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ERAS: Living and Dying by the Spear in Iron Age East Yorkshire

21/Feb/2018 @ 19:30 - 21:00

£1.00

Image: Pocklington burial 16030, which included five spearheads, an iron ferrule and an iron sword (location of spearheads indicated with red arrows). Photograph Yvonne Inall, copyright MAP Archaeology Ltd

Speaker: Dr Yvonne L Inall, Post Doctoral Research Assistant in Archaeology, University of Hull

Dr Yvonne Inall was recently awarded a PhD in History from the University of Hull, undertaking an archaeological examination the role of spearheads in Iron Age Britain. As part of her doctoral thesis Yvonne conducted a review of British Iron Age burial practices, with a particular focus on martial burials. She is now assisting Dr Malcolm Lillie with the long durée component of the Remember Me Project: Deep in Time: Meaning and Mnemonic in Archaeological and Diaspora Studies of Death.

Lectures usually start at 7:30pm and are held in the Wilberforece Building, Hull University, Cottingham Road, Hull. There is an entrance fee for non-members of £1.

Details

Date:
21/Feb/2018
Time:
19:30 - 21:00
Cost:
£1.00
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.eras.org.uk/_living_and_dying_by_the_spear_in_iron_age_east_yorkshire

Organiser

East Riding Archaeological Society
Email:
cparrateras@outlook.com
Website:
www.eras.org.uk

Venue

University of Hull
Wilberforce Building, Cottingham Road
HULL, HU6 7RX United Kingdom
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Website:
http://www.hull.ac.uk/Choose-Hull/Study-at-Hull/Our-campus/Our-campus.aspx