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 seminars 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.
|Thursday 24 Sept||Hallie Buckley (University of Otago)||
'The final frontier bioarchaeology of colonising populations in the Pacific Islands'
NB this seminar will start at 8pm
|Thursday 1 Oct||Various - School of History, Classics and Archaeology, University of Edinburgh||
'Experiences from fieldwork: Looking back and looking forward'
|Thursday 8 Oct||
Tomáš Alušík (Charles University Prague)
|'Health and medicine in prehistoric and archaic Greece'|
|Thursday 15 Oct||
Enrique Moral de Eusebio (Universitat Pompeu Fabra Barcelona)
'Skirts, Schools and Confessionals'
|Thursday 22 Oct||
Karsten Wentink (Sidestone Press Leiden)
|'Stereotype: The role of grave sets in Corded Ware and Bell Beaker funerary practices'|
|Thursday 5 Nov||
Sirio Canos Donnay (Incipit CSIC, Santiago de Compostela)
'Shrines, fortresses, and shifting towns: archaeology of the Upper Casamance, Senegal (7th-19th C)'
|Thursday 12 Nov||
Çiler Çilingiroglu (Ege University Izmir)
'Current themes in the Neolithisation of Anatolia'
|Thursday 19 Nov||
Audrey Scardina (University of Edinburgh)
'The cultural evolution of early Christian churches: a case study of the Alaca Mountain region of Lycia'
|Thursday 26 Nov||Jon Henderson (University of Edinburgh)||'Heritage and global challenges: How archaeology can save the World'|
|Thursday 3 Dec||Jonathan Gardner - (Edinburgh College of Art)||'The archaeology of mega events: From the Great Exhibition to London 2012'|
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.