Issue No.51 - November 2018

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Non-Functional Artefacts in Prehistory: The Rise of Symbolism or Reliance on Material Culture?
Bog Bodies of Norway: In search Of Nordic Noir
Anthropophagic Engravings: Evoking the Natural World Through Cannibalism in Gough’s Cave
Read our follow-up exploring the ideas and motivations behind a selected article each issue.
Explore archaeology photos from around the world in the Post Hole Gallery... or upload your own!
Learn more about working in the heritage sector via our interview series with archaeology practitioners and professionals.

News and updates

30th April 2015

As part of our The Post Hole meets York Seminar interview series we meet Dr Efthymia Nakita, who specialises in biological archaeology and osteology in the Sahara and the Aegean.

9th March 2015

For the next The Post Hole meets York Seminar Series interview we talk to Dr Ben Elliot, an archaeologist based at the University of Leicester.

Dr Jane Grenville
3rd February 2015

For the next installment of The Post Hole meets... we conducted an interview with the Deputy Vice Chancellor of The University of York, Dr Jane Grenville who specialises in heritage policy

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23rd January 2015

We are slightly altering the way images should be submitted with articles.

ISSN 2052-0778 (print)
ISSN 2051-9745 (online)

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