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Field Archaeology: Methods and Mayhem Mar 27, 2017 from 07:00 PM to 08:00 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street,
Kasia Gdaniec, (Senior Archaeologist, Historic Environment Team, Cambridgeshire County Council) - Sweating the small stuff: An informal discussion of decision making in Development Management archaeology
Von Hügel Lecture 2017 Mar 28, 2017 from 05:30 PM to 06:30 PM Mill Lane Lecture Theatre 3, Mill Lane, Camvridge, CB2 1RX,
Prof. Kavita Singh, (Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Dehli) - Museums, Heritage, Culture: Into the Conflict Zone
Cambridge Antiquarian Society Apr 03, 2017 from 06:00 PM to 07:00 PM Law Faculty Building, Sidgwick Site,
Tony Kirby - Losing track: transport in Cambridgeshire, 1900-2016
Cambridge Archaeology Field Group Apr 05, 2017 from 07:30 PM to 08:30 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street,
Paul Spoerry, (Regional Manager of Oxford Archaeology East and CAFG President) - Medieval Fenland Salterns: Recent investigations
Material Culture Laboratory Guest Lecture Series Apr 24, 2017 from 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street,
Richard Lesure, (University of California, Los Angeles) - title tbc
The Ancient India and Iran Trust Apr 24, 2017 from 05:30 PM to 06:30 PM 23 Brooklands Avenue, Cambridge, CB2 8BG,
Giles Tillotson, (Maharaja Sawai Man Singh II Museum, City Palace, Jaipur) - Recent developments at the Maharaja Sawai Man Singh II Museum, City Palace, Jaipur
Garrod Research Seminars Apr 27, 2017 from 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street,
Prof. Dorian Fuller, (University College London) - Rice domestication and the early Anthropocene
African Archaeology Group May 01, 2017 from 04:30 PM to 06:00 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street,
Julian Cooper, (University of Exeter) - The Narrative of Nomads: Reconstructing the history of the Blemmyes and the Eastern Desert in Antiquity
Mongolia and Inner Asia Studies Unit May 02, 2017 from 04:30 PM to 06:00 PM Seminar Room, The Mond Building, Free School Lane,
Charlotte Bruckermann, (Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology) - The Mistress of the Hearth: Female mobility, domestic divinities, and reproductive power in North Central China
Ancient Near East Seminar Series May 02, 2017 from 05:30 PM to 06:30 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street,
Tim Clayden, (University of Oxford) - The Late Babylonian to Early Kassite Period: Issues
18th Annual Cambridge Heritage Research Group Seminar May 06, 2017 from 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street,
Heritage and Revolution: First as Tragedy, then as Farce?
Cambridge Antiquarian Society May 08, 2017 from 06:00 PM to 07:00 PM Law Faculty Building, Sidgwick Site,
Warwick Rodwell - From Hadstock to Westminster: 45 years of church archaeology reviewed
2017 Marilyn Strathern Lecture May 09, 2017 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM Old Divinity School, St Johns College followed by a drinks reception at the Old Combination room, Trinity College,
Timothy Ingold, (University of Aberdeen) - Provisional title: The Future of anthropology and the future of the University
CDAL Workshop May 09, 2017 from 05:30 PM to 06:30 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street,
Mark Gillings, (University of Leicester) -title tbc
BioAnth Seminar Series May 10, 2017 from 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM BioAnth Lecture Theatre, Room 41, Division of Biological Anthropology, Pembroke Street, CB2 3QG,
Ian Gilligan, (University of Sidney) - Aboriginal body shape and clothing, and the Tasmanian problem(s)
Egyptian World Seminar Series May 10, 2017 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street,
Roland Enmarch, (University of Liverpool) - title tbc
Garrod Research Seminars May 11, 2017 from 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street,
Prof. Charlotte Roberts, (Durham University) - Everything you might want to know about leprosy, past and present: Dispelling some myths
African Archaeology Group May 15, 2017 from 04:30 PM to 06:00 PM West Building Seminar Room, Division Room, Downing Street,
Joanne Clarke, (University of East Anglia) - The Western Sahara (Title tbc)
Americas Archaeology Group May 16, 2017 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street,
Stella Nair, (University of California Los Angeles) - Spaniards, scholars, and the imagined spaces of Inca architecture
Mongolia and Inner Asia Studies Unit May 16, 2017 from 04:30 PM to 06:00 PM Seminar Room, The Mond Building, Free School Lane,
Anastasia Piliavsky (Girton College, Cambridge) - The perils of stray men, or why everybody needs a master (in India, for example)
CDAL Workshop May 16, 2017 from 05:30 PM to 06:30 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street,
Andrew Bevan, (University College London) - Archaeology, Human History and the Data Deluge
MAKING CITIES: Economies of production and urbanisation in Mediterranean Europe 1000-500 BCE International symposium from May 18, 2017 09:00 AM to May 19, 2017 05:00 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street,
This two-day symposium will focus on the economies of production at specific sites or regions of Greece, Italy and Spain during the period of urbanisation in order to place textile production in a wider economic context.
Field Archaeology: Methods and Mayhem May 22, 2017 from 07:00 PM to 08:00 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street,
Michael Bamforth, (University of York) - The wonderful world of waterlogged wood: A field archaeologist guide
CDAL Workshop May 23, 2017 from 05:30 PM to 06:30 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street,
Thomas Currie, (University of Exeter) - title tbc
Egyptian World Seminar Series May 24, 2017 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street,
Cary Martin, University College London - title tbc
Mongolia and Inner Asia Studies Unit May 30, 2017 from 04:30 PM to 06:00 PM Seminar Room, The Mond Building, Free School Lane,
Michael Puett, (Harvard University) - Master, Host, Demon, God
CDAL Workshop May 30, 2017 from 05:30 PM to 06:30 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street,
Xavier Rubio-Campillo, (University of Edinburgh) - title tbc
Ancient Near East Seminar Series Jun 02, 2017 from 05:30 PM to 06:30 PM South Lecture Room, Division of Archaeology, Downing Site,
Tzvi Abusch, (Brandeis University) - Some synchronic and diachronic observations on a Babylonian prayer type
Mongolia and Inner Asia Studies Unit Jun 13, 2017 from 04:30 PM to 06:00 PM Seminar Room, The Mond Building, Free School Lane,
Martin Mills, (University of Aberdeen) - Last Gift of the God-King: Negotiating constitutional ownership in the wake of the Dalai Lama’s resignation
Mongolia and Inner Asia Studies Unit Jun 13, 2017 from 04:30 PM to 06:00 PM Seminar Room, The Mond Building, Free School Lane,
Martin Mills, (University of Aberdeen) - Last Gift of the God-King: Negotiating Constitutional Ownership in the Wake of the Dalai Lama’s Resignation

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Upcoming events

Field Archaeology: Methods and Mayhem

Mar 27, 2017

McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street

Von Hügel Lecture 2017

Mar 28, 2017

Mill Lane Lecture Theatre 3, Mill Lane, Camvridge, CB2 1RX

Cambridge Antiquarian Society

Apr 03, 2017

Law Faculty Building, Sidgwick Site

Cambridge Archaeology Field Group

Apr 05, 2017

McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street

Material Culture Laboratory Guest Lecture Series

Apr 24, 2017

McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street

The Ancient India and Iran Trust

Apr 24, 2017

23 Brooklands Avenue, Cambridge, CB2 8BG

Garrod Research Seminars

Apr 27, 2017

McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street

African Archaeology Group

May 01, 2017

McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street

Mongolia and Inner Asia Studies Unit

May 02, 2017

Seminar Room, The Mond Building, Free School Lane

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