Archaeology

Events - 2018

Events which have already taken place in 2018.

 

 

Çatalhöyük: The Bioarchaeology of an Early Farming Society in Transition

Join leading osteoarchaeologist and biological anthropologist Professor Clark Spencer Larsen for this free talk. (Published 21 August, 2018)

Dead Images: Facing the history, ethics and politics of European skull collections

'Dead Images' is an exhibition exploring the contentious legacy of collections of human skulls, assembled during the 19th and early 20th centuries and still held in public institutions in Europe. (Published 25 June, 2018)

Dead images: 'Searching for the person within'

A lunchtime 'in conversation' event with Dr Linda Fibiger and Anna Szoke on 'Searching for the person within - anthropological and bioarchaeological reflections on skeletal identities'. Part of the 'Dead images' exhibition. (Published 19 June, 2018)

Dead images: 'From touch to taboo: The ethics of handling human remains'

A lunchtime 'in conversation' event with Dr Linda Fibiger and Anna Szoke. Part of the 'Dead images' exhibition. (Published 19 June, 2018)

Polyphonic murders: A holographic biography of trauma - Exhibition

The Edinburgh Unit for Forensic Anthropology at University of Edinburgh presents 'Polyphonic Murders' as part of the Leith Festival. (Published 4 June, 2018).

Sex and gender identities in the first millennia: Scottish evidence and its wider context

This day seminar offers an exploration of sex and gender identities in pre - and proto-historic societies in a range of papers interspersed with discussion to inform a richer understanding of the past. (Published 3 May, 2018)

Workshop - Cultural Heritage and Community Engagement Research Group

Drombeg stone circle in Ireland, near Cork
The inaugural meeting of the School of History, Classics & Archaeology's Cultural Heritage and Community Engagement Research Group. Free. (Published 7 June, 2018)

Polyphonic murders: A holographic biography of trauma

The Edinburgh Unit for Forensic Anthropology at University of Edinburgh presents 'Polyphonic Murders' events as part of the Leith Festival. (Published 4 June, 2018).

LAMPS 4th Annual Conference: Transformation

The 4th Annual Late Antique and Medieval Postgraduate Society Conference takes place on 4 June on the subject of 'Transformation'.

The missing ring: First urban experience in the wetlands south of the Alps

Dr Lorenzo Zamboni (Pavia) will speak on the 'missing' link of northern Italy in the first millennium BCE. (Published 12 April, 2018)

Is there still time to think about postgrad?

Thinking about further study but aren’t quite sure whether it is right for you?

Leverhulme Trust early career and British Academy postdoctoral fellowship schemes

Nisha Patel from the College Research Office is organising a training event for HCA PhD students on Leverhulme Trust early career and British Academy postdoctoral fellowship scheme.

RAC/TRAC 2018

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The combined Roman Archaeology Conference (RAC) and Theoretical Roman Archaeology Conference (TRAC) will be hosted by the School of History, Classics and Archaeology at the University of Edinburgh from Thursday 12 to Saturday 14 April, 2018. (Published 16 November, 2017)

Where do you live? Iron Age settlement types from farms to cities - Workshop

This workshop will discuss the diversity of Iron Age settlement types across space and time, from Scotland to Greece and from Sicily to Central Europe. (Published 15 February, 2018)

CFP 'Sex and gender identities in the first millennia: Scottish evidence and its wider context'

A day seminar of the First Millennia Studies Group will take place on Tuesday 19 June 2018 in the Meadows Lecture Theatre, William Robertson Wing. (Published 12 March, 2018)

Festival of Creative Learning: The analysis of ancient proteins: data analysis and interpretation

Join Jessica Hendry (Max Planck) for a workshop on the methodology of residue analysis. Part of the Festival of Creative Learning. (Published 14 February, 2017)

From undergraduate to postgraduate

2015 Graduate
Join us for coffee and cake to find out more about postgraduate study with the School of History, Classics and Archaeology. (Published 2 Febraury, 2017)