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The Oriental Ceramic Society Lectures 2007/08
Society of Antiquaries of London, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London, 6:00 p.m.

November 4, 2007
“High Temperature Kilns: The William Gowland Collection of Japanese Ceramics at the British Museum”

15 January 2008
"Shipments and Shards: Dated Sources and Archaeological Evidence of Chinese Export Ceramics for the Dutch Market at the Beginning of the 17th Century"

Christine van der PIJL-KETEL

29 January 2008
"Pottery to Bronze: A Cultural and Technological Transition in Early China"


12 February 2008
"Pottery to Bronze: A Cultural and Technological Transition in Early China"


January 17, 2008, 6pm
"Neil Gordon Munro and the 100th Anniversary of His 'Prehistoric Japan'"
Simon KANER, Assistant Director, Sainsbury Institute,
Sainsbury Institute, Norwich, UK,
Third Thursday Lecture Series,

Special venue: Blackfriars' Hall, St Andrew's Plain, Norwich

10 April 2008, 18.00–19.30 h   
„Himiko und ihre Welt: Zu den protohistorischen Kulturen in Japan und Korea“
(Himko and her world: on protohistoric cultures in Japan and Korea)
Barbara Seyock
 host: Institute for the Cultural and Intellectual History of Asia of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (IKGA) in Kooperation with the Institute for East Asian Studies, University of Vienna
 venue: Institute for East Asian Studies, Japanese Studies Dep., University of Vienna, AAKH Campus, Hof 2 Spitalgasse 2, 1090 Vienna, Austria

The Oriental Ceramic Society Lectures Spring 2008   
Society of Antiquaries of London, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London, 6:00 p.m.

12 February 2008
"Mysterious Jades of the Shang and Zhou Dynasties"
Jessica RAWSON

7 May 2008, 12.00 h   
„Archäologie und Text: Methodologische Probleme bei der Erforschung des alten China“
Prof. Lothar von FALKENHAUSEN, Ph.D. (UCLA)
Mittagsforum der Fakultät für Ostasienwissenschaften,
Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Konferenzraum OAW, (Gebäude GB, Raum 1/143)

Harvard East Asian Archaeology Seminar
East Asian Archaeology Seminar Series, Spring 2008

Harvard University, Department of Anthropology, Peabody Museum, Cambridge, MA
Thursday at 4.00 pm

14 February 2008
Mark ALDENDERFER (University of Arizona)
"The Peopling of the Tibelan Plateau: When, Where. How, and How Many Times?"

28 February 2008
Evgeniya CELMAN (Institute of History. Archaeology and Ethnography of the Peoples of the Far East, Russian Academy of Sciences) "Archaeological Investigations of the Bohai (Parhae) State in Russia" •• NOTE: Thu talk take* place at u pm. Putnam lab, Room 590

13 March 2008
TANG Jigen (Institute of Archaeology. Academy of Social Sciences. China)
"Community Change on the Outskirts of the Shang Capital (of Ancient China)" ••• The Heihelu Road Salvage Excavations, 1997-1999"

21 (FRIDAY) March 2008
LEE Song )oo (Kangnung National University)
"Formation of the Early State in Southeastern Korea"

10 April 2008
MA Xiaolin (Henan Provincial Institute of Archaeology)
"Development of House Structures and Settlement Organization in the Yongshao Period (co. 4900-3000 BC)"

17 April 2008
"A Short Chronology of Human Occupation of the Tibetan Plateau"

24 April 2008
Jeff Moser (Harvard University)
"Antiquity Reburied: The Medieval Hordes of Sichuan Province"

“Musical Perceptions – Past and Present
On Ethnographic Analogy in Music Archaeology.
6th Symposium of the International Study Group on Music Archaeology”

9th - 13th September, 2008
at the Ethnologisches Museum, Lansstraße 8, 14195 Berlin, Germany,
Haupteingang / Main Entrance
(from the preliminary program)

Friday, September 12, 2008
09:00-10:00 Music Archaeology and Experimental Archaeology
Construction and Reconstruction: Ancient China
Fang Jianjun
“Scale, Tuning, and Spectrum of early Han Dynasty (ca. 187-180 B.C.): Chime Stones and Bells Excavated at Luozhuang, China”

Dai Wei
“The Development and Evolution of Early Qin – Taking Cultural Relics in the Research of the Qin History before the Tang Dynasty as the Angle of View”


Early Korea Project Special Lecture
Friday, October 17 -
Richard D. McBride II
Assistant Professor of History, Brigham Young University-Hawaii
"The Evolution of Councils of Nobles in Silla Korea"
Thomas Chan-Soo Kang Room (S050), CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge St., 4 p.m.

