The Editors of Polish Archaeology in the Mediterranean are calling for papers for the 28th volume of the journal, which is to be published in 2019. It will include a thematic fascicle dedicatied to the subject of ancient lightning devices and related issues.
The editors invite research articles on finds from a broadly understood Mediterranean and Near East (including the Arabian Peninsula and the Caucasus), as well as northeastern Africa. While the Greek and Roman periods will figure strongly in view of the proliferation of traditional terracotta oil lamps, research reflecting a temporal scope from prehistory to the medieval Islamic period is more than welcome. The guest co-editor for this volume is Laurent Chrzanovski, archaeologist and historian, author of many publications on lighting in antiquity.
Traditionally, research articles placed within the cultural, chronological and territorial scope of the journal, which is the broadly understood Mediterranean and Near East (including the Arabian Peninsula and the Caucasus), as well as northeastern Africa, from prehistory to the beginnings of the Modern Age;
Details and procedures are described in the Call for Papers
The deadline for this volume is 15 August 2019.