Histo-LABS

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Histo-LABS is a program with the aim of exploring the historical method and the assisting disciplines of history.

 

Participants will be have an opportunity to understand archeological principles, use excavation or material classification techniques, learn to read an ancient document or inscription, interpret an image, and read between the lines of a press notice. All of these and many more are skills used daily by historians in their different capacities.

 

The Histo-LABS program introduces to participants the impassioned world of constructing a history from sources, compiling information, and formulating hypotheses and arguments.

 

The program is meant to be a "laboratory" for the dissemination and investigation of history, which explores different forms of experimentation and collaborative learning, especially considering the discovery, cooperation, and exchange of information and experience between participants.