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Grantee Vincent Francigny ('13) and the Sedeinga necropolis in Sudan in the news

June 14, 2018

2013 program grantee Vincent Francigny and the French Archaeological Unit Sudan Antiquities Service have been in the news recently. An article on Roman board games discovered in elite Meroitic graves has been published in Zeitschrift der Deutschen Morgenländischen Gesellschaft, Vol. 167, No. 1 (2017) : https://www.jstor.org/stable/10.13173/zeitdeutmorggese.167.1.0023

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Marathon-Vrana Tumuli Project Colloquium

January 16, 2018
On January 15, 2018, the Athens Archaeological Society organized a colloquium for the presentation of the results of the Marathon-Vrana tumuli project (grant awarded 2014). The colloquium, which was generously supported by INSTAP and the Shelby White - Leon Levy Program for Archaeological Publications, took place at the prestigious Main Hall of the Athens Archaeological Society and included:
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In Memoriam: Lawrence Stager

December 31, 2017

December 31, 2017

We learned today the sad news of the passing of Lawrence E. Stager, one of the founding members of the White-Levy Archaeological Publications Program.  From its very beginnings in 1997, Larry helped shape and guide the program, and for twenty years as a member of the board he was a constant source of expert knowledge and sage advice. The program's record of success is in good part due to his inspiration, participation, and good sense.

Larry was a brilliant archaeologist, an exceptional scholar, and a wonderful colleague.  He will be...

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2016 New Publications and New Grantees

November 18, 2016
Our 2016 Publications sponsored by the Program, along with our 2016 Grantees and their biographies and project abstracts, have been announced in our most recent E-NEWSLETTER (November 18, 2016).

Tell Achziv Project Article Published

September 1, 2016
2011 Grantees Assaf Yasur-Landau and Michael Press have announced the publication of an article in the peer-reviewed journal Tel Aviv (vol.43, #2, 2016), titled Rethinking Tel Achziv: An Iron II Architectonic and Ceramic Sequence from Southern Phoenicia, authored in conjunction with Eran Arie. This article is the first presentation of area D at Tel Achziv, the largest architectonic and ceramic assemblage from the Moshe Prausnitz excavations... Read more about Tell Achziv Project Article Published