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Noble Neighbours: Life in Imperial Cities of the Neo-Assyrian Empire
May
29
6:30 PM18:30
NSW

Noble Neighbours: Life in Imperial Cities of the Neo-Assyrian Empire

  • CCANESA, Level 4, Madsen Building (F09) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join Dr Shana Zaia from the University of Vienna, for a lecture exploring the imperial capitals of the powerful Neo-Assyrian Empire (c. 1000-610 BCE), from the traditional religious capital at Assur to the last and arguably greatest capital, Nineveh, whose grandeur and prominence was even described in the Bible.

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Archaeology of Northeast Thailand
May
25
10:30 AM10:30
NSW

Archaeology of Northeast Thailand

We are going to adventure through the Neolithic, Bronze and Iron Ages and end up in the Khmer empire. Come with us on an archaeological tour of northeast Thailand and understand the secrets of the rise of civilisation in this amazing region. Presented by Tessa Boer-Mah, Principal Heritage Consultant at Heritage Now.

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The Big Dig Archaeology Weekend
May
24
to May 26
NSW

The Big Dig Archaeology Weekend

  • The Big Dig Archaeology Education Centre (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Ever wondered what it’s like to be an archaeologist? Find out in the annual Big Dig residential weekend experience, giving you the chance to learn more about archaeology by immersing yourself in excavation and conservation work on The Big Dig site, including cleaning and sorting the many artefacts you will uncover.

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Trivia Night
May
24
5:30 PM17:30
NSW

Trivia Night

Think you can take out the top spot in some archaeology and ancient history themed trivia? To finish off National Archaeology Week, the UoW Archaeology & Ancient History Society is holding a trivia night, complete with prizes and pizza! 

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Globalisation Workshop
May
24
10:00 AM10:00
NSW

Globalisation Workshop

  • CCANESA, Level 4, Madsen Building (F09) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The process of globalisation began in deep antiquity. Throughout prehistory, and into the historic periods, it is manifest in a rich range of interactions, technology transfers and movements of peoples and ideas. This workshop aims to draw together scholars to address some of the wide and varied aspects of globalisation in antiquity.

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The White Hart Inn: Creating connections
May
19
to May 25
NSW

The White Hart Inn: Creating connections

The story of the White Hart Inn is one of connecting people across time and distance. In its day, it was a wayside inn which provided refuge and rest for travellers journeying by horse and coach between colonies across NSW in the mid-19th century. It was rediscovered in 2013. Explore the stories through an online exhibition curated specially for National Archaeology Week.

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