Ceramic Bichromy in the Eastern Mediterranean

On 20 May 2022 an international workshop entitled Ceramic Bichromy in the Eastern Mediterranean during the 2nd and 1st millennium BC will be held in hybrid form, hosted by the Archaeological Research Unit, University of Cyprus (EEST). Further information is available at The program will be:
G. Papasavvas, “Introduction to the MuseCo project and the workshop”
E. Aloupi-Siotis, “‘Better the devil you know’. Stable and evolving practices in ceramic technology
M. Artzy, “Fifty years hence: Cypriot Bronze Age Bichrome ware in context”
L. Crewe, “Late Cypriot Bichrome Wheelmade ware on Cyprus”
H. Charaf, “The Cypriot Bichrome Wheelmade ware from the Bronze Age in Lebanon: State of Affairs”
A. Georgiou, “Ceramic bichromy beyond ‘Bichrome ware’ in Late Bronze Age Cyprus”
D. Ben-Shlomo, “Philistine Bichrome pottery”
A. Gilboa and P. Waiman-Barak, “Early Phoenician Bichrome revisited: development, production centres and meaning”
F. Núñez, “Traditions and particularities among Phoenician Bichrome wares over the Mediterranean”
A. Georgiadou, “Regionality in Iron Age Cypriot Bichrome ware and the Salaminian pottery style”
S. Fourrier, “Bichromy in the coroplastic art of Archaic Cyprus”
G. Bourogiannis, “Ceramic bichromy in the Aegean during the first millennium BC: in search of the (almost) invisible?”


Geschlecht macht Arbeit!

On 1-3 July 2022 a conference on the occasion of 30 years of FemArc – Netzwerk archäologisch arbeitender Frauen e.V. entitled Geschlecht macht Arbeit! will be held in the Schlossmuseum Linz (postponed from 1-3 October 2021). Further information is available at Papers of interest to Nestor readers will include:
K. Winger and R. Witte, “Sophie Schliemann – zwischen Archäologin und Frau von”

SUNY Undergraduate Art History Symposium 2022

On 8-10 April 2022 the SUNY New Paltz Undergraduate Art History Symposium 2022 was held virtually by the State University of New York, New Paltz. Further information is available at Papers of interest to Nestor readers included:
A. Reynolds, “Let’s Get Back to Reality: The Boston Goddess and the Quest for Authenticity”

Please note that the conference "Shaking the Tree, Breaking the Bough: The Golden Bough at 100," for which the call for papers is forwarded on pages 103-104 of Nestor 49.4 (April 2022), will be held online (Zoom platform).

Also please note the extended deadline of the call for papers for the conference "Prehistoric, Ancient and Medieval Medicine: New Perspectives and Challenges for the Twenty First Century," now April 30, 2022, on pages 102-103 of Nestor 49.4 (April 2022).

A corrected file of this issue is available for download.

The Mediterranean Archaeological Trust

On 8 April 2022 applications for grants to assist with the publication of archaeological fieldwork in the Mediterranean world, with possible priority to Bronze Age subjects, are due to The Mediterranean Archaeological Trust, not to exceed £2,500. Further information and the application form are available at

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