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Last fieldwork season at Azoria (Crete)
A Monumental Dig: The Azoria Project on Crete A large-scale archaeological project on Crete has created an enduring collaboration, an experiential global [...]
Trump administration plans to eliminate the NEH (National Endowment for the Humanities) and NEA (National Endowment for the Arts)
Dear Members of the Archaeological Institute of America; You may have heard that the Trump administration plans to eliminate the NEH (National Endowment [...]
Documenting Herculaneum and Pompeii in the 18th and 19th centuries
A small exhibition featuring eighteenth-century prints and nineteenth-century photographs of monuments from Herculaneum and Pompeii is now on view at the [...]
Archaeological Institute of America Triangle Society Conference
The Archaeological Institute of America Triangle Society presents James Frakes University of North Carolina, Charlotte Bridging distances: Highway [...]
Conference: Colin Renfrew – The Sapient Paradox
The Humanities Futures initiative at the Franklin Humanities Institute and the Ancient Mind: Neuroarchaeology Working Group present Colin Renfrew Disney [...]
Duke’s new Master in Digital Art History / Computational Media
The Department of Art, Art History 86 Visual Studies offers a Master’s Degree in Digital Art History/ Computational Media. The program builds on courses [...]
The Azoria Project seeks volunteers for final excavation season (2017)
The Azoria Project ( is conducting its final full-scale excavation season in May-July 2017, and seeks student volunteers to participate as [...]
Prof. Alicia Jiménez wins Loeb Classical Library Foundation award to excavate Roman camps near Numantia, Spain
Prof. A. Jiménez of Duke’s Department of Classical Studies has recently set up an excavation project in Renieblas (Soria, Spain), where at least five Roman [...]
Samson in Stone: New Discoveries in the Ancient Synagogue at Huqoq in Israel’s Galilee
Lecture by at The Getty Villa Date: Sunday, April 3, 2016 Time: 3:00 p.m. Excavations in the ancient village of Huqoq in Israel’s Galilee have [...]
A Dialogue Between Cognitive Neuroscience and the Humanities is Possible: An Experimental Aesthetics Manifesto
Date: March 8, 2016 Time: 1:30pm – 3:30pm Location: A266 Collision Space, Bay 10, Smith Warehouse Part of the Neuroarchaeology Series presented by [...]