18th Symposium on Mediterranean Archaeology
The eighteenth annual meeting of the Symposium on Mediterranean Archaeology (SOMA) will be held in Wrocław-Poland on 24-26 April 2014. As it has been in the past, this symposium will continue to provide an important opportunity for scholars and researchers to come together and discuss their works in a friendly and supportive atmosphere. Our spectrum is growing wider due to the increased importance and knowledge of interdisciplinary works in today’s scientific era.
Since prehistoric times the
The 18th SOMA meeting welcomes presentations related to the above-mentioned topics and also arguments like sea, trade, colonization and piracy using archaeological data collected within contexts located within the Mediterranean basin and the Ancient Near Eastern area, chronologically ranging from Prehistoric to Medieval periods.
Deadline for registration of the paper is 1.03.2014
for Late Antique and Early Medieval Studies of the
General Association of Mediterranean Archaeology
of Classical, Mediterranean and
Prof. Dr. Ahmet Adil Tırpan
Prof. Dr. Asuman Baldıran
Prof. Dr Osman Eravsar
Prof. Dr. Sławomir Moździoch
Prof. Dr. Kadir Pektas
Prof. Dr. Gościwit Malinowski
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ertekin Doksanaltı
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Maciej Trzciński
Assist. Prof. Dr. Mehmet Tekocak
Assist. Prof. Dr. Sengul Aydingun
Dr. Sergey Fazlulin
Dr. Lihi Habas
Dr. Michele Stephanile
Dr. Hakan Oniz
Dr. Błażej Stanisławski
Dr. Hakan Oniz
Dr. Michele Stephanile
Papers will be grouped in different sessions dedicated
to the different regions of the
Near East and
6. Mediterranean Interactions
Also papers regarding the following themes will be accepted:
- Marine / Seamanship History
- Conservation, preservation and archaeological site management
- Restoration and Museology
There are no other limitations regarding the subject and the period, but special consideration will be given to papers adopting an innovative theoretical and methodological approach.
Please note: no papers dealing with unprovenanced artifacts will be accepted.
The conference language will be English in order to maintain the usual organization of SOMA conferences. No translation services will be available during the congress.
All speakers are requested to observe a 20 minute limit for presented papers. Presentations will be given as Power Point presentations.
ABSTRACTS AND REGISTRATION:
Abstracts must be written in English and should be approximately 3000 characters in length (Title 200 characters).
Submission of abstracts: From 1 January to 1 March of 2014
Registered participants will be notified about their abstract acceptance within 20 days of the submission date. Information on accepted proposals will be sent, via e-mail, by this date. To submit an abstract, please fill-in the registration form from the official website: www.genama.info or www.arch.pan.wroc.pl submit the abstract to: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Deadline for Symposium registration is 1 March 2014.
All amounts are payable in Euro (€). All bank charges must be paid by the participants. Transfers will only be accepted until 1 April 2014.
Registration fees can be paid:
online through PayPal on the bank account of the General Association of Mediterranean Archaeology (please add 2 Euros to the main amount for the transfer expenses)
on the bank account (PKOPPLPW 55124010401111001055400829) of the Centre for Late Antique and Early Medieval Studies of
Once payment has been made, no refund will be given.
HOW TO COME:
The Organizing Committee
cordially invite you to come to
By car: The highway E 40 (A4)
By train: The connections with Warsaw, Dresden, Berlin, Hamburg, Kiev, Lviv and via Warsaw with Moscow, more international and local connections of Polish railway at www.pkp.pl (in English, Russian and German)
By plane: Air port Wroclaw (www.airport.wroclaw.pl) – the connections (with cheap air lines: Wizzair and Ryanair, and LOT, Lufthansa and Qatar Airlines) with Warsaw and Germany, England, Greece, Italy, Ireland, Spain, Norway, Sweden, Denmark and charter airlines with Turkey, Greece, Italy and Spain; and many air connections via air ports in Warsaw, Poznan, Katowice and Kraków
Dr. Błażej Stanisławski,
Tel. +48 71 344 16 08, Fax +48 71 344 33 52
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