School of History, Classics & Archaeology

ArchSoc seminar series

Edinburgh University Archaeology Society (ArchSoc) host regular research seminars throughout the academic year, which are open to all.

Time and location

ArchSoc seminars usually take place on Tuesdays at 18.30 at the venues listed below.  More information can be found on the Archsoc Facebook and Twitter profiles. Admission is free for ArchSoc members and £3 for non-members.

How to find us

Semester 1 2018
Date Speaker Topic Venue
Tuesday 25 Sept

Jo Rowland

'The discovery and rediscovery of prehistoric Merimde Beni Salama, Nile Delta (c. 100,000 BP - AD2017)'

NB Begins at 19.15

 
Tuesday 16 Oct Ian Ralston 'Neolithic, Dark Age or both? A tale of eastern Scottish timber halls at Doon Hill, East Lothian and Balbridie, Aberdeenshire' Meadows Lecture Theatre, Doorway 4, Old Medical School, Teviot Place
Tuesday 23 Oct Fatma Keshk Fatma Keshk: 'Golden treasures and pyramids: Ancient Egypt in the mind of contemporary' Meadows Lecture Theatre, Doorway 4, Old Medical School, Teviot Place
Tuesday 6 Nov

George Geddes

St Kilda Meadows Lecture Theatre, Doorway 4, Old Medical School, Teviot Place
Tuesday 13 Nov Lindsey Buster 'Inhabiting Broxmouth: Roundhouse biographies in the SE Scottish Iron Age' Meadows Lecture Theatre, Doorway 4, Old Medical School, Teviot Place
Tuesday 20 Nov Daniel Calderbank 'The Sealand of Mesopotamia: New evidence from Tell Khaiber, southern Iraq' Meadows Lecture Theatre, Doorway 4, Old Medical School, Teviot Place

Please visit ArchSoc on Facebook and Twitter.

Edinburgh University Archaeology Society (ArchSoc)

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Other Archaeology seminars

You may also be interested in the regular seminars organised in the Archaeology subject area or by our postgraduate student community.

Archaeology seminars

Archaeology postgraduate seminars

First Millennia Group seminars

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.