School of Culture and Society

Focus on the interplay of culture and society in time and space

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News

Excavation at Vasagård on Bornholm, examining the remains of a circular temple structure from around 2900 BC. Photo: Michael Thorsen, Bornholms Museum.

2017.06.16 | Research

Great potential in combining archaeological data with DNA analysis

Closer collaboration between archaeologists and genetic scientists will generate more knowledge – and more detailed knowledge – about human prehistory. This is the conclusion drawn by Assistant Professor Niels Nørkjær Johannsen from the Department of Archaeology and Heritage Studies and the Interacting Minds Centre, in an article which has just…

Troels Myrup Kristensen

2017.04.21 | People, Historie og Klassiske Studier

Classical archaeologist from Aarhus receives prestigious American lectureship

The Archaeological Institute of America has selected Troels Myrup Kristensen for a Samuel H. Kress Lectureship in Ancient Art.

2017.03.16 | Knowledge exchange, Religionsvidenskab

Peaceful co-existence between religions: how can this be achieved?

The experiences gained in both Indonesia and Denmark with regard to tolerance and co-existence between various religious and ethnic groups are to be discussed at a public round-table debate at Aarhus University on Monday 20 March.


Events

Mon 04 Sep
00:00-00:00 | Aarhus Theater, Aarhus Denmark
Creative Tastebuds: Exploring How Brain and Culture Collaborate on Taste
4-5- September, 2017. By confronting natural and human sciences, this symposium raises new questions about taste. We invite the audience to wonder with us: what are the connections between culture and brain when it comes to taste?
Thu 21 Sep
15:00-16:00 | Aarhus Universitet, Antikmuseet, Victor Albecks Vej 3, 8000 Aarhus C
From the Vantage of the Victory: New Research on the Nike of Samothrace
Aarhus Seminars in Classical Antiquity
Fri 22 Sep
10:00-18:30 | The AIAS Auditorium, Building 1632, Høegh-Guldbergs Gade 6B, 8000 Aarhus C
Cultic Connections in the North Agean Region
Joint International Workshop