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A Report from a Visit to Sai Island by Magdalena Wozniak

After several years of absence from fieldwork on Sai Island, an opportunity appeared in June to resume some sort of work in the form of a reconnaissance trip and the writing of a report on the conditions of the site, … Continue reading

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Past days, past dams

Friday was a blessed day indeed: on the one hand the “opening” of the holy month of Ramadan and on the other the day that the Greek Orthodox Christianity venerates Prophet Elijah. The cult places of prophitis Ilias in Greece … Continue reading

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Cultivating the desert

The previous entry concerned desertification, so this entry will focus on the opposite – fields in the desert. Last year, Zaccaria, the guard of the site that we excavate on Sai Island, told us that he had travelled 270 kilometres … Continue reading

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