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Location: Iklaina 240 01, Greece
Season: June 26, 2023 to July 17, 2023
Application Deadline: March 23, 2023
Deadline Type: Exact Date
Field School, Volunteer
University of Missouri-St. Louis; Athens Archaeological Society
Michael B. Cosmopoulos
The Iklaina project investigates the origins of states and complex society in ancient Greece. The site is one of the capitals of the Mycenaean kingdom of Pylos, which figures prominently in Homer’s “Iliad” and Greek mythology.
Period(s) of Occupation: Mycenaean (Late Bronze Age, ca. 1650-1100 BC)
Project Size: 1-24 participants
Minimum Age: 18
Experience Required: No
Room and Board Arrangements:
Included (all meals for the 3 weeks of the project)
6 credits, graduate or undergraduate, through the Departments of History and Anthropology & Archaeology of the University of Missouri-St. Louis
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