100 Years of Excavations at Ur: A Conference

Please join The British Institute for the Study of Iraq for its upcoming online International Conference:

Ur 1922-2022

Wednesday 16th November and Thursday 17th November 2022
11.00 GMT – 19.00 GMT on both days

This international conference marks the centenary of Sir Leonard Woolley’s first season of excavations at the city of Ur in 1922. It is organised by the British Institute of the Study of Iraq in collaboration with the State Board for Antiquities and Heritage and Penn Museum, Philadelphia.

The programme will cover the full range of Woolley’s discoveries, both archaeological and epigraphical, and alongside them more recent work at Ur and neighbouring sites.

A full list of speakers and lectures will be published in the coming days.

To register your place for free please click here.