Iklaina in the News

Iklaina featured in major Israeli daily newspaper

Iklaina was recently featured in a full-page article in Haaretz


Iklaina among the top ten archaeological discoveries in Greece

According to the Greek daily ΤΟ ΒΗΜΑ, the discovery of the tablet at Iklaina is one of the top ten archaeological discoveries in Greece in 2011:

IKAP has been in the news much this year as a result of the discovery of the Linear B tablet. The following is a list of media coverage (with links) to date.




The New York Times (4/4/11) http://www.nytimes.com/2011/04/05/science/05archeo.html?_r=1

The Los Angeles Times (4/2/11) http://www.latimes.com/news/science/la-sci-ancient-tablet-20110402,0,6337523.story

Chicago Tribune (4/2/11) http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/nationworld/la-sci-ancient-tablet-20110402,0,3388420.story

National Geographic Society (3/30/11) http://news.nationalgeographic.com.au/news/2011/03/110330-oldest-writing-europe-tablet-greece-science-mycenae-greek/

WSBT-TV 22 http://www.wsbt.com/news/la-sci-ancient-tablet-20110402,0,1159999.story

The Republic http://www.therepublic.com/view/story/SCI-TABLET_4786487/SCI-TABLET_4786487/

St. Louis Post-Dispatch http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/education/article_fd9177ba-0a13-5128-a52d-dc2f54a15d92.html

Raleigh News & Observer http://www.newsobserver.com/2011/04/02/1098850/earliest-known-writing-in-europe.html

Columbus Dispatch http://www.dispatch.com/live/content/national_world/stories/2011/04/03/oldest-european-inscription-found-on-tablet.html?sid=101

Tulsa World http://www.tulsaworld.com/site/articlepath.aspx?pg=news&articleid=20110403_13_A12_LOSANG175286&subjectid=13

Arizona Daily Sun http://www.azdailysun.com/news/world/article_95b770cb-2a7d-5f15-827c-60e1b7d84389.html

Aberdeen American News http://www.aberdeennews.com/news/nationworld/la-sci-ancient-tablet-20110402,0,2790578.story

San Francisco Chronicle http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/object/article?f=/c/a/2011/04/17/MN811IPVUQ.DTL&object=

INTERNATIONAL (click on links)

Angola Angola Press International

Argentina Los Andes

Australia Sydney Morning Herald The West Australia Journal The Age Brisbane Times National Geographic (Australian Edition)

Brazil National Geographic (Brazil Edition)

Canada Windsor Star Regina Leader-Post Saskatoon Star-Phoenix Ottawa Citizen Victoria Times Colonist The Province Edmonton Journal Calgary Herald Montreal Gazette Vancouver Sun Radio Canada Canada

China China News Xinmin Daily News China Post

Finland Yle TV-Radio

France Info-histoire Agence Presse Francaise Le Point France24

‎‎‎Germany Spektrum der Wissenschaft

Greece Ναυτεμπορική Τα Νέα Τα Νέα (second article) Kαθημερινή Tο Βημα Αρχαιολογια Θάρρος

‎‎Hungary Hirado (TV Station) Megtalálták Európa legősibb betűírását Agyagtáblán Európa legkorábbi olvasható szövege

Netherlands ‘Nu’ Radio Netherlands

Indonesia Jakarta Globe

Iran PressTV

Ireland Press TV

Italy Agenzia Stampa Quotidiana Nazionale Ziare Il Sole Archaeostoria Corriere della Sera National Geographic (Italian Edition)

Japan 欧州最古の文字が刻まれた粘土板を発見

Lithuania Rastas seniausias Europos tekstas

Pakistan Pakistan Daily News

Philippines Philippinines News

Poland Najstarszy dający się odczytać napis w Europie Dysk z Fajstos ma konkurencję Odnaleziono najstarszą tabliczkę z pismem linearnym B Przegląd informacji archeologicznych (marzec 2011) Roślinne portrety Arcimbolda

Portugal Ciênciahoje

South Africa News24 Mail and Guardian

Thailand Bankgkok Post

Turkey Bukti Tulisan Tertua Eropa Ditemukan di Yunani Hurriyet

United Arab Emirates Gulf News

United Kingdom National Geographic (UK Edition)

Vietnam Phát hiện phiến đất sét khắc văn tự cổ nhất châu Âu


KSDK-ST. LOUIS (TV), MORNING NEWS SHOW, APRIL 16, 2011 http://www.ksdk.com/news/article/255027/97/Recent-discovery-changes-notions-about-history

ST. LOUIS PUBLIC RADIO, ST. LOUIS ON THE AIR, APRIL  12, 2011 http://www.stlpublicradio.org/programs/slota/archivedetail.php?showid=4475

ST. LOUIS PUBLIC RADIO NEWS,                MARCH 30, 2011 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/umsl-archeologists-discover-continental-europes-earliest-known-written-record