exists to further the study of the period from the 5th to the 16th century A.D.
We organise exclusive events for SMA members throughout the year. To find out about forthcoming events, join our Facebook, Twitter, or Mailing List.
Over the past number of years we have organised behind-the-scene tours, treasure handling sessions, previews of exhibitions, and excavation open days. To benefit from these events become a Member of the Society for Medieval Archaeology.
Society for Medieval Archaeology 2019 Annual Conference The “Long” Black Death: New perspectives King’s Manor, University of York (UK), 5-6 July 2019 A recent upsurge in scholarly interest in the Black Death – its origins, spread and impact on medieval society – has been driven by methodological advances across a range of disciplines. New techniques have allowed
Each year the Society for Medieval Archaeology invites a student member to take on the role of Student Representative. Student Reps provide a voice for our growing student membership on SMA Council and also help organise our annual SMA Student Colloquium and career workshops. Other roles include the maintenance of our social media platforms and representing the Society
Society for Medieval Archaeology Student Colloquium 2018 The Student Colloquium 2018 will be held at the University of Reading on 9th-11th November 2018. Keep up to date with the Colloquium by liking the Facebook Page. Registration is now open! The conference papers cover a broad range of topics such as medieval material culture, osteology, identities and landscapes from the early