Konferenser och seminarier

Här hittar du information om alla seminarium som är planerade under året samt de seminarium som ägt rum tidigare år.



Forskarseminarier VT 2024

Seminarierna genomförs i föreläsningssal 334, 111 eller digitalt via mötesverktyget Zoom.

Onsdag 24 januari, kl 15–17
Stella Macheridis (Lund): ‘Sheep management in Viking Age Scandinavia: Löddeköpinge from a zooarchaeological multiproxy perspective’.

Onsdag 31 januari, kl 15–17
Christoph Kilger (Uppsala/Visby): ‘Västergarn och den gotländska kusten - Studier av en tidig medeltida hamnmiljö’.

Tisdag 1 febuari, kl 13–15
Hannah Moots: Site formation processes and Ancient DNA: Port Cities and Mobility in the Roman and Medieval Mediterranean. Arda Sevkar: Analysis of Mycobacterium leprae in Leprosy-Affected Individuals from Anatolian Medieval-Late Ottoman Period by using Ancient DNA. 

Måndag 12 februari, kl 13–15
Arda Sevkar: Kinship patterns among ancient genomes shed light on past social traditions of the last 10,000 years.

Onsdag 14 februari, kl 15-17
Anton Bonnier, Uppsala Universitet: Pollen data and the agricultural economy of ancient Attica in the first millennium BCE.

Onsdag 21 februari, kl. 15–17
Ari Pekka Junno (Stockholm): ‘Pots, bones, and an erupting volcano – preliminary results and thoughts after a year of field work in Japan’.

Onsdag 28 februari, kl 15-17
Taryn Bell (York): ‘An archaeology of attachment: the power of social and emotional bonds’.

Tisdag 5 mars, kl 13-15
Lovisa Brännstedt, Lunds universitet: Den besjälade naturen. Förebud och järtecken i antikens Rom.

Tisdag 12 mars, kl 13-15 (framflyttat)
Adam Lindqvist Wadstein och Julia Habetzeder: TBA.

Onsdag 13 mars, kl 15–17
Ellinor Hedberg, halvtidsseminarium: ‘Ground-penetrating radar’.

Onsdag 20 mars, kl 15–17
Mike Langton (Malå/Bradford): “Barely scratching the surface”. 20 years of GPR escapades and what the future holds!

Onsdag 27 mars, kl 15–17
Nya doktorander, seminarium. Aurore Hars (AFL): ’Migration and diet on Öland during the Middle Iron Age’. Emelie Jonsson (OFL): ’Osteoarchaeological fetal an infant studies of health, taphonomy and burial practices’.

Onsdag 3 april, kl 15–17
Laura Ahlqvist (Århus): ‘The social role of Nordic Bronze Age visual art. Perspectives from ornamented personal objects’.

Tisdag 9 april, kl 13-15
Elina Pyy, Helsingfors: Portrayals of Pain and Models of Masculinity: Suffering Male Body in Western Art and Culture.

Onsdag 10 april, kl 15–17
Erik Solfelt, halvtidsseminarium: ‘Material Spirits of the Past and Present. Studies in Animism(s) and Material Culture Among the Hunter-gatherers and Hunter-herders of Northern Eurasia’.

Onsdag 17 april, kl 15–17
André Nordin, halvtidsseminarium: ‘Arms Torn Asunder: A Study of Acutic Objects from Early Iron Age Sweden’.

Måndag 22 april, kl 15–17
Rolf Warming halvtidsseminarium: ‘Soldiers at Sea, c. 1450-1650: Close-Quarters Combat Practices in the Fleets of Northern Europe’.

Tisdag 14 maj, kl 13–15
Adam Lindqvist Wadstein: Avhandlingsseminarium.

Tissdag 15 maj, kl 15–17
Cecilia Ljung (Stockholm): ‘Perceptions of a near and distant past: the reuse of picture stones in Medieval Churches on Gotland’.

Tisdag 21 maj, kl 15–17
Therese Emanuelsson Paulson: TBA.

