Category: Asia

Current World Archaeology 6 years ago
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Fragments of 20,000-year-old pottery discovered in south-east China have pushed back the use of ceramics…

Current World Archaeology 6 years ago
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Archaeologists from Tel Aviv University have discovered a 3,000-year-old hoard of jewellery while cleaning a…

Current World Archaeology 6 years ago
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As the conflict in Syria escalates, Emma Cunliffe reports for CWA on the damage being…

Current World Archaeology 6 years ago
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On an overland ride from England to Ceylon in 1839, Austen Henry Layard became fascinated…

Current World Archaeology 6 years ago
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Venetia Porter (ed.)British Museum Press, £25.00 ISBN 978-0714111759Drawing on a recent British Museum exhibition of…

Current World Archaeology 6 years ago
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Sara Milledge NelsonRoutledge, £26.00 ISBN 978-0415513472Elegantly illustrated and admirably comprehensive in its scope, this synthesis…

Current World Archaeology 6 years ago
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Following the success of the British Museum’s recent exhibition Hajj: Journey to the Heart of…

Current World Archaeology 6 years ago
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The McDonald Institute at Cambridge University has, for many years, held special symposia on topics…

Current World Archaeology 6 years ago
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Excavations in Jordan have unearthed 20,000-year-old huts that could reshape our view of how humans…

Current World Archaeology 6 years ago
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When were the South Sea Islands first inhabited? The discovery by Matthew Spriggs and Stuart…

Current World Archaeology 7 years ago
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Civil unrest, violent clashes, an oppressive authority: we could be talking about Syria today. But…

Current World Archaeology 7 years ago
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Very early in my archaeological career, I encountered an intense debate on the chronology of…