Institute of Archaeology


Cancelled: Underwater archaeology in Sicily: a case study of in situ preservation

19 May 2020, 6:00 pm–7:00 pm

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The final Accordia Lecture of the 2019-20 series, due to be given by Rosanna Volpe (Independent Researcher), at the UCL Institute of Archaeology on 19 May has been cancelled. Apologies for any inconvenience.

This event is free.

Event Information

Open to







Prof Ruth Whitehouse


Room 612
Institute of Archaeology
31-34 Gordon Square
United Kingdom

The lecture is entitled Underwater archaeology in Sicily: a case study of in situ preservation and all are welcome.

This Accordia event is a joint lecture with the Institute of Archaeology. Any enquiries about the Accordia Lectures on Italy 2019-20 series may be directed to: ruthataccordia@gmail.com

Programme | Accordia Lectures on Italy 2019-20

  • 15 October 2019: Caves for the dead and the living: new results from Bronze Age Grotta Regina Margherita, central Italy (Robin Skeates)
  • 12 November 2019: Urban pigs: dietary, cultural and landscape changes in 1st millennium AD Rome (Umberto Albarella)
  • 10 December 2019: Marzabotto-Kainua: new discoveries in the Etruscan town (Elisabetta Govi)
  • 14 January 2020: Warriors and wayfarers: pilgrimage in Iron Age Central Adriatic Italy (Eleanor Betts)
  • 11 February 2020: Rock-cut tombs and the reproduction of locality: new research on the Sicilian Bronze and Iron Ages (Robert Leighton)
  • 17 March 2020: Toxic tombs with hegemonic husbands: reconsidering masculine identity in Archaic central Italy (Eóin O'Donoghue)
  • 5 May 2020: Materiality and representation in Late Neolithic Malta (Reuben Grima)
  • 19 May 2020: Underwater archaeology in Sicily: a case study of in situ preservation (Rosanna Volpe)