Urban Archaeology community
EAA community for Urban Archaeology

03.09.2021

Urban Archaeology community at the virtual EAA 2021 meeting

The EAA urban archaeology community has two meetings scheduled next week:

Monday 7 September at 12.30 we have the community businessmeeting scheduled. Its main goal is to exchange ideas and improve our community. We are one of the largest communities within the EAA. [Read More…]

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11.12.2020

17 December 2020, 10.00-11.00 AM CET: Launch of the book ‘Managing Archaeology in Dynamic Urban Centres’

17 December 2020, 10.00-11.00 AM CET: The official launch of the book Managing Archaeology in Dynamic Urban Centres, edited by Paul Belford and Jeroen Bouwmeester.

The launch will be hosted by the Cultural Heritage Agency of the Netherlands, who provided funding for the publication. The chair of the meeting is Jos Bazelmans (Cultural Heritage Agency of the Netherlands). [Read More…]

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25.08.2020

26 August 2020 - Virtual session Urban Archaeology

rome klein.jpgWithin only a couple of hours this years virtual EAA will be opened. Already tomorrow at 9.00 CET you can join our session number 394:  

The urban archaeology network: urban archaeology in 2020!

We will talk about practising urban archaeology in 2020 along the following main themes:

• challenges around preserving archaeological remains in situ;
• pressures on time, resources and funding;
• competition with many other public interests – better transport, new housing, more tourism;
• new techniques in modelling, researching and excavating urban sites;
• increasing pressure from politicians, funders – and from archaeologists themselves.

Please join our session. [Read More…]

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