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Cabinet of Natural History Nov 05, 2018 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM Seminar Room 1, Department of History and Philosophy of Science, Free School Lane, Cambridge CB2 3RE,
Martha Homfray-Cooper (University of Cambridge) - The Curious Martin Folkes (1690-1754): Sociability and collecting in the mid-eighteenth century
Classical Archaeology Seminars Nov 06, 2018 from 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM Room 1.04, Faculty of Classics, Sidgwick Avenue, CB3 9DA,
John Weisweiler (University of Cambridge) - Predation, Capital Formation and the Composition of the Roman Senate 14-235 CE
D Caucus Seminar Nov 06, 2018 from 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM Room 1.04, Faculty of Classics,
John Weisweiler (Faculty of Classics) - Predation, Capital Formation and the Composition of the Roman Senate 14-235 CE
Cambridge Archaeology Field Group Nov 06, 2018 from 07:30 PM to 08:30 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street,
Tuesday, 6th November is by Bill Franklin on "Landscape Archaeology - learning from documents: the example of a 14th century terrier from Wimpole"
Cambridge Archaeological Field Group Nov 06, 2018 from 07:30 PM to 08:30 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room,
Speaker and title TBC
Professional Development Series Nov 07, 2018 from 01:00 PM to 02:30 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room,
John Robb (University of Cambridge) - You’re the Hiring Committee! The Job Search As Seen From the Other Side of the Table
Aegean Archaeology Group Nov 08, 2018 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM South Lecture Room, Department of Archaeology, North Building, Downing Street,
Discussion: Pottery Panel
Ancient India and Iran Trust Nov 09, 2018 from 05:00 PM to 06:30 PM Ancient India & Iran Trust, 23 Brooklands Avenue, Cambridge, CB2 8BG,
Katherine Butler Schofield (King’s College London) The Courtesan and the Memsahib: Khanum Jan, Sophia Plowden and Their Hindustani Airs, Lucknow 1788
Cabinet of Natural History Nov 12, 2018 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM Seminar Room 1, Department of History and Philosophy of Science, Free School Lane, Cambridge CB2 3RE,
Marie de Rugy (University of Cambridge) - Mountains, Rivers and Forests: The colonial mapping of southeast Asia, between observation and vernacular cartography in the nineteenth century
Launch of ARC vol 33.2 'The Others' with guest speaker Nov 12, 2018 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street,
ARC vol 33.2 'The Others' launch with guest speaker Dr Katie Tucker (University of Winchester) - From Insider to Outcast and back again: new interpretations of old theories on social exclusion in bioarchaeology
D Caucus Seminar Nov 13, 2018 from 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM Room 1.04, Faculty of Classics,
Yannis Galanakis (Faculty of Classics) - Excavating a Monumental Mycenaean Chamber Tomb in Central Greece
Mongolia and Inner Asia Studies Rsearch Seminars Nov 13, 2018 from 04:30 PM to 06:00 PM Seminar room, The Mond Building, Free School Lane, CB2 3RF,
Michael Long (University of Cambridge) - Culture: The Politics of Bounded Passion
Classical Archaeology Seminars Nov 13, 2018 from 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM Room 1.04, Faculty of Classics, Sidgwick Avenue, CB3 9DA,
Yannis Galanakis (University of Cambridge) - Excavating a Monumental Mycenaean Chamber Tomb in Central Greece
CLANS (Cambridge Late Antiquity Network Seminar Series) Nov 13, 2018 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM Room B16, Faculty of Law,
Ali Bonner (University of Cambridge) - The Myth of Pelagianism
Professional Development Series Nov 14, 2018 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room,
Robert Attenborough - From Graduate Supervisee to Graduate Supervisor
Biological Anthropology Seminar Nov 14, 2018 from 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM Seminar Room, LCHES, Fitzwilliam Street, Cambridge CB2 1QH,
Professor Richard McElreath (Max Planck Institute) - The Life History of Hunting Skill in 40 Human Societies
