A forthcoming underwater archaeology conference In Poseidon’s Reich XIII, which will be held on 15th – 17th February 2008 in the newly founded International Maritime Museum in Hamburg has issued a call for papers. This can be downloaded here.
Contributions are welcome from all areas within the field of underwater archaeology, although the focus of this conference lies particularly on:
- equipment and personal belongings in shipwrecks
- the importance of ancient model ships and modern reconstructions for the understanding of ancient seafaring;
- the execution of the UNESCO Convention for the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage.
The official conference languages are English, German and French.
Please visit the DEGUWA website for further information on this and past conferences.