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Photo: Rubina Raja
Photo: Rubina Raja
Photo: Rubina Raja
Photo: Julie T. Raunstrup
Photo: Julie T. Raunstrup

2018.06.14 | History and archaeology

UrbNet excursion to Ribe, 13 June 2018

incl. a visit to the Northern Emporium excavation, directed by Professor MSO and Deputy Centre Director Søren M. Sindbæk.

Photo: Carlsberg Foundation.

2018.06.14 | History and archaeology

24 Spørgsmål til Professoren: Rubina Raja og Lone Frank

Når du kender din fortid, kan du forstå din nutid og forme din fremtid. En samtale med professor i klassisk arkæologi Rubina Raja om hendes forskning og vigtigheden af en bred forståelse af vores historie og kulturarv.

2018.06.11 | History and archaeology

UrbNet and the Palmyra Portrait Project at "Folkemødet 2018".

This year, UrbNet and the Palmyra Portrait Project (PPP) will be represented at “Folkemødet 2018”, an annual event which is organized by “Foreningen Folkemødet”. The purpose of the event is to celebrate democracy and community. This time, “Folkemødet” will be held in Allinge on the island of Bornholm. UrbNet and the PPP are represented by…

2018.06.07 | Lecture/talk

Urbanising the desert and knowing the world - The case of Palmyra in Syria

Talk by Rubina Raja at the Women's Informal Network (WIN).

2018.06.07 | History and archaeology

Introduction of Maura Heyn (University of North Carolina - Greensboro)

Visiting Professor in the Palmyra Portrait Project and UrbNet 1 June-31 July 2018.

Events

Wed 20 Jun
09:30-18:30 | Svenska Institutet i Rom, Via Omero, 14, 00197 Roma & British School at Rome, Via Antonio Gramsci 61, 00197 Roma
Constructing City Walls in Late Antiquity: an empire-wide perspective
Conference by Christopher Courault (Universidad de Córdoba), Assistant Professor Emanuele Intagliata (UrbNet, Aarhus University) and Simon Barker (Norwegian Institute in Rome).
Thu 21 Jun
16:30-17:30 | Centre for Urban Network Evolutions (UrbNet) Aarhus University Moesgård Allé 20, DK-8270 Højbjerg Denmark Building 4230-232
Lecture: Cities as Religious Places and Secular Spaces
Professor Monica Smith (UCLA). This will be the opening lecture of the annual UrbNet summer celebration.
Thu 21 Jun
16:30-20:00 | Centre for Urban Network Evolutions (UrbNet) Aarhus University Moesgård Allé 20, DK-8270 Højbjerg Denmark Building 4230
UrbNet summer celebration
The celebration will start with an opening lecture by Professor Monica Smith, followed by drinks and nibbles.
Fri 22 Jun
09:00-12:00 | Jens Chr. Skous Vej 5, 8000 Aarhus C, 1461-516 (Nobelparken)
Urbanity and multiple religious identities in antiquity
Lecture by Professor Jörg Rüpke (Max-Weber-Kolleg, Universität Erfurt), Adjunct Professor at UrbNet.
Mon 25 Jun
12:00-13:00 | Centre for Urban Network Evolutions (UrbNet) Aarhus University, Moesgård Allé 20, DK-8270 Højbjerg Denmark, Building 4230-232
Material Behaviour: Behaviour
Lecture 3 in a lecture series by Visiting Professor Roland Fletcher (University of Sydney).

Current and upcoming visitors

  • Michael Smith (University of Arizona)
    16 April-8 July 2018
  • Maura Heyn (University of North Carolina - Greensboro)
    1 June-31 July 2018
  • Roland Fletcher (University of Sydney)
    7 June-1 July 2018
  • Fred C. Albertson (University of Memphis)
    19 June 2018
  • Jean-Baptiste Yon (Laboratoire HiSoMA)
    19 June 2018
  • Kinan Alali (Université Paris 1 - Panthéon-Sorbonne)
    19 June 2018
  • Lidewijde de Jong (Rijksuniversiteit Groningen)
    19 June 2018
  • Łukasz Sokołowski (University of Warsaw)
    19 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
  • Nirvana Silnovic (Central European University) (Visiting PhD student)
    1 September-30 November 2018
  • Ben Russell (University of Edinburg)
    27-28 September 2018
  • Veronique Dasen (Université de Fribourg)
    27-28 September 2018
  • Corinne Hofman (Leiden University)
    27 November 2018
  • Dirk Steuernagel (Universität Regensburg)
    10-12 December 2018