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Department Seminar - 2016-7


The Archaeology Department Seminar program

2016–7, Semester B

Mondays, 14:15–15:45, Multi‐Purpose Building, room 210

Seminar Organizer: Dr. Reuven Yeshurun (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

The program consists of a variety of guest lectures in archaeology and related topics. The lectures will be given in English. Please be updated for any changes and further information on this website.

Date Speaker Title
20 March 2017 Prof. Michelle Alexander
University of York
Isotopic approaches to exploring Muslim and Christian diets and economies in the multifaith society of Medieval Iberia
27 March 2017 Dr. Michael Fulton
University of Haifa
Mechanical artillery during the Crusader Period
3 April 2017 To be announced  
10–17  April No school (Pessach)  
24 April 2017 Rebbeca Biton
Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Amphibians and reptiles from prehistoric sites in the Hula Valley
1 May 2017 No school (Yom Hazikaron)
8 May 2017 No seminar (Department staff meeting)
15 May 2017 Dr. Matthew J. Adams
W.F. Albright Institute of Archaeological Research
The Great Temple and the rise of complex society in Early Bronze Age Megiddo
22 May 2017 Meir Orbach
University of Haifa
What do the Manot Cave faunal remains tell us about hyena and human food preferences?
Tal Fried
University of Haifa
Small mammal remains in agricultural structures from Horvat Sa’adon and Shivta as a key for reconstructing the Negev environment in the Byzantine Period
29 May 2017 Dr. Ido Koch
Tel Aviv University
Late Bronze Canaanite-Egyptian colonial encounters: A view from Southwest Canaan
5 June 2017 Dr. Svetlana Matzkevich
Independent scholar  
A future of the digital past
12 June 2017 No seminar (Department staff meeting)
19 June 2017 Prof. Joseph Patrich
Hebrew University of Jerusalem
The hi-tec era is here: A digital corpus of churches and monasteries of Israel