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News

2018.08.21 | History and archaeology

Ribe redux

Blog post by Richard Hodges on his visit to the excavations at Ribe.

2018.08.21 | History and archaeology

Harald Blåtands ringborge skulle modstå vikingeangreb og sikre kongen en mobil hær

Siden opdagelsen af Borgring i 2014 har store udgravninger afdækket vikingeborgens hemmeligheder. De er nu tæt på at være afsluttet, og borgen er åben for besøgende frem til slutningen af august.

2018.08.21 | History and archaeology

Danish Viking fortresses were designed to fend off other Vikings

After four years, the excavation of the famous Viking fortress, Borgring, is coming to a close and archaeologists can now describe the fortress in a broader perspective: An anti-Viking defence that allowed the Danish King to forge a new, mobile army.

2018.08.21 | History and archaeology

Verdens største vikingeudgravning omskriver et stykke danmarkshistorie

Udgravning i Ribe afslører nye fund og ændrer historien. Den bliver sammenlignet med Galatheaekspeditionerne.

2018.08.21 | History and archaeology

Vejledning i forskning

New publication by Assistant professor Luise Ørsted Brandt.

Events

Tue 18 Sep
12:00-13:00 | Centre for Urban Network Evolutions (UrbNet) Aarhus University Moesgård Allé 20, DK-8270 Højbjerg Denmark Building 4230-232
Ruined pasts, reimagined presents and reconstructed futures: conflicted Palmyra
Lecture by Dr. Zena Kamash (Royal Holloway, University of London).
Thu 27 Sep
11:00-13:30 | Centre for Urban Network Evolutions (UrbNet) Aarhus University, Moesgård Allé 20, DK-8270 Højbjerg Denmark, Building 4230-232
PhD pre-defence Julia Steding
Tue 02 Oct
12:00-13:00 | Centre for Urban Network Evolutions (UrbNet) Aarhus University Moesgård Allé 20, DK-8270 Højbjerg Denmark Building 4230-232
Two worlds apart? A comparison of material culture from urban and rural medieval households in eastern Denmark
Lecture by PhD student Hanna Dahlström (UrbNet, Aarhus University).
Tue 09 Oct
12:00-13:00 | Centre for Urban Network Evolutions (UrbNet) Aarhus University Moesgård Allé 20, DK-8270 Højbjerg Denmark Building 4230-232
Double lecture: The urbanisation of Rome in the archaic period, 7th-5th century BC + Caesar’s forum, Imperial fora, and use of space – long term development
Double lecture by PhD students Nikoline Petersen and Line Hejlskov (UrbNet, Aarhus University).
Wed 10 Oct
09:00-18:30 | Centre for Urban Network Evolutions (UrbNet) Aarhus University, Moesgård Allé 20, DK-8270 Højbjerg Denmark, Building 4230-232
Aarhus Mortar Workshop
Note: This event is open to invited participants only.

Current and upcoming visitors

  • Nirvana Silnovic (Central European University) (Visiting PhD student)
    1 September-30 November 2018
  • Zena Kamash (Royal Holloway, University of London)
    18 September 2018
  • Corinne Hofman (Leiden University)
    27 November 2018
  • Dirk Steuernagel (Universität Regensburg)
    10-12 December 2018