Centre for

Urban Network Evolutions

News

2017.10.23 | History and archaeology

Making cultural heritage digitally accessible

Europe-wide partnership led by Kiel University for modern teaching in Classical Archaeology (Aarhus University as partner institution).

2017.10.23 | History and archaeology

Environmental evidence from early urban Antwerp: New data from archaeology, micromorphology, macrofauna and insect remains

New article by Postdoc Barbora Wouters et al.

2017.10.23 | History and archaeology

Medieval markets: a soil micromorphological and archaeobotanical study of the urban stratigraphy of Lier (Belgium)

New article by Postdoc Barbara Wouters et al.

2017.10.12 | History and archaeology

Summary of the conference Production Economy, 5 October 2017

By PhD student Julia Steding and Research Assistant Christian Svejgård L. Jørgensen.

2017.10.11 | People

Introduction of Christopher Dickenson

New Assistant Professor at UrbNet.

2017.10.04 | History and archaeology

Introduction of Sam Nixon (University of East Anglia)

UrbNet visiting researcher in October 2017.

2017.10.04 | History and archaeology

Summary of the conference “Revisiting the Religious Life of Palmyra“

By PhD student Sara Ringsborg and scientific employee Christian Svejgård Lunde Jørgensen.

2017.09.29 | History and archaeology

An Integrated Micromorphological and Phytolith Study of Urban Dark Earths from Atuatuca Tungrorum (Tongeren, Belgium)

Video talk by Postdoc Barbora Wouters at the 7th Developing International Geoarchaeology Conference, Newcastle, 5 September 2017.

Events

Tue 24 Oct
10:00-18:00 | Centre for Urban Network Evolutions (UrbNet) Aarhus University Moesgård Allé 20, DK-8270 Højbjerg Denmark Building 4230-232
Workshop: Comparing the Numismatic Material Across Modern Borders
Organised by PhD student Olav Elias Gundersen and Professor Rubina Raja.
Wed 25 Oct
10:00-11:00 | Centre for Urban Network Evolutions (UrbNet) Aarhus University Moesgård Allé 20, DK-8270 Højbjerg Denmark Building 4230-232
Essouk-Tadmekka: An early Islamic trans-Saharan market town
Lecture by Visiting Researcher Sam Nixon (University of East Anglia).
Tue 07 Nov
12:00-13:00 | Centre for Urban Network Evolutions (UrbNet) Aarhus University Moesgård Allé 20, DK-8270 Højbjerg Denmark Building 4230-232
Town-dwellers - urban actors and subjective interactionism in High Medieval Sigtuna and Nyköping
Lecture by Professor Mats Roslund (Lund University).
Tue 07 Nov
19:00-20:00 | The Danish Institute at Athens (DIA), Herefondos 14, Athens, Greece
Public space and urban networks in the ancient world - Hellenistic and Roman Messene as a case study
Urban Network Evolutions lecture by Assistant Professor Christopher Dickenson
Wed 08 Nov
14:00-19:00 | Augustinerkloster, Erfurt.
Urban Religion in Late Antiquity
International conference, 8th–10th November, Augustinerkloster, Erfurt.

Current and upcoming visitors

  • Sam Nixon (University of East Anglia)
    1-31 October 2017
  • Iza Romanowska (Barcelona Supercomputing Center, CASE)
    9-12 October 2017
  • Simon Carrignon (Barcelona Supercomputing Center, CASE)
    9-12 October 2017
  • Tom Brughmans (University of Oxford)
    9-13 October 2017
  • Marie Louise Schjellerup Jørskov (University of Copenhagen)
    10-11 October 2017
  • Pernille Bangsgaard (Natural History Museum of Denmark)
    10-12 October 2017
  • Christoph Eger (Freie Universität Berlin)
    10-12 October 2017
  • Achim Lichtenberger (Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster)
    10-13 October 2017
  • Philip Ebeling (Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster)
    10-13 October 2017
  • Alexandra Uscatescu (Universidad Complutense Madrid)
    10-13 October 2017
  • Margit Pedersen (Viborg Museum)
    11 October 2017
  • Agnes Vokaer (Université Libre de Bruxelles)
    11-13 October 2017
  • Anne-Michèle Rasson-Seigne (Université François-Rabelais Tours)
    11-13 October 2017
  • Jacques Seigne  (Université François-Rabelais Tours)
    11-13 October 2017
  • Helle Horsnæs (National Museum of Denmark)
    23-24 October 2017
  • Christoph Kilger (Uppsala University)
    23-25 October 2017
  • Martin Allen (Fitzwilliam Museum, University of Cambridge)
    23-25 October 2017
  • Silke Hahn (Goethe-Universität, Frankfurt am Main)
    23-25 October 2017
  • Svein Harald Gullbekk (Kulturhistorisk Museum, University of Oslo)
    23-25 October 2017
  • Monica Smith (UCLA)
    26 October 2017
  • Richard Hodges (American University of Rome)
    26 October 2017
  • Roberta Gilchrist (University of Reading)
    26 October 2017
  • Mats Roslund (Lund University)
    7 November 2017
  • Eske Willerslev (Centre for Geogenetics, Natural History Museum of Denmark)
    15 November 2017
  • Alex Bayliss (Historic England)
    15-17 November 2017
  • Axel Christophersen (Norwegian University of Sciences and Technology/NTNU)
    15-17 November 2017
  • Ian Freestone (UCL)
    15-17 November 2017
  • Jessica Hendy (University of York)
    15-17 November 2017
  • Martin Pitts (University of Exeter)
    15-17 November 2017
  • Mikkel Winther Pedersen (Centre for Geogenetics, Natural History Museum of Denmark)
    15-17 November 2017
  • Steve Ashby (University of York)
    15-17 November 2017
  • Kristina Winther-Jakobsen (The Danish Institute in Athens/University of Copenhagen)
    19-21 February 2018
  • Micaela Sinibaldi (The British Institute in Amman)
    19-21 February 2018
  • Michael Smith (University of Arizona)
    16 April-8 July 2018
  • Roland Fletcher (University of Sydney)
    8 June-30 June 2018
  • Jörg Rüpke (Max-Weber-Kolleg, Universität Erfurt)
    20-22 June 2018
  • Monica Smith (UCLA)
    20-22 June 2018  
  • Lorraine Daston (Max-Planck-Institute für Wissenschaftsgeschichte)
    20-21 June 2018
  • Roberta Gilchrist (University of Reading)
    20-22 June 2018
  • Richard Hodges (American University in Rome)
    20-22 June 2018 (TBC)
  • Nirvana Silnovic (Central European University) (Visiting PhD student)
    2018 (1 September-30 November 2018)