Anglo-Saxon towers of lordship and the origins of the English castle
Publication date: Apr 17, 2013 05:24 PM
Start: May 07, 2013 05:30 PM
Location: Room 612, Institute of Archaeology
Michael Shapland will give a seminar as part of the Institute of Archaeology/British Museum Medieval Seminar Series at the Institute on 7 May.
Dr Shapland's seminar is entitled Anglo-Saxon towers of lordship and the origins of the English Castle' and all are welcome.
The seminar will be followed by a wine reception and a special launch event of three new volumes in the Staff Common Room (Room 609).
- Landscapes of Defence in Early Medieval Europe, edited by John Baker, Stuart Brookes and Andrew Reynolds
- Beyond the Burghal Hidage. Anglo-Saxon Civil Defence in the Viking Age by John Baker and Stuart Brookes
- Early Medieval Art and Archaeology in the Northern World. Studies in Honour of James Graham-Campbell, edited by Andrew Reynolds and Leslie Webster
Any enquiries about the event may be directed to Andrew Reynolds.