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Dr Maria Duggan, the BSA’s first British Academy PD Fellow

Dr Maria Duggan, the BSA’s first British Academy PD Fellow

Maria Duggan has just joined the Fitch Laboratory to undertake research on the project ‘Tintagel: Trans-European Connections in the Post-Roman ...
Upcoming conference on Popular Music of the Greek World

Upcoming conference on Popular Music of the Greek World

The BSA is delighted to announce an upcoming conference on Popular Music of the Greek World, which will take place ...
Exploring biodistances but always staying close to the Fitch lab

Exploring biodistances but always staying close to the Fitch lab

Assistant Professor Efi Nikita outlines her recent collaboration at the Fitch exploring human mobility through the study of dental nonmetric ...

New article on Late Hellenistic colour-coated pottery by members of the Fitch

New article on Late Hellenistic colour-coated pottery by members of the Fitch ...
Efi Nikita presents her new project: People in Motion

Efi Nikita presents her new project: People in Motion

Efthymia Nikita's new project, 'People in Motion', aims to investigate human mobility in the Mediterranean during the Byzantine period ...

Now open: Fitch Laboratory Bursary Awards 2019-2020

Applications are invited from graduate students or young scholars for an award to support research at the Fitch Laboratory, British ...
A mild winter at the Fitch: the Lousoi project of the Austrian Archaeological Institute

A mild winter at the Fitch: the Lousoi project of the Austrian Archaeological Institute

In the winter of 2018 I spent six weeks at the Fitch Laboratory analysing Late Geometric to Archaic pottery from ...
Experimenting with textile tools at the Fitch Lab

Experimenting with textile tools at the Fitch Lab

A database of c. 10 000 loom weights and spindle whorls from across the north Mediterranean can bring much knowledge, ...
Greek Religion and Cults in the Black Sea Region

Greek Religion and Cults in the Black Sea Region

The BSA congratulates long-time member Prof. David Braund on the publication last year of his important book on the Black ...
Lefkandi Textile on display in the National Archaeological Museum

Lefkandi Textile on display in the National Archaeological Museum

The British School at Athens is delighted to note that one of the most spectacular finds of the later 20th ...
Justin Davies (1931-2018; BSA Treasurer 1990-1997)

Justin Davies (1931-2018; BSA Treasurer 1990-1997)

The BSA was saddened to learn of the passing on 1 December of Justin Davies, BSA Treasurer in the 1990s ...
New course at the Fitch Lab: Glass in the Mediterranean and the Near East

New course at the Fitch Lab: Glass in the Mediterranean and the Near East

The BSA is pleased to announce a new five-day course at the Fitch Laboratory, Glass in the Mediterranean and the ...
Introduction to Ceramic Petrology Course 2019

Introduction to Ceramic Petrology Course 2019

From 13-24 May 2019, the Fitch Laboratory will hold a two-week postgraduate training course providing an introduction to ceramic petrology, ...
Newsletter December 2018

Newsletter December 2018

It is a great pleasure to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year with this fourth issue ...

Knossos Curatorial Project Internships

The British School at Athens seeks two short-term (8 weeks) full-time interns for its Curatorial Project based in the Stratigraphical ...
Publication news: 13th European Meeting on Ancient Ceramics

Publication news: 13th European Meeting on Ancient Ceramics

The proceedings of the 13th European Meeting on Ancient Ceramics (EMAC) have just been published! ...

Awards currently open

The Following awards are currently open: Visiting Fellowship, Early Career Fellowship, School Teacher Fellowship, Macmillan-Rodewald Studentship, Richard Bradford McConnell Studentship, ...
BSA holiday closure dates

BSA holiday closure dates

The Library will be closed to Readers and Visitors (not Members) from Monday 24th December 2018 to Wednesday 2nd January ...
The Ceramic Petrology Group meeting, 2018 – Tübingen

The Ceramic Petrology Group meeting, 2018 – Tübingen

The 2018 Ceramic Petrology Group Meeting was hosted by the Competence Center Archaeometry – Baden-Wuerttemberg University of Tübingen. It was ...
Fighting for Peace

Fighting for Peace

BSA Early Career Fellow 2017-8 Dr Eirini Karamouzi devoted part of her time in Athens as a scientific curator for ...