Onsdag 22 maj, kl 15–17
Eva Wahlberg Sandberg, slutseminarium: ’Galen’s views of childhood health. A case study of the Antonine Graeco-Roman physician’s  views of the child and the ways to keep it healthy and alive’. Opponent: TBA.

Tissdag 28 maj, kl 13–15
Julian Wareing: Avhandlingsseminarium.

Onsdag 29 maj, kl 15–17
Tori Falck, slutseminarium: ’Shipwrecks in Viken from medieval to modern eras (1050-1700) – Unveiling technical properties and beyond’. Opponent: Fred Hocker.

Onsdag 5 juni, kl 15–17
Eirini Anagnostou, halvtidsseminar: ’Tracing the impact of climatic events through isotopes’.


Andrew Jones, Kerstin Lidén, Arja Karivieri, Jan Storå, Jens-Christian Moesgaard


Seminarierna genomförs i föreläsningssal 334, 111 eller digitalt via mötesverktyget Zoom.

Onsdag 6 september, kl 15–17
Joakim Goldhahn (Perth, Australia) ‘Biographical perspective on rock art: local and global perspective’.

Onsdag 13 september, kl 15–17
Ayelet Gilboa (Haifa, Israel) ‘The rise of Ancient Israel, another view: luxury trade and the state’.

Onsdag 20 september, kl 15–17
Bettina Stolle slutseminarium, ‘Disentangling central place dynamics: the social zooarchaeology of Helgö’. Opponent: Stella Macheridis (Lund).

Onsdag 27 september, kl 15-17
Stella Chrysoulaki (Athens, Greece) ‘Burial customs in archaic Athens: The Phaleron Delta cemetery, Attica’.

Onsdag 4 oktober, kl. 15–17
New PhD-students: Marcus Frid (OFL) ‘Birds of the Baltic Islands’. Siri Pettersson Bergman (AFL) ‘Arkeobotanik på Öland under Folkvandringstid och Vendeltid’. Aurora Hars (AFL) ‘Mobilitet och diet på Öland under Folkvandringstid och Vendeltid’.

Onsdag 11 oktober
Inget seminarium.

Onsdag 18 oktober, kl 15-17
Claus Feveile (Ribe, Denmark). ‘Ribe og dets udmøntning i 700- og 800-tallet’.

Onsdag 25 oktober, kl 15–17
David De Lorenzi Turner slutseminar, ‘Neolith Post Circles in South Scandinavia’ Opponent: Kristian Brink (Sydsvensk Arkeologi).

Onsdag 1 november, kl 15–17
Jesper Hansen (Svendborg, Danmark) ‘Havsmarken, en driftig vikingehavn på Ærø’.

Onsdag 8 november, kl 15–17
Sarah Pederzani (La Laguna, Spain) ’How did Homo sapiens spread across Eurasia? New data on human climatic resilience at the onset of the Upper Palaeolithic’.

Onsdag 15 november, kl 15–17
Johnny Geber (Edinburgh, UK) ‘ ‘Harvested Bodies’: Biocultural Linkages of Structural Violence and Identity and the Bioarchaeology of Anatomical Collections’.

Onsdag 22 november, kl 15–17
Dianne Unsain (Stockholm) ‘Medieval People, from Nature to Culture. Socio-economic Implications of the Exploitation of Animal Resources in France’.

Fredag 24 november, kl 13
Disputation Anton Larsson De Geer-salen i Geovetenskapens hus ‘Landslide Archaeology: Past hazards and disasters in the Göta River Valley and beyond’. Opponent Christina Rosén.

Onsdag 29 november, kl 15–17
Linda Fibiger (Edinburgh, UK) ‘ ‘Transgression': Bioarchaeological approaches to gendered violence in prehistoric Europe’.

Onsdag 6 december, kl 15–17
Fredrik Hallgren (Västerås) ‘Utgrävning i Dagsmosse’.

Onsdag 13 december, kl 15–17
Astrid Noterman, Alison Klevnäs, Cecilia Ljung (Stockholm) ’Dealing with the dead: new osteological analysis of early churchyard burials on Gotland’.


