Publikationer og rapporter

Eyes on a Street in Cairo

ISBN 978-87-997908-7-6 Proceedings of the Danish Institute in Damascus 13 160 pages, hardcover with photographs Size 34,6 x 22 cm Peder Mortensen: Eyes on a street in Cairo is an art book with 79 black and white photos and documentation of one and the same street in Cairo – Sh. Al-Mu’izz li Din Allah – […]

Eyes on Syria

Proceedings of the Danish Institute in Damascus 12 Pernille Carstens, Moritz Kinzel, Thomas Bo Nielsen and Lars Schmidt eds. ISBN 978-87-997908-3-8 Hardback: 144 pages with black/white photos Texts and captures in English and Arabic In 1961 three Danes, two of them photographers, visited Syria on their way to an UNESCO project in Sudan. The political […]

Water of Life

Proceedings 
of the Danish Institute in Damascus 11 John Kuhlmann Madsen, Nils Overgaard Andersen and Ingolf Thuesen eds. ISBN 978-87-997908-2-1 Hardback: 200 ages Price: 250 DKK. This anthology deals with the meaning of water and invites the reader to expand his knowledge of one of the most important issues in the Middle East. Scholars from […]

Tall al-Fukhãr

Results from Excavations in 1990-93 and 2002 En del af serien Proceedings of the Danish Institute in Damascus (9) og fagområdet Arkæologi Redigeret af John Strange Med bidrag af Flemming Gorm Andersen, Pernille Bangsgaard, Patrick E. McGovern, Louise Westergaard Jensen, Niels Levinsen, Niels Lynnerup, Magnus Ottosson, Anders Rathman, John Strange og Heidi Mariendahl Underbjerg Recent excavations on the border between Jordan and Syria have uncovered ancient building ruins that provide […]

Shkārat Msaied 2014: Summary of results

By Moritz Kinzel, Khaled Hwawra, Pia Nielsen, Anne Mette Harpelund, Jakob Hellum, Mette Thuesen, and Ingolf Thuesen The Neolithic Site of Shkārat Msaied is situated approx. 16 km north of Petra/Wadi Musa in Southern Jordan. Nearby are several other Neolithic sites, e.g. Ba’ja, Basta and Beidha, on which the applicant has also worked in recent years. […]

The Shubayqa Archaeological Project

By Tobias Richter This project investigates cultural and environmental landscape change in the Qa’ Shubayqa area of northeastern Jordan through archaeological surveys and excavations, as well as palaeoenvironmental studies. The Qa’ Shubayqa is a 12 km2 large drainage basin in Jordan’s northeastern Badya region. It is situated in the Harrat ash Sham basalt desert at […]

The Ritual Landscape of Murayghat

By Susanne Kerner The Ritual Landscape of Murayghat project includes a survey and excavation in central Jordan. The site of Murayghat has been mentioned by many early travellers and other passers-by, who describe the site and its surrounding in some detail, estimating that 150 dolmens would have existed up to the early 20th century. It […]

“Desperately in Need of an Audience” Play

By: Maen Rajab, Arab Puppet Theatre Foundation           The Arab Puppet Theatre Foundation in Lebanon developed and toured successfully with their new performance “Desperately in Need of an Audience”. The new theater project was funded by the Danish Institute in Damascus and was developed and performed by four APTF students from […]