The Society for Post-Medieval Archaeology

The Society for Post-Medieval Archaeology is Europe’s leading society for the study and promotion of historical archaeology. The SPMA was founded in 1966 with the aim of promoting the archaeology of late medieval to industrial society in Britain, Europe and those countries influenced by European colonialism. The Society now covers the archaeology of the period up to the present day. To achieve this aim the Society publishes the triannual journal Post-Medieval Archaeology, and a twice yearly newsletter, as well as regular monographs, and holds conferences and meetings.

About the Society

News

PMAC 2020 Call for Papers

Tuesday 15 October 2019

Our next annual Post-Medieval Archaeology Congress will be held at the University of Plymouth on 17-19 April 2020

SPMA seeks new members of Council

Friday 9 August 2019

Events

Post-Medieval Archaeology Congress 2020

17 April — 19 April 2020

Publications

Facing Otherness in Early Modern Sweden Travel, Migration and Material Transformations, 1500-1800

Facing Otherness in Early Modern Sweden Travel, Migration and Material Transformations, 1500-1800

A new view of Sweden’s relations with the world beyond its borders, from the sixteenth to the eighteenth century.

The Post-Medieval Archaeology Journal

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