Andrew Jones, Kerstin Lidén, Arja Karivieri, Jan Storå, Jens-Christian Moesgaard


Seminarierna genomförs i föreläsningssal 334, 111 eller digitalt via mötesverktyget Zoom.

Onsdag 25 januari, kl 15–17
Rita Peyroteo-Stjerna (Uppsala)-’Mummification in the Mesolithic. New Approaches to Old Photo Documentation Reveal Previously Unknown Mortuary Practices in the Sado Valley, Portugal’.

Onsdag 1 februari, kl 15–17
Joana Valdez-Tullett (Edinburgh, UK) ‘Circling Around: past societies and rock art practices’. 

Onsdag 8 februari, kl 15–17
Aija Macāne (Riga/Helsinki) ‘Stone Age Companions. Humans and animals in hunter-gatherer burials in north-eastern Europe’.

Onsdag 22 februari, kl 15-17
Gitte Ingvardson ‘500 år mellem riller og revner- rekonstruktion og nytolkning af et unikt middelalderligt møntfund fra Lunds domkirkes korstole’.

Onsdag 1 mars, kl. 15–17
Serena Sabatini (Gothenburg) Vulci and the ‘Understanding Urban Identities’ project.

Onsdag 8 mars, kl 10–12
(Assistant Professor, Department of Cultures, Archaeology. Helsinki university). Det dagliga livet, handeln och kulten under yngre järnålder i Bartsgårda på Ålandsöarna. Organised by OFL but open to all. 

Onsdag 8 mars, kl 15-17
Dang Hoai Nam (Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, Italy) ‘Predicting visitor's attachment and pro-environmental behaviors in nature-based tourism: cross-country research in Vietnam and Italy’

Onsdag 15 mars, kl 15–17
Minerva Piha (Nord Universitet, Norge) ‘Language policies in Saami archaeological research.’ 

Onsdag 22 mars, kl 15–17
Caroline Owman (Uppsala) ‘Staying With the Trouble at "Livets museum" An exhibition project in need of a more-than-human update’.

Onsdag 29 mars, kl 15–17
Stephanie Moser (Southampton, UK) ‘The remarkable legacy of museum objects: ancient Egyptian furniture and modernist design icons’.

Onsdag 5 april, kl 15–17
Karl-Johan Lindholm (Uppsala universitet), Swedigarch presentation

Onsdag 19 april, kl 15–17
Erika Gal, Late Medieval animal remains from the Esztergom archbishopric (N-Hungary).

Onsdag 26 april, kl 15–17
Tobias Lindström, slutseminarium ‘Människor, djur och varelser i miniatyr- flerartliga förbindelser i den gropkeramiska kulturen’

Onsdag 3 maj, kl 15–17
Louisa Minkin (London, UK) ‘Concepts Have Teeth, And Teeth That Bite Through Time: digital imaging and Blackfoot material culture in UK museums.’ 

Onsdag 10 maj, kl 15–17
Johan Linderholm (Umeå universitet) title to be confirmed.

Onsdag 17 maj, kl 15–17
Bettina Stolle, slutseminarium title to be confirmed.

Onsdag 24 maj, kl 15–17
Fredrik Lundström halvtidseminarium  ‘Lost Projectiles in Action. Weapon, Human and Environmental Connections in the Early Holocene through Geometric Morphometrics, Continuum Mechanical Simulations and Experimental Archaeology’.

Onsdag 31 maj, kl 15–17
Ana Motta (Kiel, Germany) ‘Animal performance: on becoming human and animal in the Indigenous rock art from the northeast Kimberley, Australia, through a bi-constructivist approach’.

Onsdag 7 juni, kl 15–17
Jonas Monié Nordin ‘Between nomadism and indentured servitude. An historical archaeological study of early modern Sámi economic and social strategies in Central Sweden’.



Andrew Jones, Kerstin Lidén, Arja Karivieri, Jan Storå, Jens-Christian Moesgaard


Seminarierna genomförs i föreläsningssal 435, 334 eller digitalt via mötesverktyget Zoom.

