Registration opens shortly for Folklore & Archaeology conference

5 August 2011

Wayland Smithy Neolithic Long Barrow (Photo: Tina Paphitis)

Registration opens on 10 August for the conference on 'Popular Antiquities: Folklore & Archaeology' being held at the Institute on 22 October 2011.

This multidisciplinary one-day conference aims to present and discuss the relationship between folklore and archaeology, their histories, materials, aims, methods and reception, in an attempt promote collaboration between the two disciplines.

To register, please email Tina Paphitis or Martin Locker.

Registration costs £15 waged or £10 student/unwaged and includes refreshments, lunch and a wine reception. Registration opens on Wednesday 10 August and closes on Friday 30 September 2011.  Further details are available here»

Further information about the conference, including a provisional programme, will be available on the Institute of Archaeology Events pages in due course.