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2019.06.18 | Arkæologi

Professor Helle Vandkilde appointed honorary doctor

Helle Vandkilde was in May appointed honorary doctor at Lund University for her important and…

The bodies in the grave were placed neatly side by side and with gifts for their last journey. But all of the corpses bare marks on their skulls, that they were killed brutally. Now the mystery is solved. Reconstruction: Michał Podsiadło (polish artist).

2019.05.10 | Research, Arkæologi, Arts

Uncovering a 5000-year-old family tragedy

DNA-SCIENCE: An international team, lead by researchers from the universities of Copenhagen and…

Black painted handprints decorate a boarded up colonial building in Christiansted, St Croix (Photo: Laura McAtackney).
The derelict Faengslet (or Richmond Penitentiary) is situated in the Richmond district of Christiansted, St Croix. It was the first prison built in the Danish West Indies (1834) and was the state penitentiary for the islands until the 1960s. It is still officially designated as 'Faengslet' on the St Croix maps (photo: Laura McAtackney)

2019.05.09 | Arkæologi

The Legacy of Caribbean Colonialism

Laura McAtackney has received a grant of DKK 5.7 million from the Independent Research Fund Denmark…

Events

Tue 25 Jun
10:00-19:00 | Moesgård Museum
Vi, dyrene // We the animals
New student exhibition at Moesgaard Museum
Thu 12 Sep
16:00-18:00 | "Stakladen", Aarhus University
Anger, Fear, and the Politics of Blame
Martha C. Nussbaum is giving a public lecture in the Futures Lecture Series.
Wed 27 May
09:00-11:53 | Aarhus University
Conference: The Tenth Annual RefoRC Conference on Early Modern Christianity
Hosted by the Lumen center