World Archaeology Section Newsletter #2: December 2018

Festive greetings from your Graduate Reps, and welcome to the World Archaeology Section Newsletter #2, for the month of December 2018! There’s plenty coming up in the next couple of months, in and around the Institute and, as ever, if there’s anything you’d like included in the next newsletter, or if you’d like to deliver…

World Archaeology Section Newsletter #1: November 2018

Welcome to the return of the World Archaeology Section Newsletter, brought to you by your new Graduate Section Reps, Dominic Pollard and Xosé Hermoso-Buxan! As we’ve just taken over the positions, we’ve decided to start things afresh, with a monthly newsletter of events, conferences, opportunities and general news relevant to members of the section. So,…

Archaeological Heritage of Northern Chile

Miguel Fuentes, a PhD student and member of the World Archaeology section, has sent two short films relating to his research project. This audio-visual material, developed in the framework of my doctoral research “Inca Expansion and Local Populations in the Highlands of Arica”, aims to collaborate with the promotion of the archaeological and cultural heritage…

Off the Record, 1st December – Creswell’s Archive at the V&A: Middle Eastern topographical photographs dating from the early 20th century

This Friday ‘Off the Record’ welcomes Dr Omniya Abdel Barr, Barakat Visiting Fellow at the Victoria & Albert Museum, who will speak about Creswell’s Archive at the V&A: Middle Eastern topographical photographs dating from the early 20th century. Friday 1st December, 1-2pm in room B13. All welcome! Professor Sir Keppel Archibald Cameron Creswell (1879 –…