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On 14-16 November 2013 an international symposium entitled Pots, Workshops and Early Iron Age Society: Function And Role Of Ceramics In Early Greece was held at the Université Libre de Bruxelles. Further information is available at http://www.academia.edu/4863862/Pots_Workshops_and_Early_Iron_Age_Society._Function_and_Role_of_Ceramics_in_Early_Greece. Papers of interest to Nestor readers included:

N. Kourou, "Looking for the Early Iron Age society: pots and function, styles and workshops"

J. K. Papadopoulos, "Owls to Athens: Imported Pottery in Early Iron Age Athens"

A. Coulié, "L'atelier du Dipylon: style, typologie et chronologie relative"

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Crétomania

On 23-24 November 2013 an international colloquium entitled Crétomania was held by the École française d'Athènes. Further information is available at http://www.efa.gr/Recherche/Manif/d_colloques2013_07.htm. Papers of interest to Nestor readers will include:

N. Momigliano, "From Russia with love: Minoan Crete and the Russian Silver Age"

C. Morris, "Lord of the Dance - Ted Shawn's Gnossienne and its Minoan context"

F. Blakolmer, "The artistic reception of Minoan Crete in the period of Art Déco ... and why Arthur Evans was right"

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On 27 November - 1 December 2013 a conference entitled Το Αρχαιολογικό Έργο στα νησιά του Αιγαίου was held on Rhodes. Papers of interest to Nestor readers included:

Στ. Μαρκέτου, Ε. Φαρμακίδου, and Μ. Χαλκίτη, "Σωστικές ανασκαφές στην Ιαλυσό: η αποκάλυψη μίας μεγάλης Μεσοχαλκής και Υστεροχαλκής πόλης στο Αιγαίο"

Μ. Στεφανάκης and Β. Πατσιαδά, "Η αρχαιολογική έρευνα στην Κυμισάλα Ρόδου: 2006-2013"

Κ. Τρανταλίδου, "Κατανάλωση ζωικών αγαθών στη Ρόδο της 2ης χιλιετίας π.Χ."

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On 28 November 2013 O. Vikatou addressed the Mycenaean Seminar in Athens on "New Results from the Recent Excavations of Mycenaean Sites at Elis" at the British School at Athens.

Minoan Seminar

On 29 November 2013 G. Flouda addressed the Minoan Seminar on "Through the lens: August Schörgendorfer and Apesokari. Μέσα από τον φακό: ο August Schörgendorfer και το Απεσωκάρι" at the Archaeological Society, Panepistemiou 22. Further information is available at http://www.minoanseminar.gr/.

The November 2013 (40.8) issue of Nestor is now available as a free download.

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