Past Events

Mon, 05 Mar 2018
The British Academy...
Iraq's last Jews tell the story of their country
Wed, 14 Feb 2018
The British Academy...
Dr Franco D'Agostino on the Italian Archaeological Mission at Abu Tbeirah in Southern Iraq
Wed, 22 Nov 2017
The British Academy...
Dr Lamia al-Gailani Werr on the Museum in Baghdad: The Story of the Iraq Museum in the First Half of the Twentieth Century
Wed, 14 Jun 2017
The British Academy...
Dr. Caecilia Pieri on Rethinking Baghdad's Built Identity and Strategies (1915-2015)
Wed, 22 Feb 2017
The British Academy
Prof Graeme Barker FBA on 'Neanderthals and Modern Humans in the Zagros Mountains: New Investigations at Shanidar Cave'
Wed, 16 Nov 2016
The British Academy

The archaeologist Professor Wathiq Ismail al-Salihi explores the site of Hatra: an Arab Kingdom in Roman Times

Wed, 15 Jun 2016
The British Academy

Ethnomusicologist Rolf Killius examines the traditional music of Iraq from the Rifi singers to the masters of the oud

Wed, 24 Feb 2016
The British Academy

The Ur Project - digitising Sir Leonard Woolley's excavations (1922-1934) at the ancient city of Ur

Wed, 16 Dec 2015
The British Academy

Dr Géraldine Chatelard on the Marshlands and the archaeological sites of Eridu, Ur and Uruk