Webpages tagged with «History»

A gold record with etchings.
Published Mar. 1, 2018 2:48 PM

How can a history of the Anthropocene be written, if not as a history of entanglements? The Lifetimes project sets out to discover these entanglements.

Archaeologists finding a mask in the mud.
Published Feb. 22, 2018 1:34 PM

Archaeology at the Nunalleq Site, Quinhagak, Alaska. A talk by Anna Mossolova on the mask making tradition of Yup’ik people in southwest Alaska over time.

Small houses on rocky ground in Greenland.
Published Jan. 26, 2018 2:32 PM

Nathalia Sofie Brichet (Aarhus) will give a talk titled "The Discovery of Greenlandic Rubies".

Erosion and a sea stack at Orkney.
Published Dec. 4, 2017 1:56 PM

In Orkney, the sea is gradually reshaping the islands through erosion. Richard Irvine (Open University, Orkney) considers erosion as revelation and destruction, and explores how the arrival of Uranium on Orkney’s shores around 400 million years ago seeps into everyday life and reshapes identity.