Tuesday lunchtime lecture series

Organised by PhD students in the Department of Archaeology, this series gives an overview of current work in all areas of our research.

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The Tuesday Lunchtime Lecture Series gives an overview of current work in all areas of archaeological research and invites guest speakers from universities and institutions across the UK and worldwide. The series is organised by PhD students in the Department of Archaeology, and it is also part of our first-year PhD student's Doctoral Development Programme (DDP).


Spring Semester 2020

Venue: Hadfield Building, LT22 (with the exception of 26th Nov when the lecture will take place in Diamond LT9)

Time: Tuesdays, 1-2pm

Talks are free and open to everyone.


Themes for upcoming lectures

Date Speaker Institution Title/subject Introduction
4 February 2020 Dr Maria Stamatopoulou University of Oxford Archaic sanctuaries of Thessaly Chris Giamakis
11 February 2020 Dr Manuel Fernández-Götz University of Edinburgh "Urbanisation Against the Grain: The Rise and Collapse of Megasites in Early Iron Age Europe" Faidon Moudopoulos-Athanasiou
18 February 2020 Dr Eric Tourigny University of Newcastle The treatment of pets in the post-medieval period Cait Scott
3 March 2020 Professor Robin Osborne University of Cambridge Detecting and explaining change in archaic Attica Chris Giamakis
17 March 2020 Dr Anne-Zahra Chemssedoha University Toulouse Jean-Jaurès The Early Iron Age burial customs in Northern Greece : a study of regional histories Chris Giamakis
24 March 2020 Faidon Moudopoulos - Athanasiou University of Sheffield PGR Presentation- The Early Modern Zagorochoria of NW Greece: Reading History from and into a Montane Cultural Landscape  
31 March 2020 Matt Lester University of Sheffield PGR Presentation- Topic TBC  
EASTER        
5 May 2020 Dr Valentina Tumolo University of Durham Archaeobotany, Settlement, Climate and Society: Human-environment interaction in the Ancient Near East and the CLaSS project Prof. Umberto Albarella
12 May 2020 Dr Christina Tsoraki University of Leicester Neolithic Çatalhöyük  

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