The Archaeology research seminars take place weekly on Thursdays at 6pm and are open to all.
The Archaeology seminars provide an opportunity for discussion of current research developments on a range of archaeological themes from diverse chronological and geographical areas.
The talks are open to all.
Time and location
Unless otherwise stated, the seminars take place 5.30-6.30pm (unless otherwise stated) on Thursdays online.
To receive a link to join the session please email Beatrijs.de.Groot@ed.ac.uk to be added to the Archaeology seminar mailing list.
Semester 2 2020/21
|Thursday 21 Jan||
Professor Trevor Watkins (University of Edinburgh)
'Gods and temples at the dawn of the Holocene. Can you believe it?'
Accessible at https://edin.ac/39oMUGm
|Thursday 28 Jan||
Dr Tanja Romankiewicz, Dr Robin Bendrey, Dr Zsuzsanna Vegh (University of Edinburgh)
'HCA short talks: Turf roundhouses in Aberdeenshire, zooarchaeology, illicit trade in antiquities'Accessible at https://edin.ac/39tfI0e
|Thursday 4 Feb||Professor Sam Turner (University of Newcastle)||
Accessible at https://edin.ac/2XxKG1P
|Thursday 11 Feb||Dr Canan Çakirlar (Rijksuniversiteit Groningen)||
'Animals and the Anthropocene in the Ancient Near East (and adjacent regions)'
Accessible at https://edin.ac/3i47gZg
|Thursday 18 Feb||
Dr Helen Dawson (Freie Universität Berlin)
'Network science and island archaeology'
Accessible at https://edin.ac/3sk0aVe
|Thursday 25 Feb||Dr Gabriel Moshenska (UCL Institute of Archaeology)||
'Mau Mau: The archaeology and heritage of Britain's Gulag in 1950s Kenya'
Accessible at https://edin.ac/3i2q0Zi
|Thursday 4 Mar||Alicia Nuñez-Garcíav (University of Edinburgh)||
'Connecting worlds: Understanding intercultural contact between Atlantic Iberia and Western Phoenicians'
Accessible at https://edin.ac/3i7cgwm
|Thursday 11 Mar||Carlos Cáceres-Puerto (University of Edinburgh)||
Accessible at https://edin.ac/38z4s3l
If you have any questions or would like further information, please contact the organisers.
Find out what else is on
The School of History, Classics and Archaeology offers an exciting programme of seminars across many subjects areas. Visit the research seminars website to find out what else is happening.