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2021.09.27 | History and archaeology

‘The 1001 Faces of Palmyra’ selected for the 2021 Arkhaios Cultural Heritage and Archaeology Film Festival

The documentary ‘The 1001 Faces of Palmyra’ has been selected for the 2021 Arkhaios Film Festival. The film is about the oasis city of Palmyra and takes as one of its points of departure the research conducted in the Palmyra Portrait Project.

2021.09.24 | People

Introduction of Adam Pažout

New postdoc in the UrbNet-affiliated project MINERVA.

2021.09.24 | Media coverage

Harald Ingholts dagbøger afslører væld af nye detaljer fra udgravninger i Palmyra

Et nyt tobindsværk, der behandler Harald Ingholts enestående dagbøger fra Palmyra, giver et rigt indblik i alt fra arkæologiske fund og optegnelser til det daglige liv på en udgravning i Syrien for omtrent 100 år siden. Værket, der er støttet af Carlsbergfondet og Ny Carlsbergfondet, rummer også en lang række fotos fra Ingholts private arkiv.

2021.09.24 | History and archaeology

Podcast fra Golden Days Festival: Cæsar – manden og myten

Bliv klogere på en af historiens helt store personligheder, når postdoc og klassisk filolog TrinArlund Hass og professor i klassisk arkæologi Rubina Raja i samtale med videnskabsjournalist Lone Frank udforsker, hvem Cæsar var, og hvilken betydning han har haft for vores kulturarv i dag.

2021.09.23 | History and archaeology

Introduction of Fernando Moreno Navarro

Visiting PhD student.

Events

Mon 27 Sep
09:00-16:30 | Aarhus University, Campus Moesgaard, Moesgård Alle 20, 8270 Højbjerg, Denmark.
Archaeological and Historical Network Research
PhD course organised by UrbNet, Centre for Urban Network Evolutions.
Wed 29 Sep
08:00-16:00 | The Aula, Aarhus University, Nordre Ringgade 4, building 1412, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark and virtual
The Connected Past
Conference organised by Tom Brughmans (UrbNet), Lieve Donnellan (University of Melbourne), Rubina Raja (UrbNet) and Søren M. Sindbæk (UrbNet)
Wed 06 Oct
19:00-20:15 | Microsoft Teams (virtual)
Cæsar og Cæsars Rom
Livestreamed lecture at the Danish University Extension by Postdoc Sine Grove Saxkjær (in Danish).
Thu 07 Oct
14:15-17:15 | Tåsingegade 3, 8000 Aarhus C, bldg. 1441, room 112 (Aud. 2)
An Archaeological Approach to Archaic Rome (6th–Early 5th Century BC): A Case Study of an Archaic Site in the Caesar’s Forum Area
PhD defence by Nikoline Sauer.
Mon 11 Oct
13:00-17:00 | Moesgaard Museum, Moesgaard Allé 15, 8270 Højbjerg, building 4240, room 301 (enter through back of building) + online
Exchange and Reuse: Economy and Circularity at Roman Palmyra
Workshop organised by Professor Nathanael Andrade (University of Binghamton) and Professor Rubina Raja (Aarhus University).
Wed 13 Oct
19:00-21:15 | Chr. Hansen Auditoriet, Bartholinsgade 4A, 1356 København K, Denmark (Building 34.0.01)
Vindue til fortiden: Palmyra og vikinger
Lecture at the Natural History Museum of Denmark by Centre Director Professor Rubina Raja and Deputy Director Professor Søren M. Sindbæk.
Thu 21 Oct
09:00-11:00 |
CANCELLED: Cities on the Edge: Exploring Late Antique urbanism in the Southern Caucasus (AD 300–600)
The organisers have issued a statement re. the cancellation. Read it here.
Thu 21 Oct
19:00-20:00 | Godsbanen, Skovgaardsgade 3 F, 8000, Aarhus C, Denmark.
Faglitterær Salon i Aarhus - et eksklusivt interview med Rubina Raja
Interview with Professor Rubina Raja (in Danish).

Current and upcoming visitors

  • Fernando Moreno Navarro (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid)
    15 September - 15 December 2021
  • Aleksandra Kubiak-Schneider (Independent researcher)
    11 October - 12 October 2021
  • Eleonora Cussini (Università Ca' Foscari Venezia)
    11 October - 12 October 2021
  • Katia Schörle (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique)
    11 October - 12 October 2021
  • Kevin Butcher (University of Warwick)
    11 October - 12 October 2021
  • Marta Zuchowska (University of Warsaw)
    11 October - 12 October 2021
  • Matthew Cobb (University of Wales Trinity Saint David)
    11 October - 12 October 2021
  • Nathanael Andrade (Binghamton University)
    11 October - 12 October 2021