International Workshop   
"Sedentism: Worldwide research perspectives for the shift of human societies from mobile to settled ways of life"
23rd – 24th October, 2008
at the German Archaeological Institute, Wiegandhaus, Podbielskiallee 69-71, 14195 Berlin, GERMANY

24 October 2008
9.00 – 9.45 Li Liu (La Trobe University, Australien) "China"
9.45 – 10.30 Junzo Uchiyama (Research Institute for Humanity and Nature Kyoto, Japan) "Japan"

The Oriental Ceramic Society Lectures Spring 2008   
Society of Antiquaries of London, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London, 6:00 p.m

9 December 2008
Simon Kaner
"Flaming pots and clay figures: News from the oldest ceramic tradition in the world”







March 26-30, 2008
Society for American Archaeology (SAA) 
73th Annual Meeting, Vancouver, BC Canada

East Asia related (or partially related) panels:

April 3-4, 2008
International Workshop on Archaeological Soil Micromorphology 2008
Institute of Physical Geography IPG, Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main
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April 3-6, 2008
Association for Asian Studies (AAS)  
Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA

April 24-27, 2008
Critical Han Studies Symposium & Workshop
Stanford University

May 23-25, 2008
Theoretical Archaeology Group (TAG)
TAG NYC 2008, Columbia University in the City of New York

May 24-25, 2008
Japanese Archaeological Association (JAA) 
74rd Annual Meeting, 2008, Tōkai University, Kitakaname, Hiratsuka, Kanagawa, Japan

June 2-5, 2008
Society for East Asian Archaeology (SEAA) 

Fourth Worldwide Conference of the SEAA, Beijing, P.R. China

June 29 - July 4, 2008
World Archaeological Congress (WAC)
6th World Archaeological Congress, University College Dublin, Ireland

August 2. 2008, from 9:30 AM to 4:20 PM
Early Korea Project  'Pottery Production and Society'
Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts USA
for more information download: EKPpotteryworkshop.doc

August 21-22, 2008
Korea Institute, Harvard University
Korea and the Han Commanderies
Belfer Case Study Room (S020), CGIS South Building, Concourse level, 1730 Cambridge St., 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

August 29 - 30, 2008
Chinese Buddhist Art: New Directions and Perspectives
focusing on the excavation of Buddhist sculpture at Qingzhou, Shandong province, China
 University of Sydney and Art Gallery of New South Wales

September 1 - 5, 2008
European Association of Southeast Asian Archaeologists
12th International Conference, International Institute for Asian Studies (IIAS) in Leiden, the Netherlands

October 4-5, 2008
The Taiwan Anthropology and Ethnology Association 
Annual Conference 2008

Oktober 31- November 1, 2008
NEOMAP Landscape Workshop 2008
Research Institute for Humanity and Nature (RIHN), Lecture Hall, Kyoto (Japan)

31/10/08, Friday
13:00-13:10 Opening
13:10-13:30 Opening paper by UCHIYAMA Junzo (RIHN)

PART 1: Keynote Speeches, Chair: Dr. KOYAMA Shuzo (Suita Museum)
13:30-14:15 Dr. Christopher GILLAM (South Caroline University)
“Empirical Modeling of Cultural Landscapes”
14:15-14:25 Discussion
14:25-14:45 Break
14:45-15:30 Dr. Simon KANER
(The Sainsbury Institute for the Study of Japanese Arts and Cultures)
“Rethinking Neolithisation: a perspective from central Japan”
15:30-15:40 Discussion
15:40-16:00 Break
16:00-16:45 Dr. Barbara SEYOCK (Tübingen University)
“Seascapes, sherds and kilns - Ceramics as a key to Japan's premodern maritime exchange”
16:45-16:55 Discussion
17:30-19:30 Welcome party (RIHN house)

1/11/2008, Saturday
PART 2: Presentations, Chair: Dr. MIZOGUCHI Koji, Dr. KIM Jangsuk
09:30-10:05 Dr. SEGUCHI Shinji
(Shiga Prefecture cultural Properties Protection Association)
“From a passively-acquired landscape to actively-created landscape: landscape shift of the Jomon complex foragers in Biwako area, Japan”
10:05-10:15 Discussion
10:15-10:50 Dr. KIM Jangsuk (Kyunghee University)
10:50-11:00 Discussion
11:00-11:20 Break
11:20-11:55 Dr. ONISHI Hideyuki (Doshisha Women’s University)
11:55-12:05 Discussion
12:05-13:30 Lunch
13:30-14:05 Dr. MIZOGUCHI Koji (Kyushu University)
14:05-14:15 Discussion

PART 3: Final Discussion
14:15-15:15 Final Discussion
Chair: Dr. UCHIYAMA Junzo (RIHN)
Discussant: Dr. KOBAYASHI Tatsuo (Kokugakuin University),
Dr. KOYAMA Shuzo (Suita Museum)
15:15-15:25 Closing

Language:English Japanese(Simultaneous interpretation)

November 19-23, 2008
American Anthropological Association (AAA)
Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, San Francisco Hilton and Towers

December 11-12, 2008  
Glass along the Silkroad from 200 BC to 1000 AD
Römisch-Germanische Zentralmuseum Mainz (RGZM), Germany

December 15-17, 2008
Theoretical Archaeology Group (TAG)
Annual Meeting, University of Southampton, UK




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