CBA South East Conference - Death and Remembrance - Redhill

Date: 
Saturday, October 31, 2009 - 10:00 to 17:00

CBA South East Annual Conference 2009

 

DEATH AND REMEMBRANCE

-         an archaeological viewpoint

 

Redhill Methodist Centre

Gloucester Road

Redhill

Surrey

RH1 1BP

 

Saturday 31st October

10.00 – 17.00

 

£20      CBA SE Members

£25      Non-members

 

PROGRAMME

 

9.30                 Registration                  Coffee available in Aldersyde Room

 

10.00               Introduction                  Andrew Richardson, Chairman, CBA SE

 

10.05               David Rudling (University of Sussex)     Roman period burials in Sussex

 

10.40               Dr Martin Welch (UCL)                       The archaeological evidence for the emergence of Anglo-Saxon kingdoms in South East England

 

11.15               Coffee/Tea                   Aldersyde Room

 

11.35               Prof. Tom James (University of Winchester)                  The Black Death of 1348-50 in Southern England          

 

12.10               Maire McQueeney (Author)                 Pets, Pods and Patriots: 21st Century Trends in Death and Disposal on the South Downs.

 

12.45               Questions

 

13.00               Lunch

 

14.00               AGM

 

14.30                Paul Garwood (University of Birmingham)                In their flowing cups: memories, myths and person kinds in Beaker funerary ritual

 

15.05               Tea/Coffee                   Aldersyde Room

 

 

15.25               Casper Johnson & Jim Stevenson (East Sussex CC and ASE)

                        Two 1st Century AD ‘Warrior Burials’ from Ashford in Kent

 

16.00               Dr Jake Weekes (Canterbury Archaeological Trust)      What do funerals mean?

 

16.35               Questions

 

16.45               Close

 

 

Tickets and further details are available from Steve and Eva Corbett, 4 Ditchling Close, Eastbourne, East Sussex BN23 8LS

e-mail: cbase@scorbett.co.uk

Tel: 01273 905004

Postal Address: 
Redhill Methodist Centre
Gloucester Road
Redhill
RH1 1BP