Reconstruction of a reed boat used in experimental voyaging (“papyrella”) (Ayia Napa Museum, Cyprus).

Beyond the Sea: New Light on Mediterranean Colonization

Like a sea in continuous motion, Mediterranean communities are constantly changing and adapting through time, while paradoxically maintaining their distinctive character. As an archaeologist studying the earliest […]

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Alex1

Priestly Initiation in Ancient Israel

One decidedly unusual and remarkable idiosyncrasy of the Hebrew religion has never been accounted for. Virtually alone among all religions of both antiquity and later times, the original Israelite cultic religion and civilization […]

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Pamela Koulianos

Beyond Ceramic Unguentaria

At the 2014 ASOR Annual Meeting, Pamela Koulianos (North Carolina State University) presented her paper, “Beyond Ceramic Unguentaria: A Closer Look at Late Antique Trade of Glass Unguentaria […]

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Archaeology Weekly Roundup! 5/2/14

If you missed anything from the ASOR facebook or twitter pages this week, don’t worry. We’ve rounded up some of this week’s archaeology news into one convenient post. If we missed any major archaeological stories from this week, feel free to let us know in the comment section! [list type=”icons-book”] Some are outraged after an […]

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Archaeology Weekly Roundup! 4/25/14

If you missed anything from the ASOR facebook or twitter pages this week, don’t worry. We’ve rounded up some of this week’s archaeology news into one convenient post. If we missed any major archaeological stories from this week, feel free to let us know in the comment section!  [list type=”icons-book”] Study says Neanderthals were less […]

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Archaeology Weekly Roundup! 4/18/14

If you missed anything from the ASOR facebook or twitter pages this week, don’t worry. We’ve rounded up some of this week’s archaeology news into one convenient post. If we missed any major archaeological stories from this week, feel free to let us know in the comment section! [list type=”icons-book”] Archaeologists head back to Roman […]

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