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Archaeology Festival 2009 – Cardiff

January 13, 2009

Current Archaeology, Cardiff University and the National Museum Cardiff are pleased to announce the 2nd annual Archaeology Festival, 6-8 February 2009

Building on the tremendous success of last year’s inaugural event at the British Museum, we’ve lined up more fabulous speakers and top-notch sessions, plus added a third day of tours to famous Welsh sites led by expert guides. This year, we’re also launching the Current Archaeology Awards, a can’t-miss opportunity to recognise the best digs, discoveries, books and personalities of the past year.

Confirmed speakers:
Bettany Hughes, historian, author and broadcaster, Helen of Troy: Goddess, Princess, Whore
Brian Fagan, Emeritus Professor of Anthropology, University of California, Santa Barbara, The Quest for Sustainability
Steven Mithen, Professor of Early Prehistory, University of Reading, Neolithic Emergence: Excavations at WF16, Southern Jordan

Confirmed sessions:
Romans on the Frontiers
Romans and Barbarians
Digging the Tudors
Heritage in Danger
The Archaeology of Wales
…Plus more to come!

£80 Current Archaeology subscribers

£100 General Admission

For booking go to:

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  1. January 14, 2009 12:42 am

    oh cool, I will be there!!

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