• Annual Report 2015-2016

    Annual Report 2015-2016


  • Greek and Roman Pottery

    Greek and Roman Pottery


    Postgraduate Course in Prehistoric, Greek and Roman Pottery:

    an intensive primer for the study of pottery in Greece

    1st  - 14th April 2017


  • Introduction to Ceramic Petrology Course

    Introduction to Ceramic Petrology Course

    15-26 May 2017


  • Archaeology & Psychoanalysis Seminars 2016-2017

    Archaeology & Psychoanalysis Seminars 2016-2017

     co-organised by 

    the Cycladic Museum & the British School at Athens




    Upper House Seminar

    Dr Paris Potiropoulos, "Space, place and identity: Landscape as cultural heritage in rural Greece"

    13 March 2017

    British School at Athens, Upper House


Centenary Bursary Awards 2017-18

Dr Anastasia Gadolou

Social and political processes in the Early Historical Era Achaea: the evidence from the mortuary practices (University of Oxford)

Ms Evi Katsara

Chemical analysis of middle Byzantine ceramics from Argos excavations of 1999 (University of Oxford)

Dr Ioannis Kourtzelis

Contribution to the study of the red-figure pottery of the classical and late-classical period from the cemeteries of the ancient city of Mytilene. Pelikai and their context (University of Oxford)

Ms Vassileia Manidaki

Identification of eleven sawn blocks of the Parthenon frieze on the Acropolis and their corresponding front parts at the British Museum (British Museum)

Dr Eleni Salavoura

A new LH IIIB-C cemetery at Porto Raphti and the Eastern Attica in the post Palatial times (University of Sheffield)


Archive Lecture

15 Mar 2017 Upper House

Dr Kostis Kourelis (Associate Professor and Chair of the Art and Art History Department, Franklin and Marshall College) will introduce the topic: "The Archaeology of Care: Refugee Camps as Cultural Landscapes"

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New AMBROSIA Launched

We are pleased to announce the launch of our new union online catalogue AMBROSIA.

Home to the catalogues of the Gennadius, Blegen, Wiener Laboratory, and the British School, the new Ambrosia is simpler and easier to use.

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BSA closure dates

The offices will be closed on Monday 26 and Tuesday 27 December, on Monday 2 and on Friday 6 January.

The library will be closed to Readers/Visitors from Saturday 24 December to Monday 2 January inclusively, and on Friday 6 January. MEMBERS will be allowed to use the library while the library is closed. 

British Academy Rising Star Engagement Awards

The British Academy’s Rising Star Engagement Awards (BARSEAs) are designed to enable established early career academics to actively engage in the work of the Academy and to enhance their own skills and career development through the organisation of events, training, and mentoring activities for a wide range of other early career researchers.   

Further information      


'Theory & Practice' first seminar

There was a huge turnout for 'Theory & Practice', the first of six monthly seminars on 'Archaeology & Psychoanalysis', co-sponsored by the BSA and the Museum of Cycladic Art.  The organisers are Chryssanthi Papadopoulou (BSA Assistant Director), Aris Anagnostopoulos (Kent) and Nikos Papadimitriou (Museum of Cycladic Art). 


  • 13 March 2017
    Dr Paris Potiropoulos, "Space, place and identity: Landscape as cultural heritage in rural Greece"
  • 15 March 2017
    Dr Kostis Kourelis, "The Archaeology of Care: Refugee Camps as Cultural Landscapes"
  • 20 March 2017
    Dr Özge Dilaver Kalkan,"Between Here and Almost There: Places and Identities Across the Greek-Turkish Border"
  • 27 March 2017
    Dr Chris Williams,"The Tabahaniotika and Cretan Musical Tradition"