December 2021 year-end roundup

Here’s to 2022, but before we get there, we are pleased to take a look back at 2021. кликните сюда, читать по-русски Впереди 2022 год, но прежде чем мы войдем в Новый год давайте с удовольствием оглянемся на 2021 год. 请点击此处阅读中文版: 2022年即将到来,我们值此辞旧迎新之际共同回顾中亚考古景观(CAAL)项目组2021年的主要科研活动及学术成果。 Silk Road Seminar Series Beginning in January, Tim Williams, Pang Rui, and Dorian Fuller (jointly representing CAAL, the International Centre for Silk Roads Archaeology & Heritage, and the International Centre for Chinese Heritage and Archaeology) hosted a seminar series focusing on the larger Silk Roads. These Zoominars, well attended by… Read More

CAAL regional archaeological maps

Marco Nebbia demonstrates how the regional archaeological map team is integrating digitised archives.

Looking forward to 2021, but first… С нетерпением жду 2021 года, но сначала…

December musings on 2020 and January 2021 event dates … a shout out to Victoria Sluka for her ambitious quilting during the pandemic. As her fieldwork has been postponed, she has found alternative ways of engaging with her textile research by challenging herself: ‘I wanted to make a quilt with blocks more complicated than squares, triangles, and right angles. Since I find the math behind Islamic geometric patterns very interesting and love the blues used in traditional tilework, this seemed like a perfect and bold design to try. This design uses 62… Read More