[12 Dec 2016] An international research team at the Department of Historical Studies, University of Gothenburg, is exploring the remains of an ancient city in central Greece. The results can change the view of an area that traditionally has been considered a backwater of the ancient world.
[30 Nov 2016] What is critical heritage studies? That was the focus when a new collaboration between the University of Gothenburg and the University College London was launched in London in November.
[19 May 2016] Centre for Critical Heritage Studies and partners have received the prestigious EU Marie Sklodowska-Curie Innovative Training Networks funding for a large collaborative program titled "CHEurope: Critical Heritage Studies and the Future of Europe. Towards an integrated, interdisciplinary and transnational training model in cultural heritage research and management".
[7 Apr 2016] The Trade Before Civilization conference will be held at the Department of Historical Studies, University of Gothenburg from May 27-29, 2016.
[31 Mar 2016] The Mayas influenced the Spanish colonists' religious architecture. This is concluded in a new doctoral thesis in archaeology that compares Spanish colonial churches and Maya dwellings on the Yucatán Peninsula in Mexico and Belize.