Human-Animal Relations Reading Group Nov 15, 2018 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM North Lecture Room, Department of Archaeology, North Building, Downing Street,
Identifying Interactions
Cabinet of Natural History Nov 19, 2018 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM Seminar Room 1, Department of History and Philosophy of Science, Free School Lane, Cambridge CB2 3RE,
Oscar Kent-Egan (University of Cambridge) - Isaac Van Amburgh The Lion Tamer: Spectacle, education, and natural history in Britain, 1825-1872
Professional Development Series Nov 21, 2018 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room,
Michael B. C. Rivera (University of Cambridge) - Academic Enterprise, Public Engagement and Online Media
Biological Anthropology Seminar Nov 21, 2018 from 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM Seminar Room, LCHES, Fitzwilliam Street, Cambridge CB2 1QH,
Dr. Josephine Joordens (Leiden University) - Title TBC
Aegean Archaeology Group Nov 22, 2018 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM
Lorenzo Mazzotta (University of Pisa) - Aegean and Cypriot ceramic imports at Ugarit between 14th and 12th centuries BC
Cabinet of Natural History Nov 26, 2018 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM Seminar Room 1, Department of History and Philosophy of Science, Free School Lane, Cambridge CB2 3RE,
Margot Lyautey (Paris/ Tübingen) - Plant Protection in France and Germany from the 1930s to the 1950s: The case of the Colorado Potato Beetle
Mongolia and Inner Asia Studies Rsearch Seminars Nov 27, 2018 from 04:30 PM to 06:00 PM Seminar room, The Mond Building, Free School Lane, CB2 3RF,
Joe Ellis (University of Cambridge) - The Conflict in Exemplars: Mythic-Histories, ‘Ethnicities’ and Affines in Khovd Aimag, Mongolia
Classical Archaeology Seminars Nov 27, 2018 from 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM Room 1.04, Faculty of Classics, Sidgwick Avenue, CB3 9DA,
Naomi Sykes (University of Exeter) - Animal invasions: the bio-cultural impact and legacy of the Roman Empire
D Caucus Seminar Nov 27, 2018 from 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM Room 1.04, Faculty of Classics,
Naomi Sykes (University of Exeter) - Animal invasions: the bio-cultural impact and legacy of the Roman Empire
CLANS (Cambridge Late Antiquity Network Seminar Series) Nov 27, 2018 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM Room B16, Faculty of Law,
Adrastos Omissi (University of Glasgow) - The Role of Constantinople in Shaping Late Roman Imperial Power, 324-550
Professional Development Series Nov 28, 2018 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room,
Marianne Eriksen and Erik Gjesfjeld (University of Cambridge) - An ‘After the PhD’ Panel: Navigating Academia as a Post-Doc
Mycenaean Seminar Nov 28, 2018 from 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM Room 1. Faculty of Classics, Sidgwick Ave. ,
Ester Salgarella (University of Cambridge) - Drawing Lines: The Palaeography of Linear A/B
Biological Anthropology Seminar Nov 28, 2018 from 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM Seminar Room, LCHES, Fitzwilliam Street, Cambridge CB2 1QH,
Dr. Susana Carvalho (University of Oxford) - T.H.E. G.A.P.P.P, i.e. (re) Thinking Human Evolution: Gorongosa African Paleo-Primate Project
Ancient India and Iran Trust Nov 30, 2018 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM McDonald Institute Seminar Room,
Gillian Juleff (University of Exeter) - The White Heat of Technology: Pre-Industrial Iron and Steel-Makers of the Indian Subcontinent (Keynote Lecture, Allchin Symposium on South Asian Archaeology)

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Nov 21, 2018

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Nov 22, 2018

South Lecture Room, Department of Archaeology, North Building, Downing Street

Garrod Research Seminars

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African Archaeology Group

Nov 23, 2018

McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street

African Archaeology Group

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