Archaeology News and Events

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Understanding landscape evolution in studies of terraced agriculture

Posted on Thursday 23 March 2017

New research carried out at the Konso Cultural Landscape highlights past complex landscape management

First-year PhD Student Organises International Conference

Posted on Tuesday 21 March 2017

Annabell Zander hosts 26th Annual Meeting of German Mesolithic Workgroup in Wuppertal with over 70 attendees from 8 different countries

York Archaeology Ranked as 11th in the World

Posted on Wednesday 8 March 2017

High marks for teaching and research draw acclaim

York archaeologists' research features in National Geographic

Posted on Monday 6 March 2017

Julian Richards and Steve Ashby's work challenges traditional perceptions of Vikings

Steve Ashby wins Mick Aston Photography Prize

Posted on Tuesday 28 February 2017

York lecturer wins inaugural prize for image of altar

York archaeologists publish chapter in new book

Posted on Tuesday 28 February 2017

Facet Publishing have announced the release of Participatory Heritage

York archaeologist publishes new paper

Posted on Wednesday 22 February 2017

Suzi Richer reflects on palaeoecological approaches to understanding past woodland environments

Sagunto Castle mortar construction periods identified

Posted on Monday 20 February 2017

York post-doc develops new chronology method to analyse trace elements in mortars

Upcoming events


Activity areas and social relations in the Upper Palaeolithic Volp caves

Prof. David Lewis-Williams will discuss possible social activities in Upper Palaeolithic French caves


University Archaeology Day 2017

Meet York lecturers and staff at the biggest Archaeology open day in the UK