Map of Assyrian Empire.

When were the Israelites? Understanding Israelite Identity in the Pre-Exilic Period

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By: C.L. Crouch

Scholars have long asked, “Who were the Israelites?” Less frequent is the question, “When were the … Read more

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WorldMap – Geospatial Visualization and the Digital Humanities

By: Jeff Howry, Ph.D., Research Associate, Semitic Museum

WorldMap is a collaborative, interactive web-based mapping platform, not just a static … Read more

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Cypriot Archaeology and the Great War

By: Thomas Davis, Professor of Archaeology, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

Cyprus, satellite view.

Cyprus, satellite view.

“Here’s another little baby Queen Victoria has … Read more

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Women in Archaeology

By: Dr. Nancy Serwint, Associate Professor, Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts Arizona State University

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Dr. Nancy Serwint

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Breaking In: Women’s Representation in Archaeology

By: Valerie Schlegel
Undergraduate Judaic Studies Major at The University of Arizona

March is Women’s History Month, which highlights the … Read more

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Gold solidus of Constantius II, with the bust of the emperor wearing military dress and helmet, with a spear and shield. 351–355 CE.

Coins and Plain Wares at Kourion’s Amathous Gate Cemetery

By: Anne Destrooper-Georgiades, Smadar Gabrieli and Michael Given

Dr. Anne Destrooper-Georgiades at work in the Kourion House Museum in Episkopi.

Dr. Anne Destrooper-Georgiades at work in the Kourion House Museum in Episkopi.

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The “Earthquake House” in Cyprus

Erin Daughters, Tandy Institute for Archaeology at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Platt Fellowship Recipient 

Every day at Kourion, Cyprus, thousands … Read more

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2013 Platt Fellowship: From Student to Supervisor in Cyprus

By: Lydia Dwyer, 2013 Platt Fellowship Recipient

The ancient city-state of Idalion was once one of the largest copper-producing cities … Read more

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iPads in the Field and Reflections on Archaeology’s Digital Future

By: William Caraher, University of North Dakota

This past summer my excavation on Cyprus experimented with using iPads to document … Read more

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Archaeology after the Arab Spring

By: Jesse Casana

The transformative political events in the Middle East over the past two years have had, among many … Read more

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With ASOR’s Help No Need to Stowaway

By: Sara Rich, 2012 Platt Fellow, Mazotos Shipwreck Excavation, Cyprus

Last summer, I received a Platt Foundation Fellowship to return … Read more

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Kinyras: The Divine Lyre

By: John C. Franklin, University of Vermont, AIAR Annual Professor

Kinyras is the legendary king of Cyprus, generally known only… Read more

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Cyprus: Interconnections in the Late Bronze Age (ca. 1700-1100 BC)

By: A. Bernard Knapp
Cyprus American Archaeological Research Institute, 11 Andreas Demetriou, 1066 Nicosia, Cyprus. Email.

Throughout its … Read more

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Heritage Fellow Ground Truthing on Cyprus

By: Micaela Carignano, 2012 Heritage Fellow

This summer, thanks to an ASOR Heritage Fellowship, I traveled to Cyprus to participate … Read more

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Platt Fellow Uncovers 19th Century Excavation in Bronze Age Site

Carrie excavating in the trench North of Building 1 at Maroni-Tsaroukkas. Photo: Sturt Manning.

By: Carrie Fulton, 2012 Platt Fellow… Read more

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Platt Fellow at the Mazotos Shipwreck Excavation, Cyprus

By: Sara Rich, University of Leuven, 2012 Platt Fellow

I’d like to tell you about my best day in the … Read more

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Platt Fellow Sean McGrath Describes his Summer with Lycoming College’s Expedition to Idalion, Cyprus

Thanks to a generous Platt Fellowship from ASOR, I was able to participate this summer as a square supervisor in … Read more

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Update on ASOR’s strategic plan

Strategic plan adopted by ASOR board.

It is with great pleasure we announce that on April 24, 2010, the ASOR … Read more

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