Throughout the year, the SMA organise and host a variety of exclusive events including artefact handling sessions, training days and behind-the-scenes access to museums. A list of recent events is available in the drop-down.
The Annual General Meeting of the Society is held in early December and is followed by a wine reception and the launch of the Society’s latest monographs.
It is with deep regret that I have to announce the postponement, for the obvious reason, of this year’s conference ‘Cultures of Cloth’, that was to be held in Nottingham later this year. Due to the uncertain times in which we are living the Society will not therefore have a conference this year, but we
“Cultures of Cloth” The Archaeology of Textiles in Medieval Northwest Europe Society for Medieval Archaeology Annual Conference University of Nottingham, 10-12 July 2020 Textiles were the single most important manufactured product in the medieval world. Moving from domestic household production to the commercialisation of the textile industry was a primary driver of the development
Society of Medieval Archaeology AGM and Winter Symposium The 2019 AGM will be held on Monday, December 2, 2019, 18:00 in the Sorby Room, Wager Building (attached to the Department of Archaeology), University of Reading, RG6 6AX. This is Building 5 on the campus map at https://www.reading.ac.uk/web/files/maps/whiteknights-campus-map.pdf The AGM will be followed by the Society
Medieval Archaeology **Volume 63/1 now out and available at Taylor and Francis Online** I’m delighted to announce that issue 63/1 of Medieval Archaeology has now been published online, and the print copy is arriving with members now. The content in this new issue is wide-ranging both in chronology and in location, demonstrating the impressive breadth of the journal’s
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A few weeks left to submit an abstract to our #CulturesofCloth Conference July 2020 @UniofNottingham! Share with your colleagues interested in #medieval #archaeology #cloth #textile #identity #resilience #trade Details here: https://medievalarchaeology.co.uk/events/conferences/
@TokenxEffort and I are hoping to propose a session at the congress on small finds research using @findsorguk data. There are still a few slots available for speakers, so do get in touch if interested. And please retweet! https://twitter.com/SPMA/status/1184038600121442307
We've extended the CFP for our 2020 Conference #CulturesOfCloth held at @UniofNottingham! See full details here: https://medievalarchaeology.co.uk/annual-conference-2020-call-for-papers/ #medieval #archaeology