Still looking for volunteers …


We are still looking for volunteers to join us for our first season on Tel Lachish this summer!

We are an international team of Austrians, Israelis, Germans, Czechs, Slovaks, Italians, Swiss, Greeks, Brits … continuing the excavation of Area S (Middle and Late Bronze Age).

Dates: 16 July 2017 – 11 August 2017

Application due: 1 June 2017

Flights will be subsidized with 350,00 EUR

Accommodation and board will be provided by the project.

Looking forward working with you this summer!

Tel Lachish 2017 Application Form

Tel Lachish 2017 General Information

New publication: Chronological Conundrums (JAEI 13, 2017)

The University of Arizona just published a special issue of the Journal of Ancient Egyptian Interconnections, edited by Felix Höflmayer and Susan L. Cohen on “Chronological Conundrums”:

Höflmayer, F. and S. L. Cohen, (eds.). 2017. Chronological Conundrums. Journal of Ancient Egyptian Interconnections 13. ISSN: 1944-2815.

The issue assembles papers that were given at the member-organized session “The Middle Bronze Age in the Southern Levant Revisited: Chronology and Connections” organized by Felix Höflmayer and Susan Cohen at the Annual Meeting of the American Schools of Oriental Research 2016.

The issue includes papers by Felix Höflmayer; Susan L. Cohen; Steven Falconer and Patricia Fall; Eric H. Cline, Assaf Yasur-Landau, and Andrew Koh; Matthew J. Adams; Katharina Streit; and Sturt W. Manning, Gojko Barjamovic, and Brita Lorentzen.