Institute of Archaeology


Current Archaeology Live! 2023

25 January 2023

The UCL Institute of Archaeology is co-organiser of the Current Archaeology Live! 2023 event which will take place on 25 February.

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The Current Archaeology Live! 2023 event, which the UCL Institute of Archaeology is co-organising this year, is being held at the UCL Institute of Education on Saturday 25 February 2023. Just a month to go!

The Keynote Speaker at the event is Shahina Farid, former Field Director and Project Coordinator at the Neolithic site of Çatalhöyük in Turkey, currently scientific dating coordinator for Historic England and also an Honorary Senior Research Fellow at the UCL Institute of Archaeology, while research presentations will be given by current staff including Stuart Brookes and Corisande Fenwick.

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The winners of the 2023 Current Archaeology Awards will be announced on 25 February as part of the event. 

The project Cladh Hallan: exploring the roundhouse way of life in South Uist, co-led by Mike Parker Pearson, has been nominated for Research Project of the year 2023. London in the Roman World by Dominic Perring has been nominated for Book of the year 2023.

The awards, voted for entirely by the public, celebrate the projects and publications that made the pages of the magazine over the past 12 months, and the people judged to have made outstanding contributions to archaeology. Voting will close on 1 February. 

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