Awet Teklehimanot Araya

Department: College of Social Sciences and International Studies
Discipline: Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies
Research Centre/Unit: Center for Islamic Archaeology

Project Summary

My current research focuses on the Archaeology of African diaspora in the Gulf (Arabian/Persian), case studies include Archaeological ceramics in Bahrain in the period between the 8th-16th c. AD.


Supervisory Team

Lead Supervisor: Professor Timothy Insoll

Second Supervisor: Dr Emily Selove




























Wider Research Interests

Islamic Archaeology

Archaeology of African Diaspora

Archaeology of Identity

Archaeology of the Red Sea and Eastern Africa