Local Archaeologies and Their Interdisciplinary Practices

Event: Spring School

Location: NEC conference hall

13 May 2022, 10.00-18.00 (Bucharest time)

Gheorghe Alexandru NICULESCU

Nadire ASLAN, Amanda BALL, Elvira IBRAGIMOVA, Dimitra MAZARAKI, Andra MENEGANZIN, Vasile OPRIȘ, Gökçe Kuzey ÖZDEMIR, Dimitris PLANTZOS, Alina Oana STREINU, Alex Rodriguez SUAREZ, Adrian ȘERBĂNESCU, Kyriaki TSIRTSI, Ana VELIČKOVIĆ

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Meeting ID: 873 8185 8049
Passcode: 634882

Morning session / Moderator: Gheorghe Alexandru Niculescu

10:00 – 10:30 Adrian Șerbănescu (Romania) / University of Bucharest
“Geophysical Investigations at Panduru and Beidaud. Two Rural Early Roman Sites in Scythia Minor”

10:30 – 11:00 Ana Veličković (Serbia) / University of Belgrade
“What do we know about Romanization?”

11:00 – 11:30 Gökçe Kuzey Özdemir (Turkey) / Middle East Technical University
The necessity and interdisciplinary role of archaeologists for urban archaeological areas

11:30 – 12:00 Coffee Break

12:00 – 12:30 Vasile Opriș (Romania) / Bucharest Municipality Museum
“Studying the craft of prehistoric colours: opportunities and challenges of an archaeologist in Bucharest”

12:30 – 13:00 Kyriaki Tsirtsi (Cyprus) / The Cyprus Institute
“Reconstructing food procurement and consumption at the 1st millennium BCE site of Sikyon”

13:00 – 13:30 Alex Rodriguez Suarez (Spain) / Independent Researcher
“Inscribing Orthodoxy: Church bells in Moldavia and Wallachia”

13:30 – 14:30 Lunch Break

Afternoon session / Moderator: Dimitris Plantzos

14:30 – 15:00 Dimitra Mazaraki (Greece) / Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne
“Participatory practices of archaeological heritage in local communities of South-eastern Europe: interdisciplinary methods and challenges

15:00 – 15:30 Alina Oana Streinu (Romania) / Bucharest Municipality Museum
“In the eye of the beholder: looking for meaning in the study of Roman clay lamps”

15:30 – 16:00 Elvira Ibragimova (Russian Federation) / Central European University, Hungary
“Archaeological knowledge and formation of urban spaces in Belgrade”

16:00 – 16:30 Coffee Break

16:30 – 17:00  Andra Meneganzin (Italy) / Università degli Studi di Padova
“Peştera cu Oase, human hybrids and Neanderthal evolution” 

17:00 – 17:30 Nadire Aslan (Turkey) / Middle East Technical University
“The relationship between the use of courtyards and cultural identity in Roman domestic architecture”

17:30 – 18:00 Amanda Ball (USA) / University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
“The Black Pit of Samothrace: Microcosms of a Sanctuary Transformed”


This event is organized in the framework of the international research program The Construction of Knowledge in Archaeology and Art History in Southeastern Europe, coordinated by the Centre for Advanced Study Sofia and funded by the Getty Foundation.