Centre for

Urban Network Evolutions

News

2017.02.20 | Conference

Representations of Women and Children in Roman Period Palmyra: The Religious Life of Women, Children and the Family

Summary of conference: Aarhus, 6th of February 2017, by PhD student Sara Ringsborg

2017.02.20 | History and archaeology

New study reignites debate over Viking settlements in England

A large DNA study in 2015 concluded there is “no clear genetic evidence” of the Danish Viking occupation of England. But thousands of Vikings moved to England, say archaeologists.

2017.02.16 | History and archaeology

Red verdenskulturen før det er for sent.

De seneste ødelæggelser af antikke bygningsværker, som IS står bag i den syriske by Palmyra, viser endnu engang kriges store omkostninger for verdenskulturen. Man bliver nødt til at sætte ind, før krigene bryder ud, siger professor i klassisk arkæologi.

2017.02.15 | History and archaeology

Russisk drone viser ødelæggelsen af kulturarv i Palmyra

Ny video, som det russiske forsvarsministerium netop har offentliggjort, viser IS’ omfattende ødelæggelser af syrisk kulturarv i ørkenbyen Palmyra.

2017.02.09 | History and archaeology

PhD fellowships

Three calls for PhD fellows are open now. Deadline: 15 March 2017.

Events

Wed 01 Mar
10:30-19:30 | Copenhagen, The Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters
Regional Networks! Technological Transfers? Production and Consumption Patterns in Roman Pottery of the Decapolis
Workshop
Thu 02 Mar
09:00-20:00 | The Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters, H.C. Andersens Boulevard 35, Copenhagen, Denmark
The Archaeology and History of Jerash: 110 Years of Excavations
Conference
Tue 07 Mar
12:00-13:00 | UrbNet, Moesgård Allé 20, 8270 Højbjerg, 4230-232
Guest lecture (TBA) by Paroma Chatterjee, University of Michigan
Tue 07 Mar
16:00-17:00 | Antikmuseet, Victor Albecks Vej 3, 8000 Aarhus C
Palmyra Portrait Project lecture: TBA
by Ph.D. student Sara Ringsborg, Aarhus University.
Tue 21 Mar
19:00-20:00 | The Danish Institute at Athens (DIA), Herefondos 14, Athens, Greece
Anomalocivitas: On urban evolutions
Urban Network Evolutions lecture by Professor MSO Søren Sindbæk

Current and upcoming visitors

  • Georg Kalaitzoglou (Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster)
    6-9 February 2017
  • Mahir Hrnjic (Independent researcher)
    7-10 February 2017
  • Ted Kaizer (Durham University)
    6 February 2017
  • Nathanael J. Andrade (Binghamton University)
    6 February 2017
  • Sanne Klaver (University of Amsterdam)
    6 February 2017
  • Ville Vuolanto (University of Tampere)
    6 February 2017
  • Miguel John Versluys (University of Leiden)
    7-8 February 2017
  • Bernd Leisen (Archäologischer Park Xanten)
    28 February-2 March 2017
  • Elizabeth Osinga (University of Southampton)
    28 February-2 March 2017
  • Lisa Berger (Universität zu Köln)
    28 February-2 March 2016
  • Stephen Merkel (Bergbau Museum Bochum)
    28 February-2 March 2017
  • Gerwulf Schneider (Freie Universität Berlin)
    28 February-3 March 2017
  • Malgorzata Daszkiewicz (Freie Universität Berlin)
    28 February-3 March 2017
  • Achim Lichtenberger (Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster)
    28 February-4 March 2017
  • Alan Walmsley (University of Copenhagen)
    28 February-4 March 2017
  • Anne-Michèle Rasson-Seigne (Université Francois Rabelais)
    28 February-4 March 2017
  • Daniela Baldoni (Missione Archeologica Italiana a Jerash)
    28 February-4 March 2017
  • Don Boyer (University of Western Australia)
    28 February-4 March 2017
  • Georg Kalaitzoglou (Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster)
    28 February-4 March 2017
  • Jacques Seigne (Université François-Rabelais)
    28 February-4 March 2017
  • Ali al Khayyat (Jerash Governorate, Department of Antiquities, Jerash)
    1-4 March 2017
  • Ian Simpson (University of Sterling)
    1-4 March 2017
  • Karen Elizabeth Spencer (University of Copenhagen)
    1-4 March 2017
  • Louise Blanke (University of Oxford)
    1-4 March 2017
  • Massimo Brizzi (Missione Archeologica Italiana a Jerash)
    1-4 March 2017
  • Maysoon al Naher (University of Jordan)
    1-4 March 2017
  • Pierre-Louis Gatier (Université Lumière-Lyon)
    1-4 March 2017
  • Roberto Parapetti (Missione Archeologica Italiana a Jerash & Centro Ricerche Archeologiche e Scavi di Torino)
    1-4 March 2017
  • Thomas Lepaon (Mission Archéologique Française de Jerash)
    1-4 March 2017
  • Ingrid Schulze (Independent scholar)
    2-3 March 2017
  • Wolfgang Schulze (Independent scholar)
    2-3 March 2017 
  • Paroma Chatterjee (University of Michigan)
    7 March 2017
  • Chloe Duckworth (University of Leicester)
    19 April 2017
  • Annalisa Marzano (University of Reading)
    1-31 May 2017
  • Ian Freestone (UCL)
    2-3 May 2017
  • Jörg Rüpke (Max-Weber-Kolleg, Universität Erfurt)
    18-23 May 2017

UrbNet report Jan 2015- Jun 2016