Lecture for the Central and East European Studies program

Yesterday, I gave a lecture on the origins of bronze metallurgy in eastern Europe from the perspective of my research on microscopic butchering marks. I have two substantial data sets – Serbia and Poland. My conclusions is that bronze metallurgy for butchering related technology (e.g. knives) appears earlier in Serbia (Middle Bronze Age) than it…

Yuval Baruch

Yuval Baruch from the Israel Antiquities Authority visited with us on Friday and gave a wonderful lecture on Jerusalem and the temple economy in the second temple period.