York at the European Association of Archaeologists 2018

Posted on 23 August 2018

Research from 49 York staff and students features in 43 sessions about digital, bioarchaeology, public archaeology, and more!

 

Staff and students from the Department of Archaeology at the University of York will be presenting a wide array of research at the 24th Annual Meeting of the European Association of Archaeologists in Barcelona, 5 - 8 September. The full scientific programme can be downloaded HERE

 

  

Thursday: 

Archaeological Biomolecules from Museum Specimens: Striking a Balance Between Curation and Destructive Sampling, 8:30 - 12:00
Advancing Archaeological Synthesis: Using the Past to Benefit the Future, 14:00 - 18:30
Creating Reproducible Research. New Developments in Computational and Quantitative Methods, 8:30 - 12:00
Why Ancient Lipid Analyses in Archaeology? A Discussion Aimed at Widening the Archaeologist's Interpretation Toolset, 11:00 - 13:00
Archaeological Education Beyond Archaeology: Looking at the Cultural and Social Relevance of Research, 8:30 - 15:30
Research on Archaeological Practices and Knowledge Work in the Digital Environment, 16:30 – 18:30
Insights in Archaeology Today, 8:30 - 18:30
Inhumations and Cemeteries During the Neolithic: A Comparative Approach from Central to the South of Europe, 8:30 – 16:00
Bioarchaeological Approaches Towards Understanding Diet and Subsistence, and Their Role in the Formation of Early Societies, 14:00 - 18:30
Grave Good Biographies of Pre-Metallurgical European Societies, 8:30 - 15:30
Approaches to Medieval Buildings: The Past, Present, and Future of Interpretation and Management, 8:30 - 18:00
From Public Archaeology to Public Humanities: Time for a More Transdisciplinary Approach?, 11:00 - 16:00
Outside Influences: Expressions Through Portable Material Culture in Later Prehistory, 14:00 - 18:30
From Excavation to Sedimentation: The Multiproxy and Biomolecular Environmental Revolution in Archaeology, 8:30 - 13:00
Dairy and Pastoralism in Archaeology, 8:30 - 12:30

Friday:

Does the “Domesticated Landscape” Have a Special Isotopic Signature?, 11:00 - 15:30
Food and Drink in Archaeology: Multidisciplinary Approaches To Past Food Practices (Part 1), 8:30 - 13:00
Issues in Mediterranean Seascapes: From the Terminal Pleistocene to the Early-Middle Holocene – Exotics, Social Interactions and Environment, 16:30 – 18:30
Moving Forward Through a New Gendered Funerary Archaeology. Current Research and New Perspectives on Differences and Inequality in Prehistoric Societies, 8:30 - 13:00
New and Interdisciplinary Approaches in Research Into the Hunter-Fisher-Gatherer Stone Age on the Eastern Shores of the Baltic, 14:00 – 18:30
Archaeological Investigation in Synthetic Worlds: Practical Applications of Theory and Method, 8:30 - 10:30
Methodological Advances in Coastal and Maritime Archaeology, 8:30 - 16:00
Farming Under the Crescent Moon: Archaeological Insights into the Medieval ‘Islamic Green Revolution’, 8:30 – 12:00
Tales of Isotopes from Iberia: Past, Present and Future Perspectives, 11:00 - 18:00
Leaving No Stone Unturned: What Archaeology Means to Unsustainable Urban Growth, 8:30 - 16:00
Medieval Small Finds, 8:30 - 18:00
Sea-Pathways: Neolithic on Littoral Environments, 16:30 - 18:30
Human, Posthuman, Transhuman Digital Archaeologies, 14:00 - 18:30
Methodological Advances In Coastal and Maritime Archaeology, 8:30 - 16:00
Rock & Ritual: Caves, Shelters and Stones in the Ancient Mediterranean, 11:00 – 17:30

Saturday:

Exploring the Potential of Dental Calculus for Reconstructing the Past, 16:30 – 18:30
Suburbia and Rural Landscapes in Medieval Sicily, 11:00 - 16:00
Artefact Reporting, Science And Selection, 16:30 – 18:30
The “ISLAND Laboratory” Revisited: Integrating Environmental and Socio-Cultural Approaches, 8:30 - 18:00
Urban Bioarchaeology: Consumption and Trade in Roman and Medieval Towns, 14:00 - 18:00
Food and Drink in Archaeology: Multidisciplinary Approaches to Past Food Practices (PART 2), 8:30 - 13:00
Just Add Water and Mix: Heritage and Climate Change - Challenges and Novel Approaches, 8:30 – 16:00
Collapse or Transformation? Comparative Perspectives from Africa and Beyond, 14:00 – 17:30
Exploring the Presentation and Interpretation of Prehistory in Museum Displays, 8:30 - 15:30
Manipulated Bodies: Case Studies of Post-Mortem Interactions with Human Remains, 14:00 - 18:30
Fishing for Knowledge in a Sea of Data, 16:30 – 18:30
What’s the Use? Using Artefacts Found by Private Metal Detecting for Research, Outreach, and Exhibition, 8:30 - 12:00
The Value of Objects in Medieval Rural Settlement, 14:00 – 18:30