Mapping the Danubian area

The Danube is the second largest river of Europe and the most important one in Central-East Europe. It's hydrological catchment represents not only a geographic and geological unit in the Central-East area of Europe, but also an important factor in urban settlement-history and the formation of commercial routes since the Neolithic. The first represetation of … Continue reading Mapping the Danubian area

International conference: Sanctuaries in the Danubian provinces – new results and perspectives, Szeged, 7-8thMay 2021

With the generous help of the Fritz Thyssen Stiftung, the Department of Religious Studies at the University of Szeged in collaboration with the Institute for the Study of Ancient Culture (IKAnt) at the Austrian Academy of Sciences will organise an international conference focusing on sanctuaries in the Danubian provinces. The conference will take place in … Continue reading International conference: Sanctuaries in the Danubian provinces – new results and perspectives, Szeged, 7-8thMay 2021

On the Danubian provinces

The Danubian provinces as a topic in the historiography of classical archaeology and religious studies are present since the late 18th and early 19th century: the works of  Johann Hübner from 1746, Johann Baptist Schels from 1820 and Ferdinand Stiefelhagen from 1854 already mentions this area. The first works focusing on the Donauländische provinzen and Danubian area … Continue reading On the Danubian provinces