Tyrian Purple Pigments

Setting the Archaeo-Chemical Record Straight Regarding Tyrian Purple Pigments and Dyes

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Prior to the 2014 ASOR Annual Meeting, I never would have thought someone could make snails interesting, but that … Read more

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Egyptian Pigment Palette

Green Pigments: Exploring Changes in the Egyptian Pigment Palette [VIDEO]

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At the 2014 ASOR Annual Meeting, the Pigments, Paints, and Polychromies in the Ancient Near Eastern Context session was … Read more

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Jeffrey Zorn Ancient Storage Bins

Bin There, Done That: Storage Bins at Tell en-Nasbeh and the Role of the State

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At the 2014 ASOR Annual Meeting, Jeffrey Zorn of Cornell University presented his paper, “Bin There, Done That: Storage … Read more

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Changing Lives: Object Biography and Law [Video]

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At the 2014 ASOR Annual Meeting, Morag Kersel presented her paper, “Changing Lives: Object Biography and Law.” She did so … Read more

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Udhruh and Its Hinterland during the Nabataean and Roman Periods [VIDEO]

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At the 2014 ASOR Annual Meeting, Sarah Wenner presented her paper, “Udhruh and Its Hinterland during the Nabataean and Roman … Read more

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Syrian Heritage Initiative Symposium – Luncheon Presentation [VIDEO]

On November 23rd, the Syrian Heritage Initiative hosted a public Symposium at the 2014 ASOR Annual Meeting in … Read more

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Pathologies by the Bone: Making Meaning from Commingled Remains

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At the 2014 ASOR Annual Meeting, Debra Martin presented the paper, “Pathologies by the Bone: Making Meaning from Commingled Remains … Read more

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Filling in the Gaps: New Technologies for Archaeological Reconstructions

Case Studies of the Exhibitions ‘Before the Flood: Mesopotamia, 3500–2100 BC’ and ‘Mediterranean: From Myths to Reason.’

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At the 2014 … Read more

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2014 ASOR Annual Meeting Plenary Address: Jason Ur [VIDEO]

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The Renaissance of Archaeology in Iraq and its Kurdistan Region

The 2014 ASOR Annual Meeting was held in sunny San … Read more

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Do not Ostracize the Ostraca: a Discussion on ASOR’s Proposed Ethics

On Friday, November 21st, members are invited to discuss the proposed ASOR ethical guidelines. We want to hear from

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Discussion of ASOR’s Ethics Policy

EthicsBannerA Special Invitation from the Co-Chairs of the Program Committee of the Annual Meeting:

On Friday, November 21st, … Read more

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7 Things You Should Know About ASOR’s Syrian Heritage Initiative

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Beginning August 4, 2014, the American Schools of Oriental Research entered into a cooperative agreement with the … Read more

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Finding Common Ground: Roman- Parthian Embassies in the Julio-Claudian Period

At the 2013 ASOR Annual Meeting, Jason Schlude (Duquesne University) and Benjamin Rubin (Williams College) presented their paper, “Finding … Read more

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ASOR Members’ Most Memorable Annual Meeting Moment

ASOR’s membership spans across many fields of study. We’re fortunate to have historians, geologists, archaeologists, and so many more among … Read more

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Palaces of the Mediterranean Bronze Age

Every year at the ASOR Annual Meeting, the Projects on Parade Poster Session takes place. It’s an ideal opportunity to … Read more

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Archaeological Conservation at ASOR

Author: LeeAnn Barnes Gordon

For the past two years, my colleague, Suzanne Davis, Associate Curator and Head of Conservation for … Read more

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Mapping Ancient Canal Systems in Khuzistan

At the 2013 ASOR Annual Meeting Mehrnoush Soroush presented the paper “Mapping Ancient Canal Systems in Khuzistan: A Critical Application … Read more

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10 Career Tips From ASOR Members

ASOR’s membership spans across many fields of study. We’re fortunate to have historians, geologists, archaeologists, and so many more among … Read more

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Mortuary Patterns in the Tell Abraq Tomb Assemblage, UAE (2200– 2000 B.C.E.)

At the 2013 ASOR Annual Meeting Anna Osterholtz presented the paper “Mortuary Patterns in the Tell Abraq Tomb Assemblage, UAE

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American Schools of Oriental Research Call for New Member-Organized Sessions and New Workshop Sessions Proposals

By: LeeAnn Barnes Gordon

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