Rosetta is an online journal, based within the University of Birmingham’s Department of Classics, Ancient History and Archaeology (formerly the Institute of Archaeology and Antiquity), tailored to postgraduates and early career professionals from a variety of historical and archaeological disciplines.

Submissions are welcomed from those outside both the CAHA and the University and can cover a wide scope of archaeology, history and classics subjects, book reviews, notes, shorter pieces and museum and conference reports.

Topics include Classics, Ancient History, Archaeology, Late Antiquity, Assyriology, Egyptology, Heritage Management, Conservation and Museum Studies.

If, upon reading any of the articles previously published by Rosetta, you feel that you would like to write a response piece then please contact us at as we are always interested in hosting academic debate.

If you would like to submit a piece, please consult the guides below. Please ensure that all submissions to Rosetta follow the most recent version of our style guide.

For any further questions, please contact the editorial committee. Submissions should be sent to

Authors are responsible for obtaining copyright permission for any images they would like to use.