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GAP Lectures and Seminars

PCC seminars  usually take place at 1pm in Room 0G 043, Archaeology Building - All welcome
EC seminars
usually take place at 1pm in Room 01-009, Elmwood Building - All welcome
SSC Seminars usually take place at 1pm  in Room 01-009, Elmwood Building - All welcome

Tue 14 Oct 2014
Dr David Ryves (Loughborough University)
Use of silicon isotopes for diatom productivity

Thur 16 Oct 2014
Rob Janaway (University of Bradford)
Forensic archaeology and forensic taphonomy
Chair: Catriona McKenzie

Tue 21 Oct 2014
Professor Alfredo Mederos Martín (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid)
Social complexity and emerging statehood during later prehistory in southern Iberia
Chair: Dirk Brandherm

Tue 4 Nov 2014
Ros Ó’Maoldúin (National University of Ireland, Galway)
Conceptualising exchange in prehistory: case studies from Chalcolithic and Early Bronze Age Ireland
Chair: Dirk Brandherm--POSTPONED

Thu 6 Nov 2014
Dr Sam Roberson (Geological Survey Northern Ireland)
Structural Glaciology

Thu 13 Nov 2014
Dr Stefanie Doebler (Queen's University Belfast)
Homophobia in Europe: the inteplay between deprivation, inequality and corruption
Chair: Dr Ian Shuttleworth

Thu 20 Nov 2014
Professor Ulf Strohmayer (National University of Ireland, Galway)
Spatialising modernity, transforming modernism: the geography of abattoirs in Paris, 1806-1982
Chair: Professor Stephen Royle

Tue 25 Nov 2014
Dr Emily Murray (Queen’s University Belfast)
Digging up medieval Derry. Excavations at Bishops Street Within, 2013
Chair: Audrey Horning

Thu 4 Dec 2014
Dr Lucy Veale (University of Nottingham)
Tempestuous times: exploring the historical geography of the recording and understanding of extreme weather events in the UK, c. 1650 to the present day
Chair: Dr Oliver Dunnett

Fri 5 Dec 2014
Dr Heather Graven (Imperial College London)
The post-bomb era of radiocarbon in the global carbon cycle

Tue 9 Dec 2014
Dr Jane Kershaw (University College London)
The bullion economy of Viking England
Chair: Mark Gardiner

Thu 11 Dec 2014
Dr Stephen Livingstone (University of Sheffield) 
Reconstruction of a palaeo-subglacial lake network in Alberta, Canada

Thu 19 Feb 2015 
Dr Innes Keighren (Royal Holloway, University of London)
The plain and unvarnished truth: authorship, authority, and the search for credibility in nineteenth-century travel writing
Chair: Dr Diarmid Finnegan

Thu 12 Mar 2015 
Professor Yasmin Saikia (Arizona State University)
Uncolonizable: Muslims in Colonial India
Chair: Dr M. Satish Kumar
*Joint seminar with ISCTSJ*