Posts Tagged ‘Balkan’

  • Video: Catherine Commenge – Some Evidence from Tumba Madzhari, Republic of Macedonia

    on Dec 5, 15 • in Archaeology, Conference, News, Our Activity, Prehistory, Republic of Macedonia • with Comments Off on Video: Catherine Commenge – Some Evidence from Tumba Madzhari, Republic of Macedonia

    Catherine Commenge (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique – CNRS, Paris) Technical Systems and the Social Dynamics of the Transmission of the “Neolithic package” in the Southwestern Balkans: Some Evidence from Tumba Madzhari, Republic of Macedonia Technical studies that consider technical choices and the “know-how” behind technical processes, closely dependent on the identity of their makers and on their sources of tradition in manufacturing, are a fruitful field for appreciating processes of cultural transmission and spatiotemporal dynamics. The very genesis of those technical systems has to be examined in so far as processes have already

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  • Settlements, culture and population dynamics in Balkan prehistory – Abstracts of the oral and poster presentations

    on Mar 8, 15 • in Anthropology, Archaeology, Bioarchaeology, Conference, Education, Lecturing, News, Our Activity, Republic of Macedonia, UNESCO • with Comments Off on Settlements, culture and population dynamics in Balkan prehistory – Abstracts of the oral and poster presentations

    HAEMUS on partnership with City museum of Skopje, EXARC and EU Infocentre is organizing the Balkan Prehistoric conference 2015 entitled “Settlements, culture and population dynamics in Balkan prehistory”, in Skopje, 13-14. March 2015. FULL PROGRAMME Official web site: http://balkanprehistory2015.com/ 12.03.2015 – 19:00 – PUBLIC LECTURES – City Museum of Skopje Dragoş Gheorghiu and team (Doctoral studies, National University of Arts, Bucharest) The Time Maps Project (www.timemaps.net) Ljubo Fidanoski (City Museum of Skopje) It’s a bird… It’s a pot… It’s an askos: One specific vessel type from the Balkan Neolithic 13.03.2015 – EU Infocenter  09:00-15:00 – REGISTRATION OF PARTICIPANTS 09:30-10:00 – OPENING CEREMONY 10:00-10:15 – Coffee Break 10:15-17:55

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  • Macedonian Kopacka and Serbian Slava inscribed on the UNESCO WHL as intangible heritage

    on Nov 28, 14 • in Cultural heritage, Ethnography, Etnology, News, Religion, Republic of Macedonia, Serbia, UNESCO • with Comments Off on Macedonian Kopacka and Serbian Slava inscribed on the UNESCO WHL as intangible heritage

    Kopachkata is a dynamic and energetic social dance performed by local residents of the village of Dramche in the region of Pijanec. It is danced at weddings, public gatherings and religious holidays by the village’s best male dancers. The dance is performed in a semicircle accompanied by drummers, a fiddle, and sometimes a tamboura lute or bagpipes. The key roles are the dance leader, who initiates the dance, the last dancer, and the middle dancer who acts as the fulcrum, balancing the left and right sides of the semicircle. During the dance, the dancers hold

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  • Book: Squaring the Circle – Neolithic Way (Balkans)

    on Oct 12, 14 • in Archaeology, Book, Internet, Neolithic, News, Pottery, Prehistory, Serbia • with Comments Off on Book: Squaring the Circle – Neolithic Way (Balkans)

    Original title Ненад Н. Тасић НЕОЛИТСКА КВАДРАТУРА КРУГА The book in front of you comes as an invitation and a teaser for the revival of interest in the complex enigmas of the Neolithic period of the Central Balkan region. For that reason, this book tackles diverse subjects from different perspectives and involves some of the most important and yet unsolved questions. These are the initial settling down of Neolithic communities, their taming of nature, the importance of salt, infant nutrition and its role at the beginning of the Neolithic period, and the periodization of the Early

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  • HAEMUS partcipated in the international workshop – Tracing pottery making recipes in the Balkans, 6th – 4th millennium BC

    on Oct 6, 14 • in Anthropology, Archaeology, Conference, Neolithic, News, Our Activity, Prehistory • with Comments Off on HAEMUS partcipated in the international workshop – Tracing pottery making recipes in the Balkans, 6th – 4th millennium BC

    Members of HAEMUS participated at the international workshop ‘Tracing pottery making recipes in the Balkans, 6th – 4th millennium BC‘. The event took place on September 19-20.2014 at the Serbian Academy of Science and it was organized as collaborative activity between the UCL Institute of Archaeology and the Institute for Balkan Studies (Serbian Academy of Arts and Sciences), with the generous contribution of the Institute of Archaeometallurgical Studies (IAMS). Workshop concept was the Neolithisation of southeast Europe, which is one of the most dynamic periods in European prehistory, including, amongst many other features rapid developments in pyrotechnologies, particularly pottery and metal making

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  • Collaboration

    on May 13, 14 • in Anthropology, Archaeology, Architecture, Art, Articles, Conference, Conservation, Cultural heritage, Ethnography, Etnology, Excavation, Exhibition, History, Management, Museum, News, Our Activity, Preservation, Restoration, Tourism • with Comments Off on Collaboration

    Dear colleagues and researchers, You may want to use HAEMUS website and its social network to advertise or report on seminars, workshops or events that you believe are of interest about the cultural heritage of the Balkans. Since we publish in digital/e-media, also you can include notes, announcements, letters, requests etc. in the fields of history and archaeology, but also archival science, public history, historic preservation, cultural heritage, museum studies, web–based history, memory studies, and other related areas. We are happy to publish not only reports on excavations and teaching, current research projects and public archaeology, exhibitions and conferences, but

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