Aegeus Society For Aegean Prehistory


Sanctuaries and Cults in the Aegean from Early Historic Times to Late Antiquity (11th c. BC – 6th c. AD)

Lemnos, 11-14 September 2019

Deadline: 31 March 2019

The Ephorate of Antiquities of Lesbos in the framework of implementing the project 'Enhancement of the archaeological site of Kavirion, Lemnos', as part of NSRF 2014-2020, which will be completed within 2019, announces the organization of the International Scientific Conference entitled: "Sanctuaries and Cults in the Aegean from Early Historic Times to Late Antiquity (11th c. BC - 6th c. AD)". The conference will take place at Lemnos between Wednesday 11th of September and Saturday 14th of September 2019.

The Cosmic Hypostasis and Earthly/Social Function of Women during Antiquity in Egypt and in the Mediterranean Basin

Athens, 10-14 February 2020

Deadline: 10 June 2019

We are very pleased to invite you to the 2nd Athens Conference of the Hellenic Institute of Egyptology, co–organized by the Universidade Aberta and the Centre of History of the University of Lisbon, together with the Writing & Scripts Centre of the Bibliotheca Alexandrina. After the great success of our 1st Athens Conference (1st-3rd February 2017) and due to the great quadrennial Conference of the IAE that will take place in Cairo during No­vember 2019, we decided to place this Conference in February 2020.

The Archaeology of Medicine and Healing in Prehistoric and Protohistoric Europe

Bern, Switzerland, 4-7 September 2019

Deadline: 18 February 2019

The medicinal and healing practices of prehistoric and protohistoric Europe have not been as thoroughly and systematically researched as the practice of medicine during Classical and Late Antiquity. The reconstruction of healing practices during this period depends almost exclusively on archaeological evidence, and concerns skeletal remains with indications of treatment, the existence of medical instruments, evidence for remedial residues and the use of therapeutic properties of plants, representations of body parts afflicted by an illness or pathology, and depictions of healers and healing practices.

25th Annual Meeting of the European Association of Archaeologists – Beyond paradigms

Bern, Switzerland, 4-7 September 2019

Deadline: 18 February 2019

For many of us, Bern is the place where the future of Modernity began after Einstein´s 1905 Wunderjahr (miracle year or Annus mirabilis), whilst working for the Patent Office in Bern, Einstein published his four papers on the photoelectric effect, the Brownian motion, the special relativity theory and the mass-energy equivalence. On the 100th anniversary of the Dyson-Eddington-Davidson experiment that first tested the General Theory of Relativity, EAA comes to Bern to celebrate its own 25th anniversary.

The Archaeological Work in Macedonia and Thrace

Thessaloniki, 14-16 March 2019

Deadline: 10 February 2019

Όπως είχαμε εξαγγείλει με την περσινή μας εγκύκλιο στη φετινή 32η Αρχαιολογική Συνάντηση θα παρουσιαστούν αποκλειστικά και μόνο συνθετικές και ερευνητικές μελέτες εμβάθυνσης δεδομένων, οι οποίες μπορούν να αντλούν το περιεχόμενό τους τόσο από το απόθεμα των ερευνών των 30 χρόνων όσο και από νέα δεδομένα. Οι ανακοινώσεις θα πρέπει να εντάσσονται στη θεματική: «Χωροταξία και πολεοδομία. Δημόσια και ιδιωτική αρχιτεκτονική»

The 7th Conference in Aegean Archaeology

University of Warsaw, Poland, 6-7 June 2019

Deadline: 1 March 2019

The Department of Aegean Archaeology Institute of Archaeology, University of Warsaw is pleased to announce the CALL FOR PAPERS for THE 7th CONFERENCE IN AEGEAN ARCHAEOLOGY which will take place at the University of Warsaw, Poland on June 6th and 7th, 2019. The organisers invite proposals on all themes (e.g. art, crafts, everyday life; social, funerary, political landscapes; long-distance relations, Aegeans overseas, influence on other cultures; etc.) related to Aegean Archaeology, i.e. Aegean areas and cultures in the Bronze Age, also in a broader context (new methods, approaches, and technologies applied to the research; new technologies in data, research, site management; etc.).

Middle and Late Helladic Laconia Competing principalities?

Athens, 12-13 April 2019 at the premises of the Netherlands Institute at Athens (NIA)

Deadline: 20 December 2018

The Netherlands Institute at Athens, the  Ephorate of Antiquities of Laconia and the University of Groningen are organizing the early career scholar conference ‘Middle and Late Helladic Laconia: Competing principalities?’ on 12-13 April 2019 at the premises of the NIA, Makri 11, Athens. In various ways, this conference can be seen as a follow-up of the Round Table Conference on Early Helladic Laconia, hosted by the NIA in 2010.