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.

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06.01.2020

Urban Archaeology session at the EAA Conference in Budapest (August 2020)

Also this year there will be a special session about Urban Archaeology at the EAA conference! 

Please join us and send in an abstract!

# 394 : The Urban Archaeology Community network: Urban Archaeology in 2020

After the 2017 conference in Maastricht, the Urban Archaeology community was founded. This is a platform for urban archaeologists in Europe to meet and discuss recent issues and developments in Urban Archaeology. Since then the group has met twice at EAA conferences in Barcelona and Bern,and at our own interim meeting in Rome. [Read More…]

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