center for East Crete, 27-29 June 2007, Athens: The Danish Institute at Athens.

Destructions and abandonments are key components of the archaeological record as they furnish primary deposits for relative chronologies, the tools for reconstructing life in the past, and occasionally, especially in times when the written record cannot provide help, evidence for writing...

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Poster Gallery

The Minoan settlement of Zakros during the Late Minoan II and Late Minoan III periods

The Minoan settlement of Zakros during the Late Minoan II and Late Minoan III periods

The extensive destruction horizon documented in the Minoan Palace and the surrounding settlement of Kato Zakros is dated to the end of LM IB period, namely the mid-15th century B.C., a period called Zakros V according to the system of relative chronology proposed by Lefteris Platon for Zakros. The...

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Aegean Book Reviews

Review of Anna Simandiraki-Grimshaw & Eleni Stefanou (eds), 2012. From Archaeology to Archaeologies: the “Other” Past [BAR International Series 2409], Oxford: Archaeopress.

The so-called “fringe” or “alternative” archaeology includes numerous and complex tendencies (pseudoarchaeology, contemporary paganism, conspiracy theories, extraterrestrial life and lost civilization theories, religious fundamentalism and nationalist approaches). The common element in all...

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Aegean Book Reviews

Review of Andonis Vasilakis & Keith Branigan, 2010. Moni Odigitria. a Prepalatial Cemetery and Its Environs in the Asterousia, Southern Crete [Prehistory Monographs 30], Philadelphia: INSTAP Academic Press.

Για να γίνει κατανοητή η σημασία της τελικής δημοσίευσης της ανασκαφής του μινωικού νεκροταφείου στη Μονή Οδηγήτρια που παρουσιάζεται εδώ, είναι απαραίτητη μία...

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Aegean Book Reviews

Review of Peter Pavúk & Barbara Horejs, 2012. Mittel- und Spätbronzezeitliche Keramik Griechenlands, Sammlung Fritz Schachermeyr, edited by Sigrid Deger-Jalkotzy (Faszikel III), Wien: Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften

This synthetic work presented by Peter Pavúk and Barbara Horejs covers a large part of Mainland Greece and focuses on the Middle and Late Bronze Ages. The book is divided into an introduction and six chapters, followed by a summary in English....

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