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Popular Antiquities: Folklore & Archaeology

Publication date: Aug 15, 2011 4:52:35 PM

Start: Oct 22, 2011 9:00:00 AM

Location: UCL Institute of Archaeology

Wayland Smithy Neolithic Long Barrow (Photo: Tina Paphitis)

A one-day multidisciplinary conference entitled 'Popular Antiquities: Folklore & Archaeology', being organised as part of the UCL Early Medieval Interdisciplinary Conference Series, will be held at the Institute on 22 October.

The conference programme is now available here»

The 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.

A poster for the conference is available to download here»

Please contact conference organisers Tina Paphitis or Martin Locker with any enquiries about the event.

UCL Early Medieval Interdisciplinary Conference Series