Aegeus Society for Aegean Prehistory


17th International Aegean Conference. Μνήμη / Mneme Past and Memory in the Aegean Bronze Age

Udine and Venice, 17-21 April 2018

Deadline: 30 April 2017

The 17th International Aegean Conference / Rencontre égéenne internationale intends to provide a forum for exchanging ideas about the use/s and appropriation of the past and the role of social memory in the Aegean Bronze Age. Attention will be paid also to the re-use of the Aegean past in the 19th-20th centuries as well as to politics of preservation of the cultural heritage. Papers dealing with the archaeological record and contexts and presenting recent archaeological research and/or new interpretations of older data are particularly welcome.

3rd International Interdisciplinary Colloquium. The Periphery of the Mycenaean World. Recent discoveries and research results

Lamia, May 2018

Deadline: 30 June 2017

The topics of the Colloquium include all recent residential and burial finds, as well as new conclusions of archaeological research, related to the character and identity of the geographical areas of the Greek mainland and islands outside the major Mycenaean centers. Furthermore, interactive relations between regional sites and Palatial centres are of special interest, as palaces represent the core of social and economic life during the palatial period.

Second Scientific Meeting of the “Archaeological Work in the Peloponnese” (AWOP 2)

Kalamata, 1-4 November 2017

Deadline: 15 June 2017

The meeting is organized by the Department of History, Archaeology, and Cultural Resources Management of the University of the Peloponnese and will take place in Kalamata on 1-4 November 2017. The aim of AWOP 2 is to inform specialists and the general public on archaeological work undertaken in the Peloponnese, the islands of the Gulf of Argos, Kythera, and Antikythera in recent years.

3ο Συνέδριο μεταπτυχιακών φοιτητών Προϊστορικής Αρχαιολογίας του Τμήματος Ιστορίας και Αρχαιολογίας: Υλικός πολιτισμός και γνωσιακές λειτουργίες κατά την Πρώιμη Προϊστορία

Athens, end of May 2017

Deadline: 20 February 2017

Στόχος του συνεδρίου είναι η παρουσίαση των αποτελεσμάτων της έρευνας σε θέματα που αφορούν τις γνωσιακές λειτουργίες (αντίληψη, μνήμη, σκέψη, δημιουργικότητα κ.α.), τη συμπεριφορά και την ικανότητα προσαρμογής των προϊστορικών ανθρώπων, όπως αυτά διαπιστώνονται από τη μελέτη των καταλοίπων του υλικού πολιτισμού. Παράλληλα, η συζήτηση θεωρητικών και μεθοδολογικών ζητημάτων, καθώς και αυτών που προκύπτουν από την ανάδειξη των αρχαιολογικών θέσεων συμβάλλει στην κάλυψη της θεματικής που έχει οριστεί.


University of Warsaw, Poland, 1-2 June 2017

Deadline: 31 January 2017

The organizers invite proposals on all themes related to Aegean Archaeology, i.e. Aegean areas and cultures in the Bronze Age (i.e. art, crafts, everyday life; social, funerary, political landscapes; long-distance relations, Aegeans overseas, influence on other cultures; etc.), also in a broader context (new methods, approaches, technologies applied to the research; new technologies in data, research, site management; etc.).

Dynamics and Organisation of Textile Production in Past Societies in Europe and the Mediterranean

21-22 June 2017, Łódź, Poland

Deadline: 15 January 2017

Textile production with its complex technology and high socio-cultural significance has been a key craft in past societies in Europe and the Mediterranean. However, despite its complexities and social and economic importance textile manufacture has been often considered a household-scale production performed and maintained predominantly by women.

13th International Congress of Thracology. Ancient Thrace: Myth and Reality

Kazanlak, Bulgaria, 3-7 September 2017

Deadline: 31 December 2016

Contributions concerning any aspects of and approaches to Thracian antiquity are welcome. Thracian and related history, archaeology, art, culture, language, religion, numismatics, epigraphy and interdisciplinary studies will be among the fields and topics discussed, in a time-span ranging from the Bronze Age to Late Antiquity.

Archaeological Dialogues

Ioannina, 1-4 June 2017

Deadline: 18 January 2017

Οι «Αρχαιολογικοί Διάλογοι», η δυναμική αυτή συλλογικότητα που τα τελευταία χρόνια επιχειρεί να θέσει τα θεμέλια μιας διεπιστημονικής συνεργασίας γύρω από τη σημασία και τον κοινωνικό ρόλο της αρχαιότητας, των αρχαιοτήτων και της πολιτιστικής κληρονομιάς, καλούν στην επόμενη συνάντηση που θα γίνει στα Γιάννενα από την 1η έως τις 4 Ιουνίου 2017.

4th Symposium of Greek Gastronomy: Known, forgotten and lost grains

Chania, July 29-30, 2017

Deadline: 20 April 2017

We invite proposals from academics, independent scholars and professionals in the fields of humanities and social sciences (such as archaeology, ethnoarchaeology, anthropology, sociology, history, cross-cultural studies, education, ethics, women studies, literature, philology and so on), ethnobotanologists, botanologists, grain growers, bakers, artisans, brewers, cooks and chefs, artists and activists, journalists and writers, in the form of oral and poster presentations, literary reflections, pieces of art, performances and interactive experiments relating to the theme of symposium.

Sixth Tennessee Undergraduate Classics Research Conference

University of Tennessee’s Department of Classics, February 25, 2017

Deadline: 14 November 2016

The University of Tennessee’s Department of Classics is pleased to announce its sixth annual undergraduate research conference. The conference will be held on February 25, 2017, and we are currently calling for submissions from interested undergraduates throughout North America.

The Archaeological Work in Macedonia and Thrace - 30th Meeting

Thessaloniki, March 2017

Deadline: 30 November 2016

Μετά το πέρας της φετινής αρχαιολογικής μας συνάντησης θα θέλαμε να σας υπενθυμίσουμε ότι φέτος συμπληρώνονται τριάντα χρόνια της ετήσιας συνάντησης για το Αρχαιολογικό Έργο στη Μακεδονία και Θράκη. Εφόσον επιθυμείτε να συμμετάσχετε στην πανηγυρική αυτή συνάντηση του ΑΕΜΘ της 30ετίας, παρακαλούμε να μας αποστείλετε μέχρι τέλος Νοεμβρίου τρέχοντος έτους.