Centre for

Urban Network Evolutions

News

2019.01.21 | History and archaeology

18. Januar 749 n. Chr - Ein Erdbeben zerstört die Stadt Gerasa in Jordanien

New publication by Professor and Centre director Rubina Raja and Professor Achim Lichtenberger (Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster).

2019.01.18 | History and archaeology

Da verden slog revner i Mellemøsten

Arkæologer fra Danmark og Tyskland har udgravet dele af den jordskælvsramte by Gerasa. Det har været muligt at årstidsbestemme fundene – hvilket faktisk er helt usædvanligt.

2019.01.16 | Publication

Visual Histories of the Classical World: Essays in Honour of R.R.R. Smith

Edited by Catherine M. Draycott, Rubina Raja, Katherine Welch, and William T. Wootton.

2019.01.15 | History and archaeology

Glimpses from the UrbNet retreat

8-10 January 2019.

2019.01.15 | Publication

The réseau opératoire of Urbanization: Craft Collaborations and Organization in an Early Medieval Workshop in Ribe, Denmark

New publication by Assistant Professor Sarah Croix, PhD Candidate Michael Neiß (Uppsala University) and Professor Søren M. Sindbæk.

Events

Tue 22 Jan
16:00-17:00 | Centre for Urban Network Evolutions (UrbNet), Aarhus University, Moesgård Allé 20, 8270 Højbjerg, Denmark (Building 4230-232).
Elaia, Pergamum's maritime satellite - how a logistic hub depends on its environmental surroundings
Lecture by Dr. Martin Seeliger (Goethe-Universität Frankfurt).
Tue 29 Jan
16:00-17:00 | Centre for Urban Network Evolutions (UrbNet), Aarhus University, Moesgård Allé 20, 8270 Højbjerg, Denmark (Building 4230-232).
And Then There Were None: Ten Little Things from Zanzibar
Lecture by Assistant Professor Federica Sulas.
Tue 05 Feb
16:00-17:00 | Centre for Urban Network Evolutions (UrbNet), Aarhus University, Moesgård Allé 20, 8270 Højbjerg, Denmark (Building 4230-232).
The Urban Survey at Doliche. Aims, Methodology and Preliminary Results
Lecture by visiting PhD student Sebastian Whybrew.
Tue 12 Feb
16:00-17:00 | Centre for Urban Network Evolutions (UrbNet), Aarhus University, Moesgård Allé 20, 8270 Højbjerg, Denmark (Building 4230-232).
Exploring Doliche. The status quo.
Lecture by Assistant Professor Michael Blömer.
Tue 19 Feb
16:00-17:00 | Centre for Urban Network Evolutions (UrbNet), Aarhus University, Moesgård Allé 20, 8270 Højbjerg, Denmark (Building 4230-232).
“Do it like that” - Challenges and limitations for Palmyrene carvers
Lecture by PhD student Julia Steding.

Current and upcoming visitors

  • Sebastian Whybrew (Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster)
    11 January-30 June 2019
  • Martin Seeliger (Goethe-Universität Frankfurt)
    21-23 January 2019
  • Rutheve Jackson-Tal (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
    25 February-7 March 2019
  • Jim Crow (University of Edinburgh)
    26 March 2019
  • Innocent Pikirayi (University of Pretoria)
    15 April-31 May 2019
  • Eivind Heldaas Seland (University of Bergen)
    23 April-30 June 2019
  • Jörg Rüpke (Max-Weber-Kolleg, Universität Erfurt)
    13-17 May 2019
  • Roland Fletcher (University of Sydney)
    3-30 June 2019
  • Nic Terrenato (University of Michigan)
    13 June 2019