NSW: Digging up the Past


Event Details


Macquarie University presents a morning of four short talks, covering a range of international archaeological sites in Israel, Greece and Croatia.  Drop in for an intensive course in the diversity of human history and current archaeological research:

  • Personal reflection from the trenches: The Macquarie expedition to Khirbet el-Rai, Israel, February 2018: Dr Gil Davis (Macquarie University, Department of Ancient History)
  • Survey and Excavation at the Boeotian site of Eleon: Dr Susan Lupack (Macquarie University, Department of Ancient History)
  • Underwater Exploration and Geophysical Prospection at Torone in Northern Greece: Dr Lea Benss and A/Prof. Tom Hillard (Macquarie University, Department of Ancient History)
  • Chasing up the Vikings in the Dalmatian hinterland:  Dr Danijel Dzino (Macquarie University, Department of Ancient History)

Time and date: 9-11am, Tuesday 22 May 2018

Location: T5 Theatre, 14 Sir Christopher Ondaatje Ave, Macquarie University NSW