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Locality and place in the history of archaeology

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					                                                      Department of Archaeology
                                                      Durham University
                                                      South Road
                                                      Durham DH1 3LE



    Childe fifty years after
                     Conference on Saturday, 1st December 2007
                             Archaeology Department
                        Dawson Building, Durham University
                          http://www.dur.ac.uk/map/durham/ (No 41)



         Coffee (9.30 am)
10.00 am Introductory remarks

Part I. Childe in History
10.15 am Prof. Jacek Lech (Polish Academy of Science, Warsaw): V. Gordon Childe: an
            archaeologist looks at History
11.00 am Prof. Timothy Champion (University of Southampton): Childe and Oxford (provisional title)
            Coffee break (11.30-12 noon)
12 noon Prof Ian Ralston (University of Edinburgh): Gordon Childe - the Edinburgh years
12.30 pm Prof David Harris (UCL): Childe at the London Institute of Archaeology
1.00 pm     Dr Díaz-Andreu (Durham University): The international context of Childe´s reception
            Lunch break (1.30 pm- 3 pm)

Part II. Childe and Knowledge
3.00 pm Dr John Chapman (Durham University): "The Danube in [settlement] prehistory" - 80
             years on
3.30 pm      Prof. Elzbieta Jastrzebowska (Accademia Polacca di Roma): Gordon Childe and Late
             Classical Antiquity
4.00 pm      Prof. Robin Coningham & Mr Mark Manuel (Durham University): Willing subordination in
             the Indus
             Coffee break (4.30-4.45 pm)
4.45 pm      Prof. Rowley-Conwy (Durham University): Culture, System, Context: What goes around,
             comes around
5.15 pm      Mr Peter Gathercole (Darwin College, Cambridge): Childe, Marxism and Knowledge
6.00 pm      Prof. Don Brothwell. Concluding remarks

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                 for further information please contact:
                          Margarita Díaz-Andreu
                        (m.diaz-andreu@dur.ac.uk)
    www.dur.ac.uk/archaeology/research/groupings/history_of_archaeology/
           www.dur.ac.uk/archaeology/conferences/current/childe/



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