“I know what you did last summer”…III A glimpse at the excavations and surveys of 2016 - 01/12/2016
The congress will convey the most important aspects of the excavations and surveys made in Israel during the present year. The lectures will be in Hebrew.
ORGANIZADOR/ORGANIZER/ORGANIZZATORE: Institute of Archaeology (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
15:15-15:00: Gathering 15:15–15:30: Opening Remarks 15:30–15:45: Guys and Dolls: Excavations in the Skull Cave, Nahal Tse'elim (Uri Davidovich and Roi Porat) 15:45–16:00: The Plot Thickens: The Fortified Palace at Herodium (Roi Porat, Yakov Kalman, Rachel Chachy and Yosef Patrich) 16:00–16:15: A Pyramid, Some Caves and a Temple(?) in the Judean Foothills: The First Excavation Season at Horvat Midras (Orit Peleg-Barkat) 16:15–16:30: First Excavations at Khirbet a-Ra'i: An Iron Age Site in the Lachish Region (Shifra Weiss, Yosef Garfinkel and Sa'ar Ganor) 16:30–16:45: Summer in Cappadocia (Nigel Goring-Morris) 16:45–17:00: From the Rift Valley to the Ethiopian Highlands: The Acheulian Site Complex of Melka Wakena (Erella Hovers and Tegenu Gossa Aredo) 17:00–17:20: Break and refreshments 17:20–17:35: Bull’s Head and a Tiger’s Tail: New Finds from Roman Sepphoris (Ze'ev Weiss) 17:35–17:50: The Hellenistic Galilee Project: The Second Excavation Season at Khirbet el-Eika (Uzi Leibner) 17:50–18:05: The Living and the Dead at the Natufian Site of Nahal Ein-Gev (Dana Shaham and Leore Grossman) 18:05–18:20: The Fifth (and Last) Season of Excavation at Ein el-Jarba: New Insight into the Wadi Rabah Culture (Katharina Streit) 18:20–18:35: Sea and Shore: Excavations at Tel Dor, 2016 (Ilan Sharon) 18:35–18:50: Horsemen, Soldiers and Merchants: A Contract Excavation at 'Akko (Barak Monnickendam-Givon, Roi Sabar and Oren Gutfeld) 18:50–19:00: Short break 19:00–19:15: The Shamir Dolmens (Uri Berger and Gonen Sharon) 19:15–19:30: A City and a Mother in the Hula Valley: The Fourth Excavation Season at Tel Abel Beth Maacah ( Naama Yahalom-Mack, Nava Panitz-Cohen and Robert Mullins) 19:30–19:45: Digging the Destruction Level of the Palace in Area M – The 27th Excavation Season at Tel Hazor (Shlomit Bechar and Amnon Ben-Tor) 19:45–20:00: From Early Bronze Mega-City to Roman Cultic Center: Survey and Excavations at Tel Kedesh in the Upper Galilee (Ido Wachtel, Roi Sabar and Uri Davidovich)