Call for Papers


SEAC 2014: The Materiality of the Sky

Co-Hosted by the University of Malta and Heritage Malta

22-26 September 2014

University of Malta, Valletta Campus, Old University Building

This academic conference explores the question of how different cultures materialise the cosmos.

We invite submission of abstracts of 300 words in length. Proposed oral presentations or posters can be from any time period or culture, in the area of megalithic and monumental alignments,  art, symbolism, iconography, mythology, ritual, literature, landscape and architecture,   calendars, time cycles, ethnoastronomy and archaeoastronomical  methodology. Abstracts should include three citations and an outline of the methodology used.

Abstracts can be uploaded to our website:

Abstracts may be submitted between 1st December 2013 and 28th February 2014.

Applicants will be notified no later than 31st March 2014.

The Proceedings will be published by the Sophia Centre Press