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York PhDs receive prestigious Abdul Rahman Al-Ansari Archaeological Awards

Posted on Tuesday 21 November 2017

Dr Abdullah Al Zahrani and Khalid Al Asmari named leading young Saudi archaeologists

Marine plastics: An Archaeologist Wades In

Posted on Friday 17 November 2017

John Schofield participates in a Galapagos Day event at the Royal Geographical Society in London

York PhD Student Harald Fredheim Publishes in the International Journal of Heritage Studies

Posted on Friday 17 November 2017

Article questions using volunteers as a means to democratise heritage practice in the UK

Scientists from York's BioArCh reveal the biomolecular history of the York Gospel

Posted on Monday 13 November 2017

New publication on the biological information contained in the parchment of holy books

York Archaeology Welcomes Urban Conservation Delegation from India

Posted on Monday 13 November 2017

Professor Sathya Varanashi will be speaking about urban heritage conservation initiatives in Uttar Pradesh and reflecting on these from his wealth of professional experience across the sub-continent.

New Publication: John Schofield Releases Volume of World Archaeology on Counter Archaeologies

Posted on Monday 13 November 2017

Introduction article covers Schofield's take on punk archaeology

Pretty Dirty Archaeology Exhibition Launches

Posted on Friday 3 November 2017

Dr Carol Lang and Dr Robyn Inglis launch new exhibition on the art of micromorphology in the Common Room at King's Manor

Beginning new research into everyday life in a Medieval village

Posted on Wednesday 1 November 2017

York researchers visit Historic England to sample Wharram Percy

Upcoming events


Deep Mapping in Cardigan Bay

Erin Kavanagh will be discussing a multidisciplinary project exploring Cardigan Bay's heritage, bringing together work from academics and amateurs, locals and visitors.


Happy Hour: Refugium: Time, Stone, Voice and Sound

A unique archaeological and environmental sound composition