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 Wednesdays 7:00-9:00pm on Zoom. More information can be found on the Archsoc Facebook and Twitter profiles. Admission is free for ArchSoc members and £3 for non-members.
Semester 1 2021/22
|Wednesday 29th Sept||
|‘Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence: An interdisciplinary investigation of the Orkneyinga saga and the history of medieval Orkney’||Tickets|
|Wednesday 13th Oct||Gordon Noble||
‘Pictish Powerhouse of the North: Recent Excavations at Burghead’
|Wednesday 27th Oct||Guillermo Diaz de Liano del Valle||
‘Personhood during the Chalcolithic and Bronze Age in the SouthEast of the Iberian Peninsula’
|Wednesday 10th Nov||Dr Manuel Fernandez-Götz (University of Edinburgh)||
‘The Fluctuating Frontier: Approaching Roman and Native Interactions in Northern Britain through Multi-scalar Research’
|Wednesday 24 Nov||Dr Joanne Rowland (University of Edinburgh)||
‘Conserving and valorising earliest Egypt. The past, present and future of the lesser-known heritage of the Nile Valley.’
|Wednesday 1 Dec||Beatrijs de Groot||
‘Shaping societies: the spread of the potter's wheel in SW Europe (1000-0 BCE)’
|Wednesday 15th Dec||Ioannis Lirtzis||
‘Interdisciplinary approaches to the Kastrouli Project: a Mycenean Settlement in southern Phokis, Greece’
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 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.