13th International Conference for Nubian Studies, Université de Neuchâtel, September 1–6, 2014
The 13th International Conference for Nubian Studies to be held from September 1st to 6th, 2014, draws together archaeologists, historians, anthropologists and scholars working on the rich cultural heritage of ancient Nubia and Sudan. Following the tradition set by previous meetings, plenary sessions will be held in the morning and three to five parallel sessions addressing recent research, art and architecture, language, archaeology etc. in the afternoon. The plenary morning sessions will be devoted to examining the actual state of research in the aim to define future directions, thus offering a reflection on the relation and equilibrium between programmed research projects and necessity to conduct salvage excavation due to the development of infrastructures in the Sudan.