East African iron production technologies and exchange networks

Lecture by PhD student Ema Bauzyté (UrbNet, Aarhus University).

2018.04.12 | Mie Lind

Date Tue 22 May
Time 12:00 13:00
Location Centre for Urban Network Evolutions (UrbNet) Aarhus University Moesgård Allé 20, DK-8270 Højbjerg Denmark Building 4230-232

Short abstract:

The lecture will present the latest developments in the PhD project and shed light on several case studies concerning iron production along the Swahili coast. Results of laboratory analysis of iron slag will be presented and potential networks through which materials moved will be inferred from the analyses.

History and archaeology, Lecture/talk