2015.07.22 | History and archaeology
Book chapter by Professor Bjørn Poulsen
2015.07.21 | History and archaeology
Med Islamisk Stats indtog i Palmyra er Syriens kulturarv blevet en integreret del af krigen og en scene for politisk propaganda. Vesten frygter for de romerske ruiner, men også andre former for erindring er på spil. Af Lektor Sune Haugbølle, RUC, og Professor Rubina Raja, AU.
2015.07.16 | Research
The 2015 field campaign in ”The Danish-German Jerash Northwest Quarter Project” will take place 19 July-31 August. Around 50 people from Denmark, Germany and Jordan will participate in the excavation project.
2015.07.10 | Publication
This article considers a monumental architectural limestone block with altar-iconography that was found during the 2012 campaign of the Danish–German North-west Quarter project. The project, which began in 2011, has mapped the highest area within the walled city, the so-called North-west Quarter, which had hitherto remained largely unexplored.
2015.07.04 | Media coverage
Professor Rubina Raja monitors the illegal art market. Radio interview (in Danish). Starts at 21:10
2015.07.02 | History and archaeology
Ancient urn hints at global trade network. A unique find has appeared in excavations in Ribe, conducted as part of the collaborations between UrbNet and the Museum of Southwest Jutland on the exploration of Denmark's oldest town.
2015.07.02 | Publication
Book series, which considers the Mediterranean in a multi-theoretical framework. The new book series is an initiative under UrbNet.