Past Events

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

Wed, 18 Nov 2015
The British Academy

Professor Helen Berry explores the paradoxes and contradictions of Gertrude Bell’s life from the perspective of women’s history

Thu, 11 Jun 2015
The British Academy

Professor Emilie Savage-Smith looks at the surgeons and physicians of medieval Iraq

Thu, 26 Feb 2015
The British Academy

Ikon Director Jonathan Watkins gave an illustrated talk for BISI about his experiences as curator of the Iraqi Pavilion for the 2013

Aerial view of excavation and archaeologists
Thu, 20 Nov 2014
The British Academy

Dr Jane Moon talks about the excavations at the old Babylonian settlement at Tell Khaiber

Thu, 19 Jun 2014
The British Academy

Dr Nelida Fuccaro discusses oil lives and cultures in Iraq before the 1958 Revolution

Thu, 27 Feb 2014
The British Academy

Dr Mariam Rosser-Owen & Dr Rosalind Wade Haddon on the small finds from the Herzfeld excavations at Samarra

Thu, 10 Oct 2013
The British Academy
A lecture by the Directors of the Iraq and Basrah Museums