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Ticket booking for Paul Courtney Memorial Conference

Sunday 12 October 2014

Ticket booking for the Paul Courtney Memorial Conference on Saturday 18th October is now open until Wednesday 15th October.

Geoff Egan Memorial Lecture 2014

Wednesday 1 October 2014

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Exploring Atlantic Transitions: Archaeologies of Transience and Permanence in New Found Lands

Exploring Atlantic Transitions: Archaeologies of Transience and Permanence in New Found Lands

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.

The Post-Medieval Archaeology Journal

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