CALL FOR PAPERS for Origins and functioning of Ancient Cities.
The 2nd International Post-graduate Conference: THE LAND OF FERTILITY South-east of the Mediterranean from the beginning of the Bronze Age to the Muslim Conquest
To be held in the Institute of Archaeology, Jagiellonian University in Kraków on 12th – 13th June 2015.
The international conference welcomes all Post-graduate researchers in the subject-area of Archaeology, History, Art History, Culture & Religion Studies who are interested in issues related to ancient Egypt (especially Delta region), Cyprus, Levant, Mesopotamia and Persia. This year the theme of the conference is ancient city, its formation and development. It has been set to focus on the ancient city as a place where people live, as well as the urbanisation process, relations between urban centres, urban ideology etc., in the region called the ‘Fertile Crescent’, where the first cities were founded. The presentations will be grouped into several sections according to their focus and should not exceed 20 minutes. The number of active participants is also limited. The conference committee reserves the right to select the contributions to be published in the Conference Proceedings.
Timeline Registrations for the conference:
- by 31st March 2015 Notification of acceptance
- by 30th April 2015 Submission of the presentation file (supported by MS Office 2010) for the conference proceedings (required for the participation in the conference)
- 7th June 2015 Conference 12th – 13th June 2015
Registration Active applicants will submit the completed registration form: http://goo.gl/forms/eau6AYJzRC
Language of the conference: English
Conference fee: 10 € Other:
The organizers are not able to pay travel or accommodation expenses of the active participants. Nevertheless, we will be happy to provide assistance with accommodation, especially for the foreign participants.
Venue: Kraków, Institute of Archaeology, Jagiellonian University, 11 Gołęba str., 31-007 Kraków, Poland