The Institute of Archaeomythology

The Institute of Archaeomythology is an international organization of scholars dedicated to fostering an interdisciplinary approach to cultural research with particular emphasis on the beliefs, rituals, social structure and symbolism of past and present societies. The Institute encourages dialogue among specialists from diverse fields by sponsoring international symposia, by publishing collected papers and monographs, and by promoting creative collaboration within an atmosphere of mutual support. We welcome your interest and participation.

News & Updates

International Symposium on Tărtăria and the Sacred Tablets

“Eftimie Murgu” University, Reşiţa, Romania, collaborated with the Institute of Archaeomythology, … [Read More...]


The JOURNAL OF ARCHAEOMYTHOLOGY is available on an OPEN ACCESS basis. All issues of the Journal are freely available to members and non-members alike.

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The Journal of Archaeomythology has been published on a semi-yearly basis since 2005.

Associate News

Dexter and Göttner-Abendroth honored

Two Professional Associates of the Institute - MIRIAM ROBBINS DEXTER and HEIDE GÖTTNER-ABENDROTH - were honored during the Association for the Study of Women and Mythology (ASWM) conference in San … [Read More...]