Society of Medieval Archaeology AGM and Winter Symposium

The 2020 AGM will be held on Monday, December 7th, at the Institute of Archaeology, University College London at 6pm. Check back for details later in the year.


Previous Events

The 2019 Annual General Meeting of the Society was held in the Sorby Room, Wager Building, University of Reading. See the Agenda here: Society for Medieval Archaeology AGM 2019. The AGM was followed by the Society for Medieval Archaeology’s Winter Symposium with three lectures on recent archaeological discoveries:

Prof. Michelle Brown, University of London

Letters from the Past: the inscriptions from Tintagel and what they tell us of its early medieval inhabitants

James Fairclough, Museum of London Archaeology

Great Ryburgh: The excavation of rare Anglo-Saxon coffins and a Saxon Church

Nathan Wales, University of York

DNA from archaeological seeds illuminates medieval grapevine production


The 2018 Annual General Meeting of the Society was held at 18:00 on Monday 3 December 2018 in the Philip Rahtz Lecture Theatre (K/133), The King’s Manor, University of York, YO1 7EP.

The AGM Agenda can be downloaded here.

The AGM was followed by three lectures on recent archaeological discoveries:

Dr Sarah Croix: Revisiting a ‘Northern Emporium’ – about recent excavations in Viking-Age Ribe

Dr Adrian Maldonado: Reassembling Iona

Dr Gabor Thomas: Building early medieval identities: Lyminge and the agency of post-Roman elite centres