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Assistant Director Handover

Assistant Director Handover

Welcome to Georgios Mouratidis (School of Classics, University of St Andrews) who takes up his post as AD after Christmas ...
Fieldwork Convergence

Fieldwork Convergence

This guest blogpost was written by Deborah Harlan, who contributed to the 'Interactive Fieldwork Database Project' and helped to mentor ...
Interactive fieldwork database launches

Interactive fieldwork database launches

We are thrilled to announce the launch of an interactive fieldwork database on our Digital Collections platform ...
Producing the 'Fieldwork' database: documenting 'collection events'

Producing the ‘Fieldwork’ database: documenting ‘collection events’

Juliette Quatre (KCL / University of Oxford) volunteered for the BSA on our remote working 2021-2022 ‘Collection Events’ project, helping ...
Nominations for election to Council by the Supporters

Nominations for election to Council by the Supporters

Nominations are invited for one elected vacancy on the BSA's Council, to serve for four years from 1 April 2023 ...
Conference: “Revolution and Empire in the Mediterranean: The Greek Revolution in context”

Conference: “Revolution and Empire in the Mediterranean: The Greek Revolution in context”

11 November 2022 Organized by HISTOREIN In collaboration with the British School at Athens & the Research Centre for the ...
Welcome to our Library / Archive team

Welcome to our Library / Archive team

A warm welcome to Kira Hollebon (University of Reading) and to Sam Newmarch (University of Manchester) ...
Nominations for election to Council by the Regular Members

Nominations for election to Council by the Regular Members

Nominations are invited for the election of one member of Council as representative of the Regular Members. Only Regular Members ...
BSA Arts Researcher in Residency

BSA Arts Researcher in Residency

We are very pleased to announce that the BSA Arts Researcher in Residency (BSA/UAL partnership) has been offered to Joshua ...
Welcome to our Visiting Fellow

Welcome to our Visiting Fellow

A warm welcome to Dr Lyndsay Coo (University of Bristol), who has arrived in Athens as the 2022-2023 Visiting Fellow ...
Autumn Events at the BSA

Autumn Events at the BSA

Please join us for a very full roster of events, covering the geographical breadth and historical depth of the British ...
Our next Assistant Director

Our next Assistant Director

We are delighted to announce that Giorgos Mouratidis (St Andrews) has been appointed as our next Assistant Director. Giorgos will ...
IT System Administrator

IT System Administrator

The British School at Athens seeks a full-time IT System Administrator to develop and maintain its ICT infrastructure ...
Reopening of the library

Reopening of the library

The BSA library will reopen to readers and members on Monday 26 September. The use of a face mask is ...
Making Linear B Tablets

Making Linear B Tablets

Anna P. Judson, who recently finished her Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellow at the BSA, reports on her experimental work in the ...
HM Queen Elizabeth II

HM Queen Elizabeth II

The BSA has enjoyed Royal Patronage for over one hundred years. At this time we offer our sincerest condolences to ...
Directorial Handover

Directorial Handover

Welcome Prof. Rebecca Sweetman (University of St Andrews) who has arrived at the BSA as our new Director. καλή αρχή! ...
Ad Familiares: Christopher Stray’s correspondence with Patrick Leigh Fermor

Ad Familiares: Christopher Stray’s correspondence with Patrick Leigh Fermor

Chris Stray is known to all Classicists as someone who poses the pertinent questions. In 1988, while staying at the ...
September closure

September closure

The BSA library and the hostel will be closed 5-25 September inclusively ...
The Gradual Decline and Reinvention of the SPHS Photographic Collection

The Gradual Decline and Reinvention of the SPHS Photographic Collection

Rubbish Theory, Michael Thompson's classic 1979 study, takes a look at the dynamics of material value. It begins with the ...