One-Day Workshop

Date: 
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 -
10:00 to 14:00
Location: 
Swedish Institute at Athens, Mitseon 9
Event Description: 

Ancient Urbanism in Western Thessaly: A One-Day Workshop

09:45 – Coffee
10:00 – Jenny Wallensten, director (Swedish Institute at Athens), welcomes the participants.

10:00–10:30 Robin Rönnlund (Swedish Institute at Athens) - Ancient Greek urbanism in Western Thessaly: Challenges, methods and the current state of research.
10:30–11:00 Fotini Tsiouka (Ephorate of Antiquities of Karditsa, Greece) - Classical-Hellenistic urban sites in the region of Sofades and Palamas, Thessaly.
11:00–11:30 Derek Pitman (Bournemouth University, United Kingdom) - Integrated non-invasive survey for examining Ancient Greek urban sites.

11:30–11:45 Coffee

11:45–12:15 Lawrence Shaw (University of Winchester, United Kingdom) - Geophysical survey as a tool for mapping urban development: Method development and results from the 2016-2018 Greek-Swedish work at Vlochos, Thessaly.
12:15-12:45 Johan Klange (Arkeologikonsult, Sweden) - Survey of visible architectural remains: Experiences from the Vlochos Archaeological Project and the Makrakomi Archaeological Landscapes Project.
12:45-13:15 Marta Venuti and Alessio Toscano Raffa (University of Messina, Italy) - The Greek-Italian archaeological programme at Skotoussa, Thessaly.

13:15–14:00 Discussion