Archaeology is the study of the human past, based on the material objects left behind by people. While this website focuses mainly on the archaeology of Southeast Asia, archaeology is a wide field. Sometimes, there are news articles and posts that are not about Southeast Asia but have the potential to be applicable to the region.
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Negritos or Malays: Who are the original inhabitants of the Philippines?
An opinion piece by Vincent Cabreza summarising a paper presented by Lawence Reid from the University of Hawaii about the...
Denver Art Museum removes Emma Bunker’s name, returns $185,000
via Denver Post, 09 March 2023: The fallout from Douglas Latchford and his close associate Emma Bunker continues, with the...
Online Postgraduate Certificate in Asian Art Scholarship
Scholarship opportunity at SOAS for an online course with a Certificate in Asian Art. The deadline for applications is 26...
Colorado scholar Emma Bunker helped a prolific art smuggler flourish
via Denver Post, 01 December 2022: Last week the Denver Post ran a series of stories by Sam Tabachnik about...
Tourists flock to Nong Khai as sacred stupa emerges from Mekong River
via The Nation, 13 March 2023: A 700-year-old stupa has emerged from the Mekong River in Nong Khai province due...
[Job] Senior Lecturer in Art History and/or Archaeology of South and/or South-East Asia
EFEO is recruiting a Senior Lecturer in Art History and/or Archaeology of Southeast and/or South-East Asia. Deadline for applications is...
Tracing back Malaysia’s stone-age man in Lenggong
Liz Price's feature in the Brunei Times about the archaeolgical finds in Lenggong, Perak, including the Perak Man, Kota Tampan...
The news reports indexed below usually link to external sites that were active at the time of posting; sometimes websites may be temporarily down or may have reorganised their underlying architecture or have even closed down – in these cases the links may not be available. Most of the news articles archived are in English, although when I am made aware of stories in this and other languages I try to index them.
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