Wednesday 1 October 2014
This year’s Geoff Egan Memorial Lecture will be given by Frans Verhaeghe at the Society for Antiquaries of London on Monday 15th December
Monday 8 September 2014
Tuesday 2 September 2014
15 December 2014
Edited by Peter Pope and Shannon Lewis-Simpson
Can we approach European expansion to the Americas and elsewhere without colonial triumphalism? A research strategy which automatically treats early establishments overseas as embryonic colonies produces predictable results: in retrospect, some were, some were not. Post-Medieval archaeology has much to contribute to our understanding of the gradual drift of ordinary people - the cast of thousands, anonymous or almost-forgotten behind the famous names of history.