2021 Photo Contest

Voting is now open for the 2021 Photo Contest! Vote for your favorite archaeology-themed photos in each of our five categories every day through March 9, 2021.

AIA Webinars: Critical Conversations On Race, Teaching, And Antiquity

The AIA is pleased to have hosted a series of three webinars addressing issues of race, diversity and inclusion in teaching archaeology, classics, ancient history, museums, and cultural heritage. The recorded webinars are available via the link below.

Archaeology Abridged

Join us for these live lectures featuring different archaeologists throughout the year. Each lecture offers a short, thirty-minute talk on a variety of archaeological topics. The talks are free, but registration is required. Most lectures will be recorded and available via the link below.

International Archaeology Day

IAD 2020 was a celebration unlike any other in the ten-year history of the program. The AIA’s largest outreach initiative usually features hundreds of in-person archaeological activities, but celebrating IAD in the middle of a pandemic necessitated a complete rethinking of the program. This year we turned our focus from in-person events to mostly virtual ones. We would like to thank all our collaborators who displayed incredible creativity and resourcefulness in providing IAD programs and activities.

Archaeology magazine

ARCHAEOLOGY has been published continuously for more than 70 years by the Archaeological Institute of America, which is dedicated to supporting archaeological inquiry and to fostering the pursuit of knowledge about human heritage. The January/February issue of ARCHAEOLOGY brings readers the Top 10 Discoveries of the Year—plus the editors’ choices for the Top 10 Discoveries of the Decade. Other features include the story of the Rappahannock tribe’s connection to their landscape, the rise of the Oxus civilization, and the untold tale of the Great Arab Revolt.

American Journal of Archaeology

The AJA, one of the world's most respected journals devoted to Mediterranean archaeology, has set the standard for archaeological scholarship since 1885. The January 2021 issue brings readers articles ranging from the structuring of identity in an Early Bronze Age cemetery in southeast Turkey to a transparent discussion of Egyptian papyri and ostraka loaned in the early 20th century to the University of Michigan. Other features include a review of the ways museums are making content available online, an array of open-access book reviews, and articles on Mesopotamian pottery, conservation of early Greek papyri, Roman water displays, and Roman provincial coinage.

Photo Contest

Critical Conversations On Race, Teaching, And Antiquity

Archaeology Abridged

International Archaeology Day

Archaeology Magazine

American Journal of Archaeology

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