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Department of Archaeology


The Heritage Research Group is made up of postgraduate students, academics, heritage practitioners and other interested parties. The seminars aim to bring together researchers from diverse disciplinary backgrounds, whose projects cover a wide range of topics within the broad field of heritage. 


The Michaelmas 2021 term card for the Heritage Research Group can be found at:


Contact name: 
Ben Davenport
Contact email: 

Events In This Series For This Academic Year

Session Name Date Event speaker
CHRC Lunchtime Heritage Seminars - Niche Construction, Heritage Ecology, and Ancient Samoan Agriculture Thursday, 3 November, 2022 - 13:00 Dr Ethan Cochrane (Associate Professor, University of Auckland)
CHRC Lunchtime Heritage Seminars - The making of a “heritage citizen”: historic preservation, urban gentrification, and personal transformation in Indonesia Thursday, 10 November, 2022 - 13:00 Dr Lauren Yapp (Lecturer in Urban Studies, Brown University)
CHRC Lunchtime Heritage Seminars - Humility, Hubris, and Heritage: Tales from the Frontlines of Community-Based Research Thursday, 17 November, 2022 - 13:00 Dr Tanja Hoffmann (Leverhulme Research Fellow, University of York)
CHRC Lunchtime Heritage Seminars - Culture in Crisis: Leveraging the Power of Museums in Heritage Preservation Internationally Thursday, 24 November, 2022 - 13:00 Laura Searson (Cultural Heritage Preservation Lead, Victoria & Albert Museum)
CHRC Lunchtime Heritage Seminars - 'The Moon and the Ghetto': How Cultural Heritage Solutions Can Help Solve the World’s Wicked Problems Thursday, 1 December, 2022 - 13:00 Prof John Schofield (Director of Studies in Cultural Heritage Management, University of York)