Tisdag 6 september, kl 13–15
Introduktion till höstens seminarieverksamhet; konferensrapporter. 

Onsdag 7 september kl 15–17
Kate Franklin (Birkbeck College, London) ‘Living the Global Everyday: Excavating the Medieval Silk Road in Armenia’.  

Måndag-tisdag 12-13 september, kl 15–17
Bridging the Hellespont, CU-SU workshop)

Måndag 12 september, kl 18–19.30
Tim Whitmarsh, A. G. Leventis Professor of Greek Culture, St John’s College Cambridge: Bridging the Hellespont: Migrations ancient and modern

Onsdag 14 september kl. 15–17
Moa Råhlander slutseminarium ‘Attributes of beads’. Opponent: Fil Dr Ny Björn Gustafsson, National Board of Antiquities/Riksantikvarieämbetet.

Onsdag 21 september, kl 15–17
Mathias Bjørnvad-Ahlquist (Aarhus/UCLAN) ‘The social role of hoarding in Mesolithic and Neolithic southern Scandinavia’.

Onsdag 28 september, kl 15-17
Meghan Matsson McGinnis Halvtidseminarium ‘Doing Thing With Rings: What's been done so far’.

Måndag 3 oktober, kl 17–20
Nationalmuseum Suecia Antiqua et Hodierna, Antiken i Sverige – Sverige i Antiken, föredrag: Martin Olin, Arja Karivieri, Cilla Robach och Kristian Göransson, och en nyskapad historisk fantasi, Drömmarnas akademi, med sång, musik, film och recitation; arrangörer: Nationalmuseum och Stockholms universitet

Onsdag 5 oktober, kl 15–17
Svante Fischer (Uppsala) ‘The Late Roman and Early Byzantine Solidi of Scandinavia (LREBS) - Project Presentation’.   

Onsdag 12 oktober, kl 15–17
Leila Popoli-Yazdi and Omran Garazhian (Linneaus) Paper titles Leila: ‘A garbologist in Sweden’ Omran: ‘Short terms and long terms in the process of archaeological field activities Bam, SE Iran’ (Note this will be a longer time slot from 15.00-18.00)

Onsdag 18 oktober, kl 13–15
Laura Nissin, Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies: Sensing the Roman homes.

Onsdag 19 oktober, kl 15–17
Anne Nyvist Thorsson (Göteborg) "Iteration och exkludering i stilvalens praktik - nya perspektiv på 1100- och 1200-talens gravmonument”. 

Onsdag 25 oktober, kl 13–15
Julian Wareing presentation av avhandlingsprojekt (Antikens Kultur). 

Onsdag 26 oktober, kl 15–17
Alison Klevnäs, Astrid Noterman and Cecilia Ljung Project proposal review ‘Collecting the dead: conversion period burials in Gotland and Uppland and the new possibilities offered by bioarchaeology’ Principal Reader: Kerstin Lidén.

Onsdag 2 november, kl 15–17
Magnus Enquist ‘Aesthetics in animals and humans’.

Onsdag 9 november, kl 15–17
Tori Falck Halvtidseminarium ‘Tradition, innovation, and pragmatism. A social perspective on changes in maritime technology in Viken (AD1050-1700)’. 

Tisdag 15 november, kl 13–15
Therese Emanuelsson-Paulson och Evan Vance, Loeb postdoc, ASCSA: Architectural and epigraphic genre in an unpublished octagonal column from Kleonai.

Onsdag 16 november, kl 15–17
Malou Blank (Göteborg) ‘Mobility, Subsistence and Mortuary practices. An interdisciplinary study of Neolithic and Early Bronze Age megalithic populations of southwestern Sweden’.

Tisdag 22 november, kl 13–15
Adam Lindqvist Wadstein: Avhandlingsseminarium.

Onsdag 23 november, kl 15–17
Ingrid Berg (Uppsala) ‘Interdisciplinarity and collaboration in Swedish archaeology: challenges and opportunities in cross-cutting research’.

