Publications / June 2017

NEA 80:2 Table of Contents

Known variously as the “land of conjecture,” “upland of the winds,” and the “plain of sorrows” to RAF Wing Commander Roderic Hill as he documented his flights over the eastern desert, the panhandle of present-day Jordan (the Badia) has long intrigued western travelers and observers. This special issue of Near Eastern Archaeology focuses on some projects located in the rough and rugged eastern desert of Jordan and is titled Repopulating the Badia.
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Publications / June 2017

NEA 80:2 Table of Contents

Known variously as the “land of conjecture,” “upland of the winds,” and the “plain of sorrows” to RAF Wing Commander Roderic Hill as he documented his flights over the eastern desert, the panhandle of present-day Jordan (the Badia) has long intrigued western travelers and observers. This special issue of Near Eastern Archaeology focuses on some projects located in the rough and rugged eastern desert of Jordan and is titled Repopulating the Badia.
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2017 Annual Meeting, November 15-18

Meeting Scholarships

ASOR’s 2017 Annual Meeting will be held in Boston. Because the ASOR Annual Meeting is one of the most important ways to involve students and junior scholars in the field, ASOR, in cooperation with several foundations and generous donors, provides a number of different scholarships.
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2017 Annual Meeting, November 15-18

Meeting Scholarships

ASOR’s 2017 Annual Meeting will be held in Boston. Because the ASOR Annual Meeting is one of the most important ways to involve students and junior scholars in the field, ASOR, in cooperation with several foundations and generous donors, provides a number of different scholarships.
Learn More >

The Ancient Near East Today: Vol. V, No. 7.3

Göbekli Tepe: Neolithic Gathering and Feasting

“Repetitive feasting at Göbekli Tepe may have played an essential role not only in creating and strengthening social bonds among the individuals and groups meeting there, but must also have stressed the economic potential of these hunter-gatherers to repeatedly feed such large crowds.”
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The Ancient Near East Today: Vol. V, No. 7.3

Göbekli Tepe: Neolithic Gathering and Feasting

“Repetitive feasting at Göbekli Tepe may have played an essential role not only in creating and strengthening social bonds among the individuals and groups meeting there, but must also have stressed the economic potential of these hunter-gatherers to repeatedly feed such large crowds.”
Read More >

ASOR CHI / July 2017

The Status of UNESCO World Heritage Site Leptis Magna

In April 2017, ASOR CHI began covering the ongoing conflict in Libya as part of a new cooperative agreement with the U.S. Department of State. Libya is home to five UNESCO World Heritage Sites as well as a dense concentration of other archaeological sites and historic cities […] Read More>

ASOR CHI / July 2017

The Status of UNESCO World Heritage Site Leptis Magna

In April 2017, ASOR CHI began covering the ongoing conflict in Libya as part of a new cooperative agreement with the U.S. Department of State. Libya is home to five UNESCO World Heritage Sites as well as a dense concentration of other archaeological sites and historic cities […] Read More>