CCANESA, University of Sydney

We invite you to participate in the International Conference Mobility and Settlement in the Eastern Mediterranean, from the Early Iron Age through to the Archaic Period, to be held at the Centre for Classical and Near Eastern Studies (CCANESA), University of Sydney from 18 to 20 November, 2020.

The late Professor Alexander Cambitoglou at work in 2018

The conference will be held on the occasion of the Australian Archaeological Institute’s 40th anniversary, in memory of its founder, Alexander Cambitoglou.

Please submit the title of your proposed paper and a 200 word abstract by 31 January, 2020. Papers ought to be between 30-45 minutes in length. Accepted papers may be considered for publication in the Conference Proceedings, to appear as a special volume of Mediterranean Archaeology.

The three key-note speakers to address the conference will be:

  • Christina Ioannou (University of Nicosia), on the Connections between Cyprus and the Near East,
  • Antonis Kotsonas New York University), on Mobility and Interaction in the Northern Aegean,
  • Nicholas Stampolidis (University of Crete), on Crete’s External Contacts between 1000 and 600 BC.

Abstracts should be submitted via email to: no later than 31 January 2020.

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Dr Stavros Paspalas – Acting Director
Australian Archaeological Institute at Athens, Room 480, Madsen Building (F09), University of Sydney NSW 2006 Australia
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