Onsdag 30 november, kl 15–17
Marieke Ivarsson-Aalders Halvtidseminarium ‘Growing up on Gotland – A bioarchaeological approach to Viking Age childhood’.

Onsdag 7 december, kl 15–17
Marta Díaz-Guardamino (Durham) ‘New research on the Montelirio burial costume, Spain’. 

Måndag 12 december, kl 17-19
Öppen föreläsning, kl. 17-19, Aula Magna, 
organiserad tillsammans med Egyptens ambassad och Världskulturmuseerna: Dr Zahi Hawass: Scanning the Pharaohs: CT Imaging and DNA studies of the New Kingdom Royal Mummies.

Onsdag 14 december, kl 15–17
Caroline Owman (Uppsala) ‘Staying With the Trouble at "Livets museum" An exhibition project in need of a more-than-human update’. 

Onsdag 20 december, kl 13–15
Niklas Eriksson och Ann-Louise Schallin: Asine 2022 (TBA).


Andrew Jones, Kerstin Lidén, Arja Karivieri, Jan Storå


Seminarierna genomförs i föreläsningssal 435, 334 eller digitalt via mötesverktyget Zoom.

Fredag 28 januari, kl 13–15
Georgia Galani: PhD disputation Imprints of Roman Imperium. Bronze Coinages in the Republican Eastern Provinces.

Onsdag 2 februari kl 15–17
Rachel Crellin (University of Leicester): A history of stone and metal at Upton Lovell G2a, Wiltshire. 

Onsdag 9 februari, kl 15–17
Mikael Adolphson (Cambridge University/Uppsala University): Treasures of Early Medieval Japan: Coins, Ceramics, and Sulphur.

Onsdag 16 februari, kl 15–17
Bjarne Grønnow (National Museum Denmark): Exploring UNESCO Cultural World Heritage in Greenland: a discussion of ideas, set-up and preliminary results of the on-going Activating Arctic Heritage Project. 

Fredag 18 februari kl. 13–15
Helena Günther, PhD disputation: The rhythm of rock art animals. Picturing reindeer, elk and bear around the seasonal cycle in Stone Age Alta, Norway and other North Fennoscandian localities. 

Onsdag 23 februari, kl 15–17
Anton Larsson: halvtidseminarium Landslide Archaeology: Hazard and disaster in Western Sweden.

Onsdag 2 mars, kl 15-17
March first seminar for new doktorands – archaeology and archaeological science.

Onsdag 9 mars, kl 15–17
David De Lorenzi Turner: halvtidseminarium Neolithic Wooden Post Structures: Postholes, depositions and the playing out of time.

Onsdag 16 mars, kl 15–17
Peter Jordan (Lund University) After the Ice: Cultural Trajectories in Maritime Northeast Asia.  

Onsdag 23 mars, kl 15–17
Paul Reilly (University of Southampton): Haunted Pixels, Quantum Wells, or Temporal Debris in a Digital Plough Zone? Digital Images+D in archaeology.

Onsdag 6 april, kl 15–17
Ingrid Berg (Uppsala University) Interdisciplinarity and collaboration in Swedish archaeology: challenges and opportunities in cross-cutting research

Onsdag 27 april, kl 15–17
Emma Maltin: halvtidseminarium.

Onsdag 4 maj, kl 15–17
Julie Lund (Oslo University): Connecting to Pasts in Viking Age Scandinavia. Relational perspectives on Reuses, References and Reinventions.

Onsdag 11 maj, kl 15–17
Per Nilsson (Östergötlands museum): Spår från bronsåldern och spår från bronsålderns arkeologer. Nya utgrävningar vid Himmelstalunds hällristningar.

Onsdag 18 maj, kl 15–17
Manuel Dominguez Rodrigo (Rice University): Latest discoveries at Olduvai Gorge: new archaeological record shows that early humans had a unique way of life

Onsdag 1 juni, kl 15–17
Viacheslav Kuleshov (Stockholm University) A numismatic chronology for Birka: towards the revaluation of coin finds


Mats Burström, László Bartosiewicz, Kerstin Lidén, Jens Christian Moesgaard, Lena Sjögren

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