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The Silchester Projects, Department of Archaeology, University of Reading in association with the Prehistoric Society present:
Late Iron Age Oppida
A review of recent and current research into Late Iron Age British towns and their landscapes
A one day conference, in which we will examine current understanding of British Iron Age oppida. Ten invited speakers representing some of the most exciting and up to date research projects on Iron Age towns and their environs will present their thoughts and recent findings. There will also be discussion and debate on present and future directions for research in this area. A full programme will be available on this website once finalised. Posters also welcome.
Venue: The Henley Business School, University of Reading, Whiteknights Campus.
Saturday 22nd April 2017 9-5.30pm plus complimentary wine reception 5.30-7pm in the Department of Archaeology.
Booking a place on the conference and offering a poster abstract (200 words max) can be done online via this link from 1st November 2016.
Conference fee is £35 to include entrance, lunch and all refreshments and a book of abstracts.The Prehistoric Society has kindly offered 10 student bursaries to cover conference fees, please see the link above for